Our Team

MTS-2015f150MergerTree maintains one of the strongest Help Desks in the industry to support our customers with issues at any level.  In addition, we maintain one of the top-ranked groups of technicians to support and improve your technology investment 24/7/365.   Our team’s dedication to helping our customers grow their businesses is what makes MergerTree the best provider of IT solutions for small to midsize businesses.

NewmanTroyFINALTroy Newman – Chief Executive Officer

CISSP

Troy has extensive technical experience with electrical systems, database management and infrastructure design, integration and development, serving in various industries including a Fortune 500 energy company.  He is a veteran of the United States Air Force, and his experience includes:

  • Successfully managing operations and relocation of data centers in New York, Houston, Dallas, Seattle and London.
  • Merging Microsoft Exchange operations from several organizations into one multi-site configuration, enabling advanced features of collaboration, centralized administration and security.
  • Designing and implementing several Active Directory infrastructures and wireless handheld messaging systems integrated with Microsoft Exchange.
  • Houston Infragard Member.
  • Extensive Cybersecurity experience.

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 David Patterson – Senior Systems Engineer/Architect

David has over 25 Years in IT working with clients in as diverse industries as oil and gas, medical, financial, government, and grocery services. His experience allows him to quickly identify the root cause of technical issues and find the best solution for each situation. David is a veteran of the United States Air Force and his experience includes:

  • A specialty in network security, maintenance, and trouble shooting
  • Outstanding knowledge of current systems and technology.
  • Re-engineering of multiple under-performing networks to improve overall efficiency for clients
  • Extensive experience in supporting both the Traditional “In-House” as well as Outsourced “Cloud” IT Platforms.

BruceLitwinPhotoBruce Litwin – Partner

Bruce is one of the founding partners of MergerTree Solutions LP and a member of the Board of Directors. He has over 30 years of experience in business startup and growth scenarios. He contributes leadership, strategic thinking, and sales management skills to MergerTree. Bruce has helped to create a company based on the mission to provide clients with premier IT and Cybersecurity services.

Bruce holds a bachelor’s degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York and a Master’s of Business Administration degree from Texas Woman’s University.

 

 

Joseph Rapoport – Systems Engineer

Joseph has over 22 Years in IT working with clients in as diverse industries as legal, insurance, retail, and consulting. His experience allows him to quickly identify the root cause of technical issues and find the best solution for each situation. Joseph is a veteran of the United States Marine Corp and his experience includes:

  • A specialty in desktop and server security and maintenance.
  • Outstanding knowledge of network and systems administration.
  • Supporting MergerTree’s Private Cloud and providing excellent customer service.
  • Houston Infragard Member.

 

Tanner Smith – Helpdesk Technician

Tanner has over 5 Years in IT working with clients in as diverse industries as oil and gas, legal, and retail. His experience allows him to quickly identify the root cause of technical issues and find the best solution for each situation. Tanner’s experience includes:

  • A specialty helpdesk and workstation, laptop, mobile device support.
  • Outstanding knowledge of computer hardware and software.
  • Excellence in Supporting MergerTree’s managed service clients.

 

NewmanTammieFINALTammie Higgins Newman – Finance and Account Manager

Tammie has over 14 years experience in business management. She also has extensive experience in Cybersecurity. Her knowledgebase and excellent customer service allows her to manage accounts and provide superior client support. Tammie’s experience includes:

  • CHSP
  • A specialty in finance and accounting.
  • 14 plus years business management.
  • Product Development.
  • Cyber Security Specialist.
  • CompTIA Cybersecurity Training.
  • Houston Infragard Member.

 

 

 

 

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