We’re a group of passionate people trying to change the world one line of code at a time.
L Street Team
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Jay graduated from the University of Iowa with a BBA in Accounting & an emphasis in Entrepreneurial Finance. Jay’s career began at KPMG in the mid ‘90s before co-founding his first technology company in the early ‘00s.
Founder and CEO
Tricia enjoys working with and meeting new people and getting the opportunity to hear their stories. Tricia loves a good challenge, problem solving, and a little friendly competition.
VP, Client Services
Carolyn has enjoyed being a part of the L Street team since 2002. She is the proud mother of two that take up much of her free time. She most enjoys spending time with friends and family.
VP, Finance & Human Resources
A proud alum of Indiana University, Dan oversees all things product-related at L Street. Dan enjoys traveling, rooting for the Cubs and the daily challenge of being a new dad.
Mid-Atlantic guy schooled out West to change things in the Windy City and beyond. Helps make things that change things where Business, Commerce and Consumers touch technology.
VP, Planning & Development
Jeff has lived in the Chicagoland area his entire life. When he is not researching and implementing the latest and greatest technologies, he can be found enjoying live music, snowboarding and traveling the globe.
Director of Technology
Stephanie is passionate about designing, coding, uxing, music and rehabbing furniture. She brings 10 years of experience to L Street Collaborative.
Director of User Experience
Ranjani joined the L Street Collaborative team in 2008. She enjoys working with our clients and is an aspiring DBA in the making. In her free time, she likes spending time with family, travelling and shopping!
Director of Client Services
John’s main role is to oversee the internal processes at L Street, but his passion lies in mentoring our employees to advance themselves both personally and professionally.
Alisa has always enjoyed programming and logic problems. She has been with her husband since they were both just 18 years old, and together they are raising four kids. Alisa is also a marathon runner.
Executive Accounting Administrator
Benji grew up in the southwest suburbs of Chicago and competed as a Big Ten athlete at the University of Illinois. He enjoys staying active by keeping busy in the gym, attempting to play guitar and exploring Chicago.
Director of Customer Engagement
Robert is the guru of product development around L Street. When not leading one of his amazingly informative lunch and learns with the L Street staff, Robert enjoys spending time with his family.
Senior Software Engineer
Elena enjoys learning new things, solving problems and helping our Campus Anyware clients. Outside of work, you’ll find her spending time with family, teaching string instruments, running and singing Abba songs.
Denise comes from a biomedical engineering background, but she naturally gravitated toward software development because it’s so fun! She enjoys spending time with her two children, reading and playing a guitar.
Glenn Shimkus co-founded Cartavi, LLC in 2009 and served as its Chief Executive Officer. In 2013, Glenn oversaw the successful acquisition of Cartavi by DocuSign.
VP, Product at DocuSign
Christopher Deutsch has spent over 15 years investing in and working with early-stage startups in ecommerce, enterprise software, social media, consumer internet, online video, mobile apps, sports and family safety.
VP Bus. Development at Loft Corp
Steve joined SPINS in 2014. Steve has held senior management positions at technology-based companies Hewlett-Packard, Network Solutions/VeriSign and Briefing.com.
EVP Product & Operation at SPINS
Jim is a strategic management consultant focused on Human Resources. He’s spent his entire career building trusted advisor relationships helping start-ups to Fortune 500 companies.
Partner at Mercer
Sonya is Founder and Principal of Mantra for Good, an organization that unites people to work on projects to improve lives and our world and Founder and President of ReflectUs Advisors, LLC.
Founder at Mantra for Good
Michael is an entrepreneur, executive and investor. Now Head of Strategy at Curiosity, he was part of HotJobs.com IPO (Pre-Yahoo! acquisition) and cofounder of native advertising pioneer appssavvy.
Head of Strategy at Curiosity
An expert in Crypto Currency and Blockchain technology, Shannon creates and manages the technology infrastructure at http://ribbit.me
Chief Architect at Loyyal
Doug Lambert has 15 years of operations, organizational design, contract administration, human resources and team building experience for start up and fortune 100 companies.