Our Team

James Kudla

James Kudla

President

As the President of Tarrytech Computer Consultants, James Kudla specializes in management, new product development and business development. James earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Binghamton University and holds many technical certifications including the MCSE, CCNA and CCNP. As a former network systems engineer and network integrator, James brings our team 19 years of diverse IT industry experience. James and the talented team at Tarrytech are committed to Tarrytech’s mission, which is “To create and maintain harmony in your technical life through the design, installation, management, and support of smart technology solutions.


Barbara Kudla

Barbara Kudla

Vice President

Vice President Barbara Kudla is responsible for managing Tarrytech’s payroll, human resources, benefits and accounts payable & receivable. Barbara holds a BA in English, Literature and Rhetoric from Binghamton University, as well as a Master’s of Education from Pace University and Teacher’s Certification. A former director of customer service and director of accounts, Barbara brings our company nearly two decades of industry experience.


Roger

Roger

Senior Network Engineer

As our Senior Network Engineer, Roger R. Ramsumair specializes in remote network engineering support, including monitoring and alerts, backup & data offsite replication, mail servers like Exchange, client security deployment and maintenance, custom firewalls, virtual private networks, content filtering, system operating systems and servers. Roger earned a BS in Computer Engineering from NYU-Poly and now brings our team experience as a former field engineer and support specialist, making him the expert our clients depend on for reliable, expert service when they need it most.


Jerry

Jerry

Project Manager and Engineer

Jerry has been working in the IT field for over 10 years. His experience includes the support and design of large scale academic networks with thousands of computers. He is an expert in Microsoft technologies, Amazon Web Services, Security Process, as well as routing, switching, and primary server services. Jerry is in charge of developing objectives, scopes, timelines, feasibility and deployment for all projects. Between server reboots, Jerry loves to spend time with his lovely wife, their three dogs, and playing 18 holes.


Edickson

Edickson

vCIO - Virtual Chief Information Officer

Edickson Mata is the original vCIO at Tarrytech establishing the business relationship with customers and helping them bring their business to the next level by offering the right technology solutions at the right time. His customer-first methodology has created harmony between the customer and the Tarrytech technical staff which provides solutions to their ever-evolving technology challenges. Edickson is an IT professional with fifteen years of industry experience in project planning and delivery, help desk management & IT Support, RMM & PSA toolset management, IT resource allocation management and strategic planning. Edickson earned a Master’s degree in Management Information Systems at CUNY City College, and a BS in Computer Information System as well as numerous technical certifications including CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ and MCTS.


Lenny

Lenny

IT Specialist

Lenny holds a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from the University of Buffalo, as well as multiple IT certifications. As part of the reactive team, he makes sure that any daily issues encountered on your network are resolved in a timely fashion. Having experience with desktop support on all operating systems helps but so does knowing how to work on Windows servers, virtual environments, and networking hardware. Lenny is a fitness lover, so when off work, you are likely to find him working out. He also enjoys spending time with family and watching movies with friends.


Michael

Michael

Network Administrator

Michael Cruz graduated with his Computer Information System degree from Mercy College and currently holds an A.A.S. Networking degree from Westchester Community College. He also holds a Microsoft Networking Fundamentals Certification. His experience with Windows Systems both server and desktop and general experience with networking helps him take care of the Tarrytech customer technology with frequent visits onsite. He has the ability to learn your primary company software to deploy and troubleshoot it. In his spare time, Michael's hobbies include golf, cooking, and movies out with friends.


Geoffrey

Geoffrey

Project Engineer / Network Specialist

Geoffrey Pawlikowski is a graduate from the Rochester Institute of Technology where he received a bachelor's degree in Applied Networking and Systems Administration. Through the various projects and companies Geoffrey has worked for he has gained tremendous experience working with small businesses to large enterprises. A multifaceted IT Management professional who utilizes essential tech skills in executing Tarrytech projects and deploying all types of hardware. He devotes time and energy to understand your business functions and how IT can improve your business workflow. In his off time you will probably find him watching sports.


Frank

Frank

Director of Sales and Marketing

Frank Legio has over 15 years’ experience in sales and marketing . He has a passion for cultivating business and building and maintaining superior client relationships across a diverse audience. Frank hobbies include spending time with his two children, cooking and utilizing his culinary background while relaxing with his family and friends.


Daniel

Daniel

Sales Specialist

Sales Specialist Dan is a student at Binghamton University who is new to the IT industry. In his free time he enjoys reading, going to concerts, and working out.


Jesenia

Jesenia

Centralized Services Manager

Jesenia manages our Centralized Services at Tarrytech, making sure all of your computers are up to date and secure from threats! She is a graduate of Mercy College where she received a bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, playing sports and doing group activities.


Joe

Joe

Support Engineer

Joe has earned a Bachelors of Science in information Systems, as well as a dual minor in Business and Security at Pace University. He is currently working on his Masters of Science in Information Assurance, with a concentration in Network Defense at Capella University. Joe is a strong enthusiast in System Administration and Cybersecurity and has done projects on the side to keep learning in the growing fields. He has a passion for solving problems, small or large, and bringing satisfaction to users when resolving their IT issues. Joe currently holds certifications in CompTIA A+ and Datto Technician Specialist 1. Joe enjoys watching sports (All New England teams), online gaming, watching movies with friends and learning new ways to use technology.


Shuichi

Shuichi

Network Administrator

Shuichi ensures that the vision and the service of Tarrytech is delivered by analyzing, developing IT strategy and providing control for our customers. Prior to his current role, he began his career in publishing as a Systems Engineer and served for several top hedge funds and assisted in crisis management.


Joe L.

Joe L.

Network Engineer

With his new found passion in IT Joe attacks his career like everything else in his life, full speed. After finishing first in his class and earning six industry certifications in under six months Joe is ready to handle any and all issues you may be experiencing. Joe is always striving to be better and showcases that with his never-ending lust for education. He brings a top notch level of customer service which he provides to all clients. On his off time Joe enjoys watching sports and spending time with his family.


Odin

Odin

vCIO - Virtual Chief Information Officer

Odin Fuhrman is a vCIO working with Tarrytech clients to help leverage technology in conjunction to their company strategy. He shows the client ways they can improve their bottom line through technology as well. He is there with them every step of the way as their needs grow and their business evolves. He knows how to help them understand and appreciate technology to make a positive impact and stay ahead of the curve in the ever changing technology landscape. Odin has over eighteen years of experience working as an IT Professional, with general IT support, cloud technology, data centers, and web development. He has led tech teams on large scale projects and supported many multi-million dollar businesses in a wide variety of industries. Odin graduated from The College of Westchester with a Multimedia Management and Graphics Design Associates Degree.


Jason

Jason

Network Administrator

Jason brings to the team over 10 years of experience specializing in network security, engineering and technical account management. His MSP experience started in 2013, this has helped him tackle any task with thoroughness and focus. He has achieved several IT certifications including Cisco, Microsoft, and AHIMA to name a few. Jason enjoys keeping up with the latest tech trends and applies them to his day to day functions. When not at work, he's either brushing up on tech, in the gym breaking a sweat, or breaking bread with family and friends.


Sergio

Sergio

Network Engineer

Sergio holds a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Networking. Member of the reactive team, he diligently works on resolving client issues and assures that he leaves them with a positive customer service experience. He started his IT career in 2015 and has excelled in his abilities by learning and assisting in multiple IT fields ranging from Help Desk to Project work. On his off time, Sergio's interest include Photography, Videography, Health and Fitness.


Corey

Corey

Network Engineer

Corey is one of our Network Engineers working on our Reactive Team. He has been working in IT since high school and graduated from Western New England College with a Bachelor's in Information Technology. He played lacrosse during his 4 years there. Corey has a real passion for technology and thoroughly enjoys learning new techniques, problem-solving and completing the task at hand. He enjoys working with the team, and is always available to help. In his spare time, you can find him training at the gym, playing lacrosse, golfing, and snowboarding.