Our Team

IBTS has hundreds of employees across our 10 locations who bring expertise from all levels of government and the private and nonprofit sectors. Our team includes former city managers and department heads; planners, inspectors, engineers, and other construction professionals; FEMA and HUD experts; and researchers, consultants, and other subject matter experts who work across divisions to develop actionable solutions and provide service excellence based on our time-tested best practices.


Ashok Goswami

Chief Executive Officer

Shyam Choudhary


Chris Fennell

Chief Development Officer

Joseph Balac

Director, General Counsel, Contracts, & Risk Management

Craig Bertolett

Director, Operations and Technology

Brooke Crouter

Development Program Director

Ryan Griffith

Planning and Economic Development Program Director

Paul Hancher

Director, Building Department, Energy & Sustainability, and Resiliency Services

Karen Johnson

Market Engagement Program Director

Maurice Kessler

Director, Finance

Chris Miller

Director, Municipal Services

Jorge Rodríguez Ruiz, PE

Director, Puerto Rico Region

Gregory Seldon

Director, Strategic Partnerships

Christine Tsai

Director, Federal Services Programs

Patrick Howell

Board Liaison and International Strategic Goal Lead

Rudy Saporite

Energy Services Program Manager

Curt Skoog

Branch Manager, Kansas City

Steve Traina

Director, Texas Region