President / CEO - Curtis Funderburk
The SI team is headed by Curtis Funderburk, its CEO and founder. Mr. Funderburk is an experienced Cisco Networking Architect and a Cisco Certified Academy Instructor (CCAI) with over 15 years of design, implementation and computer system maintenance experience. He has served as test engineer for Verizon Systems Engineering and Test Center and as a supervisor for the Verizon Network Operation Center. He has led as a Network Engineer for the Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) in Washington, DC where he was responsible for deploying the entire data network for the Metropolitan Washington DC Police Department. In addition, he has provided service as Network Engineer for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Food and the Drug Administration (FDA). His experience also includes Pre-Sales Design Engineering for Cisco Unified Communications and Collaboration at Cisco Gold Channel Partner, Force 3, Inc.
Mr. Funderburk is a Veteran Non-Commissioned Officer of the United States Air Force. He holds a broad range of industrial certifications including: CCAI, A+, CCNA, CCDP, CCNP, CCNP Voice and Cisco/Tandberg Video. He also serves as Committee Chairman on the Board of the Greater Baltimore Black Chamber of Commerce.