Our Team

Leading the way in innovative talent resourcing

Our Leadership
Meet the founders and executive team.
  • Sharon Emek Ph.D., CIC
    Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Bill Hunt
    Chief Revenue Officer & President
  • Josh Pianko
    President Brainwahve Qualifying Solutions
  • Geoffrey Kearney
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Rick Morgan
    Chief Marketing Officer
  • Howard Portugal
    Chief Technology Officer & Chief Enterprise Architect
  • Chrissy Tadlock
    EVP Administrative Services
  • Carla Cowan
    VP Qualifying
  • Kim Phipps
    VP Placement
  • Rita Katt
    VP Relationship Management
  • Lorrie Maida
    VP Account Management
  • Patti Deschaine
    VP Customer Support
  • Stacey Moroney, CPA
    Talent Acquisition Manager
Our Team Members
Our WAHVE team is made up of amazing individuals from around the country

WAHVE and wahves at work

WAHVE Virtual Retreat - Summer of 2020

WAHVE Virtual Retreat - Summer of 2020

WAHVE Team at 2020 Winter Retreat

WAHVE Winter Retreat 2020

2019 Winter Retreat - WAHVE made a contribution to the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health

2019 Winter Retreat - WAHVE made a contribution to the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health

WAHVE Summer 2018 Retreat

The WAHVE team at our Winter 2018 Retreat. We assembled and donated bikes to a San Antonio Charity.

WAHVE ALS Ice Bucket Challenge