About

Jen Underwood
Founder

Jen Underwood is a Microsoft Sr. Program Manager of Business Intelligence & Analytics. She works with external groups, customers, channel partners, MVPs, BI professionals and application developers to better connect the outside world to engineering. Previously she was a Microsoft Business Intelligence Sr. Technical Product Manager for offerings spanning across Microsoft SQL Server, Excel and SharePoint. She also held roles as an Enterprise Data Platform Specialist and a Business Intelligence Consultant for Big 4 Systems Integration firms. Throughout most of her ~20 year career she has been researching, designing and implementing data warehousing, business intelligence and predictive analytics solutions across a variety of open source, niche and enterprise vendor landscapes including Microsoft, Oracle, IBM, and SAP.

Jen is quite active in the global technical community as a presenter, author, blogger and volunteer. She was a Boulder BI Brain Trust (BBBT) advisory board member, 2013 Tableau Zen Master and Worldwide PASS Excel BI Chapter leader. She writes articles for TechTarget's BeyeNetwork, SQL Server Pro magazine and other industry media channels.

Jen holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee and a post graduate certificate in Computer Science - Data Mining from the University of California, San Diego.

 

Kevin Underwood
Director of Operations & Principal Consultant

Kevin Underwood has expertise in program, project and portfolio management, financial analysis, executive reporting, business analysis and business process improvement on exceptionally large, multi-billion and multi-million dollar programs. He has deep subject matter expertise in the Department of Defense, Government Agency and Energy industry sectors. As a personable, charismatic leader and respected management consultant, Kevin brings a wealth of knowledge and many other invaluable qualities to his projects. Following his career in the U.S. Navy, he worked for BearingPoint and Booz Allen Hamilton.

Kevin has a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from the U.S. Naval Academy. He also has Project Management Professional (PMP), Lean/Six Sigma and Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM) certifications.

 

Lynn Overall
Principal Consultant

Lynn Overall has over 27 years of architecture, design and implementation experience in data warehousing and business intelligence. His expertise spans all the top, traditional business intelligence enterprise solutions including Microstrategy, Microsoft, IBM Cognos and SAP Business Objects. He brings vertical industry knowledge in government, financial services, healthcare, professional services, high technology and retail.

Lynn's background includes technical delivery leadership, operations management, technical sales and financial management. He is an articulate communicator and effective negotiator with the proven ability to lead and motivate teams to achieve their full potential. Lynn is an active member of the community. He is currently a council member of Gerson Lehrman Group, a board member of the Technology Association of Georgia Data Governance Society, a member of the Metro Chamber Biosciences Leadership Council, Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce and Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce.

He has an MBA from Heriot-Watt University. Lynn also studied electrical engineering and computer science at George Mason University and the University of Louisville.