Leadership Team

Jim Thomas Leadership Profile PictureJim Thomas, Founder & Chairman

Jim Thomas founded ExecuSys in March 1993, serves as Chairman of the Board and previously served as the company’s CEO for several years. He is heavily involved in strategic planning, corporate governance, product direction, business development and customer relations. Prior to founding ExecuSys, Mr. Thomas held management positions at Martin-Marietta, Boeing and Lockheed Space Operations Company. He has a well established reputation in leading the development and implementation of highly successful enterprise information systems in the areas of project management, performance management, financial management and cost/schedule control systems. His current emphasis is on Business Intelligence Healthcare Analytics.

EHEddie Haralson, President & CEO

Eddie Haralson is the President and CEO of ExecuSys. Mr. Haralson has over 40 years of technical and professional experience in information technology and business management and more than 20 years of experience as a senior level IT executive. Prior to joining ExecuSys, Mr. Haralson held key positions at Computer Sciences Raytheon, Computer Sciences Corporation, Northrop Grumman, ITT Corporation and the UCF Computer Science Department.

JSJeff Sanders, CIO & VP

Jeff Sanders is the Executive Vice President and CIO of ExecuSys. He leads the company’s R&D and product development, oversees network management and system administration, participates in business development and manages the ExecuSys team on the 45th Space Wing (SW) Launch Operations and Support Contract. Prior to joining ExecuSys in 1995, he held software engineering consulting positions at Harris Corporation and Muscato Corporation where he served in various team lead positions. Mr. Sanders has a track record of successfully directing and managing IT projects during his tenure at ExecuSys, including the 45th SW Performance Management System Database, JBOSC Integrated Information Management System, USAF Space Command IT Tracker, Meineke’s Point-of-Sale System, Snap-on Business Analytics and Martin Memorial Hospital’s Managed Care and Meditech Data Warehouse.

Atul Bhatt PicAtul Bhatt, Customer Relationship Manager

Atul Bhatt is the Customer Relationship Manager at ExecuSys. He is seasoned in both domestic and international customer relations fostering trusted relationships between customers, business partners and the workforce. He works to ensure the highest quality standards are adhered to in gathering requirements and implementing successful solutions. Atul is also an experienced Business Analyst that works on highly visible, large-scale business intelligence applications. Prior to joining ExecuSys, he worked as a Business Development Executive and substantially contributed to the growth of two international businesses including one of the largest Indian spice companies in the world, and another, a natural importer of stones throughout the world. Atul ensures our customers’ requirements are understood and our solutions meet or exceed their expectations.

DTDr. James Thomas, Board Member

Dr. James J Thomas serves as a Senior Management Consultant and Board Member of ExecuSys. He is involved in the company’s strategic planning, corporate governance, financial management, management processes and Healthcare initiatives. In addition to his involvement with ExecuSys, Dr. Thomas founded and served as Chairman and President of Mountain View Pediatrics, an 8-physician medical practice for 17 years and served 2 terms as Chief of Staff for Grace Hospital. He previously held the position of Medical Director and Director of Birth Defects for Western NC Center and taught at Bowman Gray Medical School (Wake Forest) as a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics. Dr. Thomas served his internship and residency in the US Navy at Massachusetts General Hospital and was honorably discharged from the Navy as a Lieutenant Commander.

KevinGrimesKevin Grimes, Board Member

Kevin Grimes is the Founder & CEO of CFO Leasing. He serves as a Board Member and his company is a preferred teaming partner of ExecuSys. Mr. Grimes specializes in proposal development, strategic planning, financial reporting, pricing, DCAA/accounting compliance and all aspects of human resource management. CFO Leasing has successfully supported clients in over $500M in contracts with the DOE, NASA, Department of Army, Department of Navy, NSA, Department of Veterans’ Affairs, USDA and other Federal agencies. He is a veteran of the elite United States Navy Nuclear Submarine Force and graduated first in his class at the Basic Enlisted Submarine School (BESS). Mr. Grimes is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and a Senior Professional in Human Resource (SPHR).

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