Our Team

Leadership

Headquarters Staff

.

Richard Lewis

Founder & CEO
Connect

Before founding RTL Networks, Inc., Mr. Lewis served in senior management positions for Cisco Systems, Qwest and Avaya, where he was responsible for developing and executing strategic plans while delivering network consulting services to Fortune 500 and national service providers. As President/CEO, Mr. Lewis has effectively leveraged his education and wealth of past experiences to grow RTL Networks, Inc. into a multimillion dollar firm recognized by organizations such as the Small Business Administration, Denver Business Journal, ColoradoBiz Magazine, and Inc Magazine.

.

Barbara Beckner

Vice President of Sales & Programs, FSO
Connect

Ms. Beckner has over 25 years of experience leading business growth for companies. The majority of her career has been spent working for companies (large and small) that support federal, state, and local government entities. Barb has significant experience selling products, services, and staffing to the government, as well as supporting the proposal process. Some of her past positions include Vice President Business Development for LINK Technologies, Vice President Federal Programs & Sales Operations and Director of Capture & Federal Programs for Global Technology Resources Inc. (GTRI), Vice President Business Operations/Corporate Security Officer for Intecon, LLC, and Sr. Director Customer Care and Strategic Processes and Initiatives for Qwest Government Systems Division. Barb is also very involved in the Government and Civilian IT community including Program Committee – ACT-IAC Rocky Mountain Chapter March 2015 – Present, Colorado Technology Association (CTA) 2013 – Present, Panelist for Cisco Women of Impact Conference, March 2014, and CRN Magazine 2014 Women of the Channel.

.

Seth Joraanstad

Financial Controller
Connect

Mr. Joraanstad joined RTL in November 2017 and his bio is coming soon!

.

Mike Lebofsky

Director, DoD
Connect

Mr. Michael Lebofsky is a graduate of George Mason University’s Electrical and Computer Sciences Engineering program. Additionally, he has completed numerous masters level and commercial courses in computer systems architecture, security, administration and federal business development.

Mr. Lebofsky has 34 years of Federal industry experience as a VP/Director of Support Services, Program Manager, Systems Analyst and Programmer. A senior business development executive with an engineering/technical background. Expertise includes all-volume, cover-to cover Federal proposal development and/or management utilizing Shipley and GovCon best practices. Considered the personable “go-to” company resource for full-life-cycle Federal contract matters with career wins of $396M in federal government contracts.

.

Dawn Frazier

Sr. Program Manager
Connect

Ms. Frazier’s comprehensive background includes operations, program and account management within the education, healthcare, insurance and telecommunication industries. She is accomplished in establishing policies and procedures and managing programs that focus on delivery of quality service, retaining customers and managing costs. Dawn earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business from Tuskegee University and her MBA from the University of Phoenix. She is a semi-native of Colorado, who grew up in Aurora, where she lives with her husband and two children.

.

Adam Jensen

Sr. Program Manager
Connect

Mr. Jensen joined RTL in December 2017 and his bio is coming soon!

.

Laura Franklin

Sr. Human Resources Manager
Connect

Ms. Franklin joined the RTL Networks team in July 2017 as Senior Human Resources Manager at the Headquarters office in Denver. She has a solid background of 20 years of human resources experience. Seven years of her recent HR experience are industry specific in the federal government contracting sector. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration at Columbia College and a Master’s Degree in Human Resources Management from Webster University. She holds a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification from Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) and a Society for Human Resources Management Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) certification.

In her role at RTL, Laura drives all HR-related objectives, programs, and initiatives. She manages the overall human resources function including such areas as employee relations, performance management, employee benefits, Affirmative Action planning, HR policies and procedures, HR-related legal and regulatory compliance, hiring, onboarding, and special projects. Laura has lived in Colorado for 22 years and enjoys spending time with her husband and cat. In her free time, she loves watching movies and many TV shows.

.

Kris Craven

Office & Human Resources Administrator
Connect

Ms. Craven joined RTL Networks in April 2014. She brings extensive experience in business administration including bookkeeping, payroll and client management. Success for Kris comes from her attention to detail, ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously while continually prioritizing to changing requirements, and the ability to anticipate and adapt to the needs of her co-workers. In her spare time she enjoys cheering on her son’s football team, and everything Colorado has to offer.

.

Marie Chillemi

Contracts Administrator
Connect

Ms. Chillemi is a Colorado native with more than 25 years of Government Contracting experience. She is a graduate of the University of Colorado with a BS in Finance and brings her expertise in contract management and pricing development and analysis to the RTL Networks team. Her positive and proactive work style as well her sarcastic sense of humor adds enthusiasm to an exciting and challenging work environment. She lives in Centennial with her husband and three children.

.

Zane Jones

Sr. Proposal Manager
Connect

Mr. Jones brings a 15-year history of successful federal management to RTL. His background in project and proposal management includes strong information technology and entrepreneurial qualifications and a track record of innovation and revenue growth in a wide range of commercial and Governmental sectors. Prior to joining RTL, Zane served as a Director for federal services for several IT support service contractors, where he led the successful capture and subsequent management of application, infrastructure, and IT support service contracts for federal clients such as: Department of Interior (DOI), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Treasury, Transportation, Department of Defense (DoD), and the Department of Energy (DOE).

.

Cliff Goldberg

Sr. Manager, Recruiting
Connect

Mr. Goldberg has a 12-year track record of providing successful recruiting and talent management solutions for the federal marketplace. Cliff earned a B.S. in Management from Purdue University before moving to Washington, DC and has since helped companies enhance how they attract talent in the government community. His focus is on technology consultants and management executives and has shifted to a more global concentration despite remaining in the federal realm. Cliff currently spearheads the strategy, process, and hands-on management of RTL’s recruiting practice.

.

Ermias Hadera

Sr. Financial Analyst
Connect
Coming soon!
.

Tiffani Trask

Sr. Corporate Accountant
Connect
Coming soon!
.

Joanne Mullins

Lead Sr. Corporate Accountant
Connect

Mr. Goldberg has a 12-year track record of providing successful recruiting and talent management solutions for the federal marketplace. Cliff earned a B.S. in Management from Purdue University before moving to Washington, DC and has since helped companies enhance how they attract talent in the government community. His focus is on technology consultants and management executives and has shifted to a more global concentration despite remaining in the federal realm. Cliff currently spearheads the strategy, process, and hands-on management of RTL’s recruiting practice.