Las Vegas Urban Chamber of Commerce IT Roundtable

Focusing on Business Growth, Education and Technology!

The members working together have been able to generate over 2.4 million dollars in contracts for minority businesses.

Ken Evans

Ken Evans serve as the President of the Urban Chamber of Commerce.  A Competent, production-oriented and versatile individual, Ken Evans has over 25 years of varied technical, managerial and leadership experience. Skilled in all aspects of planning and project development, his areas of expertise include; procurement,

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Duana Malone

Duana Malone serves as the co-Chairman of the Urban Chamber of Commerce IT roundtable. Duana is affectionately known by her colleagues as “The Tech Queen” and was voted “2018 Technology Woman of the Year” by the National Center for Woman In Technology and Vegas Community Tech Fund.

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Larry Henderson

Larry E Henderson serves as the Chairman of the Urban Chamber IT roundtable.  He is a Leader in managed services and also the co-Founder of ECF Data, a worldclass solution provider with worldclass relationships.

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Anika Howard

Anika Howard owns A.H.A management and Consulting Inc,a marketing and technology
firm with over 15 years experience in interactive marketing,
program/project/resources/budget management, messaging and content management,
strategic road map development
search, development and hosting, integrated marketing, and underlying success metrics.
Anika thrives in both highly structured and entrepreneurial environments.

Ken Evans

A Competent, production-oriented and versatile individual, Ken Evans
has over 25 years of varied technical, managerial and leadership experience. Skilled in all
aspects of planning and project development,
his areas of expertise include; procurement, underwriting, construction, budget,
organization, personnel management, operations, scheduling, maintenance, and
environmental compliance.
Ken serves as the President of the Urban Chamber Of Commerce.

Duana Malone

Duana Malone aka ” The Tech Queen” was named “2018 Technology Woman of the
Year” by the National Center for Woman In Technology and Vegas Community Tech
Fund. Duana serves as the co-Chairman for the Urban Chamber of Commerce IT
roundtable. with more than 30 years of experience as a computer programmer,
website designer and app developer, Malone has rightfully earned her title as “The
Tech Queen”. On top of founding her search engine optimization and search engine
marketing company, Tech Queen Systems, Malone also serve as the Chief Technology
Officer at the Aldelano Solar Cold Chain Solutions. Outside of her professional
contributions, Malone is a major proponent of ensuring STEM education prevails
in the Clark Country School District, conducting after-school Classes in HTML,
JavaScript and PHP. She also serves on many boards and committees as well as
travels the word as a youth minister for the faith-based outreach organization,
B.O.S.S. The Movement. Duana serves as project director and oversees the entire
operations for the Alhatti Private Christian Resort & Retreat Center located in the
mountains above Palm Springs in ldyllwild, California, Certified in Lean Six Sigma
“the language of Excellence”, The Tech Queen host,” Tech Tuesdays Master class:
Stretch Time Now by maximizing technology” for busy
professionals – http://stretchtimenow.com.

Maurice Elkins

Maurice Elkins is the Owner of Resolution Partners and has experience in
developing operating procedures for Configuration Charge Boards (CCB), cyber
security, physical security, and information security of classified and non-classified
networks. While focusing on the feasability of software and hardware integration
and the applicability of technology project on strategic operations, Resolution
Partners LLC prides themselves as being subject matter experts in information
system security.

Reene Boyce

Renee Boyce is the Owner of My Next Career Path (MNCP) Staffing a Nevada
based staffing and professional service firm that provide resources to private and
public sector firms and agencies nationwide. Fundamental focus areas include but
are not limited to: Information Technology, Creative Services, Administrative,
Clinical/Healthcare, Executive Search, Accounting & Finance, Marketing,
Manufacturing & Production, Project & Program Management

Reggie Richardson

Reggie Richardson is the Owner of Sapphire Innovative Solutions Inc.
Sapphire Innovation Solutions provides Technical/Engineering
Professionals,SME, and consulting service for Command and Control Computer
Communications and Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance systems (C4ISR).
Service include Engineering, Architecture Design, Modeling & Simulation, System
Integration, Tactical Data links, Data Collect, Analysis, Assessments, Tests and
Evaluation, Advanced Electronics Warfare, and Networking solutions for military
RF networks.

Mike Amle

Mike Amle has a background in Information Technology – Hospitality –
Banking. Results Oriented technology executive with over thirty years experience
and achievements in the hotel, gaming, and banking industries. Consistently
recognized for delivering and championing state-of-the-art technology initiatives.
Mike is a customer service professional with proven ability to manage and deliver
word-class customer service teams in a demanding 24×7 environment. Mike has
directed IT Warehouse operations, including asset management, repairs, shipping
and receiving.

Charles Whitby

Charles Whitby is a Leader in Business Development and Education for
Individuals and Small Business. Managing Director at Eastgate Enterprises, LLC,
Vice President of Developments, Las Vegas Chapter at 100 Black Men of
America; Secretary at 100 Black Men Of America; Previous position include
Franchise Owner Texas Nevada and California at Sebastian Cruz Couture;
Communications Officers at Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)

Larry Henderson

Larry Henderson and Joseph Henderson are the executive leadership behind
ECF Data. Their engineering teams are only as good as the technology that keeps
our promises. ECF Data is the world class technology solutions provider with
word-class relationships.

Joseph Henderson

Joseph Henderson has highly experienced technical specialists and management staff
in voice and Unified communications(UC). ECF Data Offers a full range of
services including consultation and planning, managed services, project
management, installation, and deployment of Microsoft Lync, Exchange, Office
365 and AudioCodes Integration.

Joe Wilson

Joe Wilson, PH.D.,CISSP is a technology and cybersecurity evangelist for
critical infrastructure protection in small, medium and large organization. As a
technology evangelist, Dr. Wilson is passionate about promoting the adoption
and use of information technology standards and measurements in public and
private organizations. Dr. Wilson’s business mantra is helping companies establish
context and strategy for the adoption and use of industry level IT standards and
measurements. This is accomplished through talks, articles, blogging, user-
demonstrations, recorded demonstrations, and the creation of sample project. Dr.
Wilson is an active participant with the National Institute Of Standards and
Technology (NIST), Gaithersburg, MD. In practice, Dr. Wilson is the owner and
CEO of Filmore Security, LLC, Filmore Security delivers professional services and
engineering support to businesses pursuing regulatory and industry-level
compliance. Compliance models includes ISO 27002, NIST-800, GLBA, HIPPA.
HITRUST, PCI-DSS, Neveda NRS 603a, Massachusetts 201 CMR 17,00 and
Red Flags Rule. Dr. Wilson’s principal areas of research are in cybersecurity
frameworks developments, policy creations, and privacy engineering. Wilson has
been an associate college professor for 14 years and an IT systems engineer for 15
years. Dr. Wilson currently teaches cybersecurity “Ethics, legal issues and policy”
at Liberty University (Lynchburg, VA). He is a member of the Phi Beta Delta Honor Society for Internationals Educators.

Donovan Bell

Donovan Bell is a technology leader and strategist with an expert focus on
vendor/supplier relationships, business process management, and a program
delivery. His strategic delivery leadership experience spans over 20 years with major
enterprises such as Microsoft, Walmart, Boeing, Las Vegas Sands Corp and T-
Mobile while serving as an educator in project management. Donovan successfully
delivered Walmart’s technology supplier diversity program and generated
opportunities for several diverse and women-owned companies and has been sought
out project delivery, executive summit coordination, charge management & cost
optimization initiatives, and global team development.