Brad Rucker leads the Digital Application & Information Management Practices. Brad purchased one of the first Tandy TRS-80 Color Computers to come off the line and taught himself to program. Since that time he has led legacy conversions for the New York Transit Authority, designed and implemented the first information-enabled customer care centers in the world for Chevrolet and General Motors, managed global applications delivery teams, and created early web application and innovation practices. He has been the head of service and support for ERP and retail software companies and has served as CIO and COO. He jointly holds two patents in information technology. His hobbies are wide and varied, but include reading, woodworking, technology and strategic gaming. He lives with his wife near Dallas, Texas.