Our Team

Michael Rudnick

Michael Rudnick

President

Michael has over forty years working with computers and technology. He has held positions as a programmer, systems programmer, training instructor, and consultant in several companies including Allendale Insurance (now FM Global) and McGraw-Hill. He has taught computer classes at Bryant College, Bristol Community College and Learning Connection. Michael has extensive expertise in workstations and servers, hardware and software, including system configuration and troubleshooting. He has a BS in Computer Science and a Masters in Education in Human Resource Education.


Peter Shubitowski

Peter Shubitowski

Business Manager

Peter has been in Information Technology management since 1995. After 7 years of IT management, Peter entered the consulting field and has been a Senior Technology Consultant with RCC since 2006. Coupled with his experience in inventory control and purchasing analysis, Peter brings with him not only IT management expertise, but a level of experience in business processes, budgeting, human resources, and contract negotiation rare in this industry. Peter enjoys music, sports, cooking, and babysitting his grandchildren.


Tammy DeBarros

Tammy DeBarros

Vice President of Business Development

Tammy is one of the newest members of our team, having been hired in September of 2021. She has over 20 years of business development experience. Tammy chose this career path when she lived in New York City and worked with many Fortune 500 companies. Since moving back to New England, she finds great joy in working with Small Medium Size Business (SMB) market. Tammy is a firm believer that, when one can bring good value and service to the table, then relationships can be forged. Listen, learn and then apply is her motto.


John Redmond

John Redmond

Senior Technology Consultant

John has been in Information Technology since 1995, starting in Desktop Support and progressing to server and network administration and into management. Since 1996 he has held positions as a Desktop Technician, Network Administrator, Webmaster, Network Manager, and Manager of Information Systems up until 2003 with a multi-state engineering firm with headquarters in Boston. He was the technology leader for a Rhode Island public school district with 1500 computers and 3000 users from 2003 until 2007 before coming onboard with RCC. John is well versed in hardware, software, security administration, and applying best practices at all levels of the organization. John has trained in Microsoft, Cisco, and Novell systems. He has designed and built complex computer systems for clients and for fun.


Frank Dawson

Frank Dawson

Senior Technology Consultant

Frank has a diverse IT background, having started in 2007. Frank has worked in tech support for Meditech, data operations for pharmaceutical distributor AmerisourceBergen and most recently as a support engineer for data center maintenance provider Procurri Ltd. Frank currently holds certifications A+, Network+, Security+, Storage+ from CompTIA, as well as being a certified Sophos Engineer, an Accredited Technical Professional (ATP) for HPE Storage and a Cisco Certified Technician (CCT). Frank graduated cum laude from Bristol Community College with a degree in Business Administration. In his spare time, Frank is the treasurer for a local 501(c)3 non-profit Angels Anonymous operating a food pantry.


Lee O’Connor

Lee O’Connor

Technology Consultant

Lee has been in the Information Systems field for over 16 years. She gained most of her experience hands-on with various IS positions over the years, along with many Micro-Computing Courses at CCRI. She has worked as a computer operator and supervisor in the mainframe environment, PC Coordinator and Technical Support Associate. She worked for nearly 16 years with Ann & Hope; her strongest contribution was her exceptional end-user support. She has supported over 300 users and implemented and maintained a history of all Help Desk issues for Ann & Hope Outlet Shops. Lee is very detail oriented and possesses strong troubleshooting skills with PCs, printers and radio frequency equipment.


Josh Breedon

Josh Breedon

Technology Consultant

Josh has been tinkering with technology for as long as he can remember. He always had the latest technology and spent his days learning as much as he could about it. He graduated from Gibbs College with a degree in Computer Networking. After that, Josh worked for Cox’s technical support department. He was there for 5 years assisting customers with their cable and internet issues before moving on to CVS Health. Along with his degree, Josh also has his A+ Certification.


Christian Couto

Christian Couto

Technology Consultant

Christian is a former English teacher (BA, MA) who has always been interested in computers and technology. He loves working with people and has years of experience in client services—whether teaching students, employee training, or IT support. In 2019 he obtained his Google IT Support Professional certificate and is currently finishing up his degree in Computer Networking at CCRI. A musician and fan of the arts, Christian also has his Network + and Security + certifications from CompTia.


Edwin Montenegro

Edwin Montenegro

Technology Consultant

Edwin works the help desk and enjoys helping other people whenever he can. Edwin is a graduate of Year Up (an 11-month college program dedicated to teaching young adults the skills required to succeed in a professional environment). There he gained his IT and communication skills. During his six-month internship at Bank Newport, he worked the help desk for the IT department where he gained valuable experience. In his free time, he enjoys building PCs for his friends or himself, and playing video games.


Derek Samreth

Derek Samreth

Technology Consultant

Derek has been around computers for as long as he can remember and has decided to pursue a career path in IT. His degree from MTTI has given him a good foundation in the industry. His position at RCC is helping him gain valuable experience in the industry. Previously, he worked in customer service positions and hopes to deliver a pleasant experience to our customers. He’s eager to learn more and continue expanding his knowledge in the field of IT.


Christine Zorra

Christine Zorra

Billing Manager

Christine handles client billing and setting up client contracts. She also processes all receivables. Christine has over 15 years of experience in billing, collections and tracking of insurance related information.

Christine is detail oriented and ensures every client is responded to in a timely manner. When not at work, Christine likes to spend time with her family.


Katie Ramm

Katie Ramm

Client Services

Katie has been with RCC since 2017. Katie manages and assists our clients with many aspects of their technology needs: new hardware/software quotes, warranty and licensing renewals and upgrades of outdated equipment. Katie maintains relationships with all of RCC’s vendors and handles any issues that may arise regarding purchasing/procurement.

In her spare time, Katie enjoys cooking, reading, skiing, tennis, and coaching girls lacrosse.