Our Leadership Team
Rick Zeleznik is the Chief Executive Officer and a Principal SharePoint Architect of Trilogy Solutions (TSI). As a certified MCSE, MCDBA, MCSA and MCTS (SharePoint 2007), Mr. Zeleznik brings over 10 years of experience in engineering information technology systems to TSI, which he co-founded in 2004.
Mr. Zeleznik began his career in the United States Marine Corps where he helped guide the usage of information systems to facilitate more efficient logistical and force deployment planning. Upon receiving an Honorable Discharge from the USMC, Rick went on to serve as a consultant & collaboration systems engineer for the DISA/DARPA Joint Program Office in Arlington, VA where he provided expert guidance in the deployment of SharePoint-based collaboration systems to nearly all US Combatant Commands and several coalition partner nations. While at DISA/DARPA, Rick was instrumental in the establishment of mission critical collaboration capabilities for US CENTCOM in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Later, he went on to serve as the Principal SharePoint Architect for various companies supporting the United States Department of Defense and the Intelligence Community.
As an expert in synchronous and asynchronous collaboration, Rick has worked with numerous high-profile customers such as USAF Air Combat Command, USAF District of Washington, the Pentagon, PACOM, SOCOM, SOUTHCOM, NORTHCOM, STRATCOM, JFCOM, Army V Corps, Third Army, DISA, DISAPAC, and JSSC (Pentagon) to engineer & deliver world-class enterprise collaboration systems, including deployments supporting over 100,000 users.
Jason Guthridge is the Chief Technology Officer and a Principal SharePoint Architect of Trilogy Solutions and is responsible for the company's vision and strategy around collaboration technology. Jason - a certified CISSP, MCSE and MCTS (SharePoint 2007) - brings over 15 years of industry experience to the position and is a Trilogy Solutions co-founder.
Prior to joining TSI Jason worked for Microsoft as a Senior Consultant, where he was continuously sought after to design SharePoint and Office Communications Server solutions for some of Microsoft's largest and most prestigious enterprise clients, including: General Dynamics, US Department of Homeland Security, Lockheed Martin Space Systems, the United States Senate, US Customs and Border Protection and NASA. Before that, he worked at the DARPA/DISA Joint Program Office in Arlington, VA as a Senior Collaboration Systems Engineer providing leading-edge solutions to military clients worldwide. Finally, Jason served his country for more than 10 years in the United States Navy's Nuclear Submarine Service.
Additionally, Jason received a Microsoft MVP (Most Valuable Professional) Award for SharePoint Architecture in 2007, and his extensive industry connections both at Microsoft and elsewhere help ensure that Trilogy Solutions maintains its position as a collaboration technology leader.
Jason Zeleznik joined TSI in early 2009 as the Technical Director of Software Development and lead SharePoint Solutions Architect. Having served for several years as an Officer in the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Mr. Zeleznik's intimate knowledge of the Federal intelligence arena and his extensive connections within the Intel community represent powerful assets to Trilogy Solutions. While at the CIA, Mr. Zeleznik served his country as a Tactical Communications Officer, supporting covert, direct-action communication/collaboration efforts for mission critical communications systems in the Middle East and Eastern European Theaters.
Jason presently holds several advanced technical certifications, as well as a Bachelors of Science Degree in Computer Science. The above, combined with his diverse experience in both software and services industries, allow him to be the driving force behind Trilogy Solution’s vision for developing software solutions.
Beginning his IT career as a network engineer in the private and education sectors of the industry, Jason provided information management and network architecture services. Later, Jason worked for Raytheon as a Collaboration Systems Engineer supporting DISA/DARPA at multiple US Combatant Commands in locations worldwide. For the next several years Jason provided SharePoint development and architectural expertise for the United States Marine Corps, the Pentagon, the Department of Homeland Security, the Treasury Foreign Intelligence Network and other U.S. Department of Defense/Intelligence Community customers.