CEO & PRESIDENT
A Veteran with a 30-year record of service in the United States Army, Vaseal Montgomery is the founder and President/CEO of FTC and oversees the mission, vision, and strategic objectives as well as the financial, administrative, and day-to-day operations of the company.
With a Master of Science in Counseling from Eastern Washington University in Cheney, Washington, a Master of Science in Management of Information Systems from Nova Southeastern University in Davie, Florida, and both a Master of Divinity and a Master of Arts in Christian Education from Virginia Union University in Richmond, Virginia, Vaseal advanced her expertise in information management while serving in the United States Army. During her thirty-year military career, Vaseal earned the rank of Colonel and served a number of leadership roles including Chief Information Officer/Director of Information Management for the Army Surgeon General; Program Manager for the Tri-Service Infrastructure Program Office; Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the North Atlantic Regional Medical Command; Chief Information Officer for the Walter Reed Army Medical Center; Director Information Management for the Womack Army Medical Center; CIO for the Martin Army Community Hospital; and CIO for the Gorgas Army Community Hospital.
Vaseal’s extensive experience in the field of Healthcare Information Technology and passion for making a difference in the lives of American Veterans led her to establish Favor TechConsulting, LLC as a leading Information Technology (IT) and Management Solutions provider with a mission to improve the Federal Government’s healthcare service for Veterans and their families in 2007. Ten years later, Vaseal continues to be the driving force behind FTC’s extraordinary success today.
Vaseal enjoys reading, relaxing and spending time with her granddaughter in her spare time. During football season, you will find her glued to all that is happening in the NFL.
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Ben graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park, Robert H. Smith School of Business, studying Accounting and with additional undergraduate studies from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Prior to joining the FTC team, Ben worked at Morgan Stanley as a financial advisor and a principal at a local accounting and consulting firm. Over Ben’s career he has focused on program delivery, financial management, business operations, “Price to Win” strategies, and business development focused on Government contracting. At FTC, Ben served as the capture and business development lead on several major IDIQ, GWAC, BPA, and task order wins including VA T4NG, CMS SPARC, DIA ESITA2, CIO-SP3, and many other strategic vehicles. Ben directly reports to the CEO and helps execute her strategic vision and goals. In 2018, Ben was recognized as a “Rising Star of GovCon” by DCA Live.
In Ben’s spare time, he enjoys spending time with his two daughters and wife, vacationing, dining out, and playing golf. Ben also enjoys the game of poker and has a World Series of Poker bracelet to his credit.
CHIEF DELIVERY OFFICER
With over 20 years of experience in government contracting in a wide range of roles that included software developer, Server and Network Engineer, Enterprise Architect, Project/Program Manager, and Vice President, primarily at SDVOSB and 8(a) small businesses, Tom has a wealth of management and technical expertise. Before transitioning to the FTC team from ProSphere, Tom worked as a government contractor for small companies managing contract transitions, operations, engineering and architecture projects for government agencies that included Veterans Affairs (VA), DoD, DoS, FBI, DOI, DOT, Agriculture, DOE, and DoEd. In his current role as FTC’s Chief Delivery Officer, Tom oversees all contracts related to IT service, Enterprise Architecture, Server Engineering, software development and migration, and customer support, managing complex IT designs and programs across all levels of operation.
Aside from spending time with his family in his off-time, Tom enjoys sports like skiing, soccer and volleyball.
CHIEF GROWTH OFFICER
As a Robertson Scholar, Monica earned a dual major undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill. She went on to earn her Juris Doctorate at Villanova University School of Law and her Master’s Certificate in Health Information Technology from George Washington University in Washington, DC. Monica’s experience spans over a decade of leadership experience in both small and large businesses serving the government sector. Prior to joining FTC in 2016, Monica led SBG’s IT Center of Excellence of over 180 dedicated Health IT professionals serving three Cabinet administrations and their portfolio of programs and oversaw both Deloitte and Booz Allen Hamilton’s significant programs in the Defense Health Agency (DHA) and the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA). Having joined FTC’s Growth team in 2016, as Senior Vice President, Business Development, Monica was pivotal to the company’s incredible growth, amassing over a half-billion-dollar portfolio within the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and expanding the company’s footprint in new markets by securing key contracts within the Defense Health Agency (DHA) and the Department of Justice (DOJ), among others. As Chief Growth Officer, Monica works across key activity areas to align FTC’s business development efforts with strategic targets and drive the company’s continued growth across a wide range of federal government agencies.
In December, 2019, Monica was awarded the prestigious FedHealthIT 100 Award by FedHealthIT Magazine in recognition as an industry leader driving change in the Health Information Technology Market, while in September, 2019, Monica was named a “Rising Star of GovCon” by DCA Live in recognition of her impressive track record in the industry. Outside of work, Monica lives with her husband Andrew in Herndon, escaping Virginia whenever possible back to her native Florida sunshine.
CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER
With a B.S. in Computer Science and a minor in Engineering from New York’s Hofstra University and his PMP from the PMI Institute, Don is also trained in CMMI for Development and Services and ITIL. Prior to joining FTC, Don served as the Vice President of Technology Services and Support at Planned Systems International, where one of his key initiatives was the design, implementation and oversight of PSI’s cloud services. Don founded SGS Partners, Inc., a financial and technical services consulting firm focused on providing senior leadership services to small and mid-sized corporations. He also held positions as CTO of Pedestal, Inc. and CIO of SunTrust Equitable Securities, the Investment Banking Division of SunTrust Bank, Inc. Don has overseen projects for Barclays de Zoete Wedd’s Money Market and Foreign Exchange Division and Republic National Bank of New York’s Global Treasury, Mortgage Processing and Credit Systems divisions. In his current role as Chief Technology Officer for FTC, Don oversees the Technology Services Team, the Quality Services Team and the Facilities Team that supports both FTC’s corporate headquarters and the Melbourne, Florida, office.
Don is a Veteran of the United States Army, having served as an Armor officer before his civilian career.