Team Board of Directors


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Amelia Miller Amelia Miller

Amelia Miller

Recruitment & Event Coordinator, Finance & Administration

Amelia has been a part of the Omicron team for 5 years and works closely with the Director of HR, Regina Castillo. She stays busy working with hiring managers on growing the Omicron team, and planning fun events for employees. Whether it be food trucks for lunch, or monthly socials to celebrate birthdays and work anniversaries. Her favorite part of the job is getting to know each new employee as she gets to work with them one on one during their first day. She graduated from FSU and worked in Key West, FL and Paris, France before joining the Omicron team.

Amy Short Amy Short

Amy Short

Billing Support

Finance & Administration – Amy is originally from New York but warmer weather and smaller crowds is what drew her south. She moved to Atlanta in 1995 and first met our CEO in 2000. She has been working with Omicron remotely from Georgia for 12 years. Beaches, good food and cats are just a few of her favorite things.

Austin Musice Austin Musice

Austin Musice

Director of Application Development, Halogen

Austin joined Omicron in 2016 as Lead Application Developer with a team of 3. Now, as Director of Application Development, Austin oversees application product strategy, design, development, and distribution. He manages over 17 talented team members who support the Halogen platform. From Nashville, Tenn., Austin’s love of year-round golf access has led him to place roots in the sunshine state.

Austin also stays involved in the Orlando tech community. You can find him at Orlando Devs meetups, FullSail, or a random tech panel talking about what's new in the industry. And his team is always growing! Be sure to check out what new team member he is looking to add on our careers page.

Brad Beard Brad Beard

Brad Beard

Vice President of Global Support and Compliance

Operations, NNTP – Brad has been part of the team pretty much from the start. He started as a Systems Administrator and is now responsible for customer support and compliance for all of Omicron’s customers around the globe.  He manages the 24/7/365 Network Operating Center, which handles technical support, network monitoring, and server monitoring.  When he’s not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and cheering on his favorite football team, the Alabama Crimson Tide.

Brandon Ashley Brandon Ashley

Brandon Ashley

Web Developer

Halogen – Brandon is enthusiastic about functional programming and applying this passion to build maintainable software with the Halogen Web team. He graduated from UCF with a degree in Computer Engineering. Outside of work, he enjoys traveling with his wife, cooking, and surfing.

Brian Drehoff Brian Drehoff

Brian Drehoff

iOS Developer

Halogen – Brian joined the Omicron team in early 2017 as the first iOS Developer. Throughout his time at the Winter Park office location, he has worked closely with developers and designers to create Omicron’s first mobile app, Halogen. Outside of work, Brian enjoys playing sports like golf and soccer and playing games in virtual reality. He is always open to new ideas and the discussion of the future of technology.

Bronson Tubb Bronson Tubb

Bronson Tubb

VP of Engineering

Software Engineering, NNTP – Bronson joined Omicron in 2014 after a decade in Health Care IT. As a reformed corporate IT Jock, Bronson managed the wave of Usenet and Privacy & Security acquisitions through 2014 and 2015. He is now VP of Engineering with teams in Phoenix, Winter Park, and across Europe. A former triathlete, Bronson spends time out of the office with his patient wife and a houseful of children and dogs.

Chance Brannen Chance Brannen

Chance Brannen

President, Exec

Chance joined the team in 2004. As President, he is responsible for the success of Omicron’s global sales and marketing organizations. He also works closely with the heads of development and operations to ensure that all customers are receiving the best service. Chance is originally from Frostproof, Florida and graduated with a degree in Management from Florida State University. When not traveling to meet our clients and customers you can find him at a new golf course playing a round.

Claudio Toffoli Claudio Toffoli

Claudio Toffoli

Senior Systems Engineer

Operations, NNTP – Claudio has worked for Omicron for over 10 years. He works in our Amsterdam office on engineering and implementing new projects, while also managing and monitoring installed systems. When done with work you’ll find him tinkering with electronics.

Diana Ivanova Diana Ivanova

Diana Ivanova

Jr. Office Administrator

Operations, NNTP – Diana joined the team in 2017 and works in our Amsterdam office. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, playing her favorite tunes, and going for a walk in the park. She is also an art lover. Painting is one of her passions.

Eric Tarr Eric Tarr

Eric Tarr

Vice President of Finance

Finance & Administration – Eric joined the team 9 years ago as a Financial Analyst and is now the VP of Finance working directly with the executive team on all financial aspects of the business from M&A to debt restructuring. He enjoys playing golf, poker and fantasy football. Especially Wake Forest football…and Wake Forest basketball.

Gabe Miller Gabe Miller

Gabe Miller

Chief Financial Officer, Exec

In his role as CFO, Gabe is responsible for Omicron’s overall financial health and the management of all accounting, budgeting, banking, asset administration, tax, payroll, legal and insurance functions. Gabe possesses a keen business sense, solid negotiation skills and a sharp eye for profitability.
Gabe holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business administration from the University of Florida. In his free time he stays active and is always one of Team Omicron’s top runners in the annual Corporate 5k in Downtown Orlando.

Javier Lopez Javier Lopez

Javier Lopez

Systems Administrator

Operations, NNTP – Javi is part of our team in Phoenix, AZ and maintains the backend data storage infrastructure. There has never been an occasion where he turns down free food which is great since the office celebrates many national food holidays and always has something around. Perms give him the appearance of bed head, but that’s alright with him.

Jeff Elwell Jeff Elwell

Jeff Elwell


Finance & Administration – Jeff has been a member of the Omicron team for 10 years and is the Controller/VP of Accounting in our Winter Park office. Jeff manages the Accounting team and currently leads a team of 6. He has twin 16-year-old daughters and in his free time he is out playing golf, poker or attending University of Michigan sporting events.

Josh Gagliardi Josh Gagliardi

Josh Gagliardi

EVP, Data Engineering & Analytics, Exec

Josh has been scaling, tuning and extending Internet services as a software engineer since his start as a summer intern in the Distributed Systems group at BBN in 1992. His specialty is designing and building systems capable of long uptimes in the unpredictable environment that is the public Internet suited for varying client demands and capable of leveraging constant hardware evolution to drive costs down. Josh now runs our Data & Analysis and Usenet Software Development groups.

Mark Daniels Mark Daniels

Mark Daniels

Senior Director

Sales & Marketing, NNTP – Mark has been with the team from the start and currently works remotely from Atlanta. He is part of our business development team, directing global wholesale partnerships. When not on the road working with our partners, he likes to cycle, cook and play disc golf.

Michael Pasieka Michael Pasieka

Michael Pasieka

Principal Software Engineer

Software Engineering, NNTP – Michael has been a part of the team for almost 13 years and works remotely from New York. He is a C/C++ programmer for the NNTP product suite lending production support as needed. Outside of work, you can find Michael on stage in an amateur singing group or helping his wife with fostering puppies. Other hobbies include reading science fiction and the construction of various theater sets.

Pat Matthews Pat Matthews

Pat Matthews

Project Manager

Halogen – Pat joined Omicron in early 2017 and works with our Halogen team. He is a huge Steelers fan. And when he isn’t in the office he is designing board games, writing books and coaching his kids’ soccer team. You can also sometimes find him lost in the wilderness trying to find his campsite.

Sam Griffith Sam Griffith

Sam Griffith

Senior UI/UX Designer

Halogen – Sam is part of the Halogen team in our Winter Park office and is a UCF grad that loves Orlando. He started in UI design, but beyond designing interfaces, he loves fun cars, good coffee, and fluffy felines.

Scott Munger Scott Munger

Scott Munger

Chief Operations Officer

Exec – Scott has been with the team from the start. He is passionate about continuous improvement, particularly in global scale and always on complex distributed systems and the people involved in their creation and evolution. He loves working with diverse teams to solve difficult problems. And once solved you can find him cooking pretty much anything, and spending time outside and with his family. He’s also nearly certain that Han shot first despite the controversy and legitimate reasons it would never happen.

Shae Reed Shae Reed

Shae Reed

Project Manager

Operation, NNTP – After 12 years of teaching, Shae joined the Omicron team as a Usenet compliance auditor and Support QA analyst. Over the past 8 years, Shae’s role has grown to include http compliance, as well as compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), for which she serves as the project manager and internal auditor.  During her free time, Shae enjoys reading and attending her boys’ athletic events.

Shane Finerty Shane Finerty

Shane Finerty

Systems Administrator

Operations, NNTP – Shane joined the team 5 years ago as a NOC Technician and is now a member of the Operations team as a Systems Administrator. When not working from Phoenix or in the Ashburn datacenter, he is working remotely from Brooklyn. He is a huge baseball fan and has attended games in 17 different MLB stadiums. He plans to see them all!

Steve Miller Steve Miller

Steve Miller

Chief Executive Officer, Exec

Steve founded the company in 2002 and established a culture that is rooted in entrepreneurialism and passion for technology and service. Since the start he has raised over $800 million in debt and equity financing. In recent years, Steve has twice been named a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award and has accepted top honors in the SMART Awards.

Steve holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from the University of Alabama, and most importantly is a new dad.

Trey Fisher Trey Fisher

Trey Fisher

VP and General Counsel, Exec

Trey oversees Omicron’s legal, regulatory, government relations, compliance, privacy and security operations. Prior to Omicron, Trey worked for a nationally recognized law firm defending and advising companies and individuals on copyright issues, theft of trade secrets and money laundering. Trey began his career during the first wave of the Internet working for Oracle. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his family, surfing and running.