FOUNDATION EXPERIENCE MANAGEMENT

OUR TEAM

Neil Allain

For over twenty years, Neil has been building innovative software solutions for law firms. Like his tenure at Interface Software, Neil joined us shortly after the company was founded. Neil earned his B.S. in Computer Science from Benedictine University in 1993.

NEIL

ALLAIN

Senior Software Engineer

Brett Balmer

Before founding Foundation Software Group, Brett founded and led software development at several successful software companies including Scout Solutions and SetPower. Brett has a BS in computer engineering from The Johns Hopkins University.

BRETT

BALMER

Chief Technology Officer
and Co-Founder

Amy Banoff

Before joining us, Amy held various roles in finance, human resources, and administration at a variety of companies, including the successful software startup, Authentify, Inc. Amy earned her B.S. in Finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

AMY

BANOFF

Director of Finance
and Human Resources

Cindy Bare

Cindy joined Foundation Software Group from Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP where she led knowledge management including the firm’s experience management initiatives. She’s a thought leader on knowledge management and practice management technology.

CINDY

BARE

Vice President of Consulting

Stewart Beck

Stew has been developing software since 2004. He was lead software developer and manager, software development at Microsystems before joining us as Director of Software Engineering. Stew holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Illinois State University.

STEWART

BECK

Director of Software Engineering

Bill Block

Bill is passionate about designing and building strategic applications that leverage software and technology to solve real-world problems. For over half of his twenty-year career, Bill has focused on software solutions for large law firms.

BILL

BLOCK

Director of Product Development

Nate Fineberg

After selling Interface Software to LexisNexis, Nate relocated to Colorado and started Foundation Software Group. He earned his Computer Science degree from Indiana University and then moved from developer to CEO at several software startups.

NATE

FINEBERG

Chief Executive Officer
and Co-Founder

Ashley Gibbs

After seven years at large law firm Dechert LLP, Ashley joined us as a Customer Success Manager in 2017. At Dechert, Ashley launched, among other solutions, their CRM system and experience management application.

ASHLEY

GIBBS

Customer Success Manager

Amanda Keith

Amanda started her career as a software developer at several companies after earning her Computer Science degree from University of Mississippi. She joined us as Customer Success Manager after fourteen years at large law firm Ogletree Deakins.

AMANDA

KEITH

Customer Success Manager

Anam Khan

Anam leads our quality assurance program having focused her career on quality assurance at Microsystems and BLUE Software. Anam earned her B.S. and M.S. degrees from Benedictine University.

ANAM

KHAN

Quality Assurance Lead

Kathy Meltzer

Kathy joins us as our first dedicated sales professional having focused on technology solutions for law firms throughout her career including at Interface Software, LexisNexis, IntApp, Microsystems, and NetDocuments. Kathy has a BA from The University of Connecticut.

KATHY

MELTZER

Sales Director

Joe Nitti

After ten years as a software engineer at large law firms Seyfarth Shaw LLP and Dykema, Joe joined Foundation in 2016 as a Customer Success Manager. Joe earned his degree in Management Information Systems from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.

JOE

NITTI

Customer Success Manager

Brian Rogers

After earning his Computer Science degree from Northern Illinois University, Brian joined the software development team at Interface Software, staying on after the company was acquired by LexisNexis. He rejoined many of his colleagues at Foundation in 2015.

BRIAN

ROGERS

Senior Software Engineer

Barry Solomon

In between practicing law at Sidley Austin LLP and serving as Sidley’s CMO for seven years, Barry was one of the founders of Interface Software. He was also CMO at Microsystems. Barry earned his B.S. from The University of Chicago and his J.D. from its Law School.

BARRY

SOLOMON

President

Matt Thomson

Matt joined Foundation Software Group at the beginning of 2016 as our Vice President of Product Marketing. With a focus on customer success with legal software for law firms, Matt worked at Interface Software / InterAction both before and after LexisNexis acquired the company.

MATT

THOMPSON

Sales Director

Chris Vorderer

Chris heads up our Customer Success team, overseeing support, implementations, and training. For over 20 years, Chris has focused on large law firms, building customer-focused cultures at software companies such as Interface Software and Microsystems.

CHRIS

VORDERER

Senior Vice President
of Customer Success