Our Leadership

Doug Nafziger

Doug Nafziger - Chief Executive Officer

Doug Nafziger has served as Chief Executive Officer of Solana since 2011. Prior to this, he was a Vice President at a Chicago financial services firm where he performed various market development activities. He was also a former Vice President and Treasurer at a Detroit firm in the marketing services and specialty finance segment with revenues that exceeded $100MM. His responsibilities there included operations, financial and major banking transactions, as well as legal compliance. In addition, Doug spent nine years with a Fortune 100 manufacturer in various roles including a number of years in South America. He holds a master’s degree from the University of Notre Dame where he continues to regularly volunteer as a business plan advisor and student internship coach. Doug is an avid downhill skier and enjoys mountain biking and adventure travel. He lives in the great state of Michigan where he designs and builds furniture and occasionally blogs about leadership at social venture firms.

Lynn Miller

Lynn Miller - Founder & Chief Software Development Officer

Lynn Miller is Solana’s founder and Chief Software Development Officer. He developed the core software that evolved into our current enterprise software. At age 12 he taught himself computer programming and worked with computers ever since. He has dual bachelor’s degrees in Computer Science and Accounting. He really enjoys helping customers solve business problems and become more efficient using technology. His dedication to continuous improvement is contagious throughout the office. Lynn is actively involved in his church serving as church elder, Sunday school teacher and an advocate to a youth in his church. Lynn and his wife are also actively involved in their community just recently serving as the chairpersons for the Friendship Days, which is a bi-annual weekend fundraiser for their local community park. Besides spending time with his wife and son, Lynn enjoys sports, cooking and personal finance.

Carey Sowle

Carey Sowle - Chief Operating Officer

Carey joined the Solana team in 2006. She started her career here as a Support and Implementation Specialist with a specialization in the Client Care Suite. Carey remained in this role until she became the Chief Operating Officer in early 2007. Previously she worked as a direct care professional, supervisor and lastly as a manger over seeing several different residential and day habilitation programs for a non-profit agency. Carey has a Bachelor of Science in computer science and secondary education. Her main responsibilities are to oversee the business services, support and implementation teams. She assists these teams with process improvements along with day-to-day operations. Carey is dedicated to her family. She enjoys coaching her daughter and many other youth in basketball and soccer. She also enjoys tennis, racquetball and vacationing. She and her family are always looking for and planning their next great adventure!

Our Team

Tami

Tami

Director of Business Development
October 2016
Lynn

Lynn

Director of Information Technology
July 2003
Sharlyn

Sharlyn

Director of Learning & Communications
September 2005
Mark

Mark

Senior Developer
September 1999
Glenda

Glenda

Quality Assurance Tester
December 2007
Jordan

Jordan

Developer
May 2016
Tek

Tek

Developer
July 2013
Amanda

Amanda

Support Specialist
September 2016
Nick

Nick

Support Specialist
April 2014
Amy

Amy

Implementation Specialist – DataPlus/AFP Supervisor
January 2014
Jennie

Jennie

Implementation Specialist
November 2008

Jessica

Implementation Specialist
May 2017
Roni

Roni

Implementation Specialist
June 1998
Hanna

Hanna

Billing Services Specialist
May 2017
Linda

Linda

Billing Services Specialist
January 2014
Rhonda

Rhonda

Billing Services Specialist
February 2007
Jarrod

Jarrod

Payroll Services Specialist
March 2017
Karen

Karen

Automated Forms Processor
February 2007