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 Product Officer

Lynn Miller is Solana’s founder and Chief Product 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 - Vice President of Services

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 VP of Services 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!

Elizabeth Sima-Eichler

Elizabeth Sima-Eichler - VP of Sales and Marketing

Elizabeth Sima-Eichler has served as VP of Sales and Marketing at Solana since 2018. Prior to this, she was the Chief Marketing Officer at Bento Box, an innovative, small footprint, lifestyle company. She was also a former Vice President of Product at IAC Applications, a division of IAC with revenues that exceeded $500M. Her responsibilities have included P&L management, branding, online marketing, DRTV, product development, and consultative selling, among others. In addition, Elizabeth has extensive experience in international and domestic market development and product launches. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Sarah Lawrence College as well as from Northern Kentucky University, and she attended University of Pennsylvania Law School. Elizabeth is an avid Netflix binge-watcher and also enjoys hiking and boating. A recent New York City transplant to Ohio, she is eager to explore!

Our Team

Lynn

Lynn

Director of Information Technology
July 2003
Mark

Mark

Senior Developer
September 1999
Sharlyn

Sharlyn

Technical Communicator
September 2005
Glenda

Glenda

Quality Assurance Tester
December 2007
Jordan

Jordan

Developer
May 2016
Nick

Nick

Support Specialist
April 2014
Amy

Amy

Implementation Specialist/AFP Supervisor
January 2014
Bryann

Bryann

Implementation Specialist
August 2018
Jennie

Jennie

Implementation Specialist
November 2008
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Jessica

Implementation Specialist
May 2017
Kim

Kim

Implementation Specialist
October 2017
Roni

Roni

Implementation Specialist
June 1998
Dale

Dale

Billing Services Specialist/Automated Forms Processor
May 2018
Jarrod

Jarrod

Billing/Payroll Services Specialist
March 2017
Linda

Linda

Billing Services Specialist
January 2014

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Megan

Billing Services Specialist
September 2018
Rhonda

Rhonda

Billing Services Specialist
February 2007
Michele

Michele

Automated Forms Processor
October 2017
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Christine

Account Executive
June 2018
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Kelly

Account Executive
June 2018