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IMRI Leadership Team

Leadership has nothing to do with titles but everything to do with the ability to inspire and empower people. IMRI’s leadership team has this ability in abundance, and a track record of driving sustained business growth over more years than they would care to mention.

  • Martha Daniel – Founder and President & CEOOpen or Close

    Martha Daniel is the founder, president and CEO of Cytellix and its parent company, Information Management Resources, Inc. (IMRI), responsible for successfully deploying network security and asset management solutions to local, national and international organizations of every size in a wide range of industries including financial services, healthcare, biotech, education, logistics and manufacturing. A fearless entrepreneur with 35 years of technology expertise and unsurpassed knowledge of program management and enterprise IT solutions, she is driven by a vision to translate business needs into leading edge technology solutions that help protect customers in both the private and public sectors throughout the world.

    In addition to launching Cytellix, Daniel has led IMRI in becoming an industry frontrunner in cybersecurity, program management and engineering services for federal and commercial entities, employing more than 155 professionals worldwide and managing over $300 million in data center operations located in 19 U.S. states. Clients include the U.S. Department of the Navy, U.S. Army and U.S. Air Force, as well as small and mid-size businesses and Fortune 500 companies such as Wells Fargo, Lockheed Martin and IBM. Prior to IMRI, Daniel had a successful corporate career, serving as chief information officer at FDIC/Resolution Trust Corporation and senior systems engineer at IBM. She also proudly served as a cryptologist in the United States Navy. As the unsurpassed authority on the subject of cybersecurity, Daniel‘s views are regularly profiled across digital, print and television mediums. She is co-author of The Other Side of Midnight, 2000, has written for The White House Blog and was recently selected as a study group member for the National Infrastructure Advisory Council’s (NIAC) Water Sector Resilience Final Report and Recommendations.

    Daniel’s diligence in inspiring and supporting success in the community has led to keynote speaking engagements at the 6th annual Women as Veteran Entrepreneurs, Irvine Valley College 9/11 Commemoration and Biola University’s Crowell School of Business MBA Distinguished Speaker Series. The United States Small Business Administration, Santa Ana District Office, selected Daniel as the 2016 Small Business Person of the Year. She was also a recipient of the 2015 Patriot Award given by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), established by the Department of Defense. Alongside Chick-fil-A CEO, Dan Cathy and others, Daniels was honored by the Passkeys Foundation as a 2014 Leader of Integrity for American Life Technology. Additionally, she was honored as one of the top women veteran leaders for the 2014 White House Champion of Change.

    A true advocate for change, Daniel contributes her time and resources to various community organizations including the Rothenbuehler Foundation for Veterans, New Directions for Women, the Child Guidance Center and the Vicksburg Soccer Organization. In addition to being a contributor and guest speaker at the 39th Annual Economic Forecast at Chapman University hosted by James L. Doti, Ph.D., Daniel is also an ordained minister with the African Methodist Episcopal 5th District, a member of the Trusteeship-International Women’s Forum, a Vice Chair of the Orange County Business Council Cybersecurity Task Force, sits on the US Bank Advisory Board, a member to the Cal State Fullerton Philanthropic Foundation’s Board of Governors as well as a new member of the Orange County United Way Board of Directors, and a member of the Orange County Homeland Security Advisory Council. She holds certifications in IBM Project Management and Contract Quality Assurance. A graduate of California State Polytechnic University with a degree in computer information systems, Daniel also holds an MBA degree.

  • Brenda Taylor – Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President of Business DevelopmentOpen or Close
  • Maronya C. Scharf – Chief Operating OfficerOpen or Close
  • Brian Berger – Executive Vice President, Commercial CybersecurityOpen or Close
  • Vonnie Craig-Parker – Regional DirectorOpen or Close