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Agile Digital Transformation Services for Associations!



Excellence in Association Advisory and Managed Services

CIMATRI helps association and non-profit leaders manage change through organizational and digital transformation. Our ‘Disruptioneers’ are experienced association leaders who get their hands dirty with policy governance, digital strategy, workforce culture, service design and association IT.

The expectations of members, staff and volunteers are increasingly defined by a digital economy operating at an unprecedented pace of change.

CIMATRI will help you ‘Make Association Things Work in the Real World’.

Association IT Services and Digital Transformation


  • Assessment & Planning
  • Managed Services
  • Cloud Migration
  • Hosting
  • VoiP
  • Analytics
  • Security
LMS Solutions Learning Management Services


  • Accreditation
  • Certification
  • e-Learning
  • Learning Management
  • Instructional Design
  • Micro-credentialing
Communications and Culture


  • Culture Analytics
  • Change Management
  • Customer Journey Mapping
  • Service Design
  • Digital DNA
Nonprofit and association operations


  • Board Facilitation
  • Strategic Planning
  • Scenario Planning
  • Virtual CxO (CIO/CTO/COO/CLO)
  • Service Level Management
  • Program Office
  • Policy Governance




The branch of change management concerned with meeting the expectations of association members, staff and volunteers in an increasingly digital economy.


Rick Bawcum


Rick Bawcum is a Technology Executive specializing in Cloud Computing, IoT, CyberSecurity, and Managed Services. He a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), and a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt. Rick graduated with honors from Regis University with specializations in Business, Human Resources and Finance.


Doug Compton

VP of Consulting

Results-oriented technology and operations leader with over 20 years’ experience in strategy and tactical planning for the delivery of effective Information Technology (IT) Solutions. Doug is a recognized leader of transformational project teams in an association and non-profit setting.


Jennifer Thompson, PHD

Principal Consultant - Culture and Communication

Jennifer holds a Ph.D. from the University of Denver in the field of Communication. She specializes in culture, group and organizational communication, and negotiation and conflict management. She is the author of publications focusing on how groups co-create identity through dialogue and joint storytelling. Jennifer works in Service Design assisting client stakeholders in the co-creation of superior service, uniquely appropriate for the company or association.

Lisa Gillis Chief Learning Officer

Lisa Gillis

Chief Learning Officer

Lisa Gillis is an accomplished senior executive, entrepreneur, board member, and thought leader with more than 20 years of success in the education, e-learning, business and government industries. Her expertise includes capacity building, process management, designing and implementing ground-breaking programs, governance, strategic planning, e-learning, K-12, program evaluation, curriculum development, coaching, succession planning, public relations, and speaking.


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