WE ARE CIMATRI /SIMƏTRĒ/ Digital Transformation & IT Outsourcing for Associations



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


Rick Bawcum - IT Services - Digital Transformation - IT Outsourcing - Associations

Rick Bawcum

CEO / Founder

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.


Ken Monblatt

Chief Operations Officer

Ken has decades of experience managing operational processes and technologies from CEO and CIO positions with FORTRUST Data Center, RCH, Inc., Rhythms NetConnections, and more.


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 LMS systems chief education 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. Leveraging global experience with creating and leading change in enterprises, Lisa is a valuable asset for organizations seeking guidance on multi-million-dollar transformation projects. Her broad areas of expertise include 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.


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.