Culture we're truly proud of


To be a company that employees want to work for, and companies want to work with

Inside the walls of our office lies a culture created around our Core Values

  • Accountability: We hold ourselves and our team accountable in all the work we do
  • Flexibility: Every client is unique as is every employee
  • Teamwork: We support each employee and help others succeed
  • Dedication: We go above and beyond to get the job done
  • Reputation: We take pride in our reputation and work hard to uphold
With these values in mind, we uphold a flexible, supportive and fun culture that keeps our customer and employee retention rate at nearly 98%. This approach has also given us the honor of being included on VA Chamber's Virginia Fantastic 50 List, and Inc. Magazine's list of Fastest Growing Companies in America and Virginia Business's list of the Best Places to Work in Virginia for four years in a row.

Meet the Solvarians

Grounded in well-practiced processes and a commitment to excellent client service delivery, the team of Solvarians we've built brings expert tailor - made database solutions to any IT environment.
Our Careers

As CEO, Greg has spent his 25 years in the IT industry focused on solving business issues using information technology. He utilizes his past experiences in technology to guide companies in making sound technology investments in people, process and hardware.

Greg Samuels

Pamela Craven leads the sales and service efforts for our data base consulting practice as the Vice President of Client Services, working closely with each client and the Solvaria technical team to architect enterprise – class database services.

Pamela Craven
VP of Client Service Delivery

Angel Smith works as Vice President of Client Engagement, working with both Solvaria’s team and our our clients teams to bring full – time and supplemental database support to customers.

Angel Smith
VP of Client Engagement

As Solvaria’s first VP of Marketing, Jennifer leads the company’s marketing, branding and communications initiative while also working closely with the sales and count teams to support business development.

Jenn Frayser
VP of Marketing

Geri Samuels handles Solvaria’s financing, and works with each client to provide accurate invoicing, time reports, and budgeting.

Geri Samuels

John brings his leadership ability, hardworking attitude and willingness to provide long – lasting client solutions to his role as SQL Server Practice Lead, making him an invaluable resource to both Solvaria and his customers.

John Whitehead
Senior SQL Server DBA, SQL Server Practice Lead

As a Senior SQL Server DBA, Ra Osolage delivers database solutions that optimize business processes to clients across Virginia and beyond.

Ra Osolage
Senior SQL Server DBA

Rakesh Gujar works with clients as a Senior SQL Server DBA to bring strategy and planning to their database environment.

Rakesh Gujar
Senior SQL Server DBA

A Senior SQL Server DBA, Doug provides remote and on – site SQL Server consulting services and assists clients with SQL Server performance problems

Doug Johnson
Senior SQL Server DBA

Jeff serves as a senior database administrator on our SQL Server team delivering remote and on – site support to our clients.

Jeff Sparrow
Senior SQL Server DBA

Ralph Mast works on our SQL Server team and works closely with our clients to bring efficient supplemental and full-time database support to their environment.

Ralph Mast
Senior SQL Server DBA

With more than 20 years of experience in database management, Greg leads Solvaria’s Oracle Database practice where he manages our team of Oracle experts while also serving clients across a broad range of industries.

Greg Mays
Senior Oracle DBA, Oracle Practice Lead

As a Senior Oracle DBA, Veronica Perez serves clients from a variety of industries and manages their Oracle databases.

Veronica Perez
Oracle DBA

With nearly 20 years of experience in database management, Matt provides expert supplemental and full-time Oracle consulting services to our clients in varying industries

Matt Edwards
Senior Oracle DBA

Tracy Deuell is a technology and strategy professional who thrives on driving positive change, delivering transformative results and helping organizations develop their cultural potential.

Tracy Deuell
Principal Consultant, fCIO

Karen Inman acts as a fractional CIO, Trusted Adviser, and Subject Matter Expert with a proven track record for delivering outstanding customer experiences for a number of our clients.

Karen Inman
Principal Consultant, fCIO