Meet the Leadership Team
Our team provides a wide range of professional consulting services, but they all share a drive to learn, a passion for client service, and a commitment to excellence.
In 2019, our President, Sharafat Yousufzai, was awarded the Stevie Award for Women in Business as well as the Bronze Stevie Award.
Sharafat YousufzaiPresident and Chief Executive Officer
Sharafat Yousufzai President and Chief Executive Officer of Innovative Network Technology (INT) brings over 20 years experience supporting the Department of Defense Healthcare agency, Private sector Medical and Health Facilities, and eClinical Works Software. With a background in Nursing, Information Assurance, and Computer Science, she leads in Cybersecurity, Systems Engineering, Acquisitions, and Agile Project Management. Mrs. Yousufzai has significant experience in leading, managing, and executing tasks in all aspects of the contract management life cycle with federal government agencies within DOD and in Medical and Health Facility Services. She has distinguished herself repeatedly throughout the years with her commitment to quality and her consistent approach to redefining excellence in the Information Technology arena. She is a results-oriented leader with superb teamwork and logistics management skills and communication skills, and her unique ability to negotiate with high-level ranking officials has made her a major asset and leader throughout the Cybersecurity Information Technology industry.
Sultan YousufzaiCo-founder and Vice President
Sultan Yousufzai as a Co-founder and Vice President of INT brings his exceptional background in Information Assurance and Computer Science and over 20 years' experience as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in Cybersecurity, Systems Engineering, Acquisitions, and Agile Project Management. Mr. Yousufzai provides IT support to private sector Medical and Health Facilities, and eClinical Works Software. He also holds high notoriety with a documented history of superior performance as an Information Assurance Officer for Department of Defense throughout the span of his career. Recently Mr. Yousufzai led the effort of obtaining the Authority to Operate (ATO) on several software applications that operate on the Department of Defense – Defense Health Agency (DoD – DHA) network. This is a critical information security component of DoD’s Risk Management Framework (RMF) process that is used in the overall management of organizational risk security certification. The approval demonstrates that Mr. Yousufzai has an exceptional understanding on meeting DoD’s most stringent security requirements. His proven ability for solving complex cybersecurity problems and handling highly sensitive material and excellent communication skills has made him a major asset and leader throughout the Cybersecurity Information Technology industry.
Doug FishSenior Consultant
Doug Fish is a Senior Consultant with INT. He has been with the company for 4 years. Mr. Fish is a level III Subject Matter expert with more than 20 years of experience. He holds certifications including Certified Information Security System Professional (CISSP), Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE), and Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP). Mr. Fish has experience supporting the development, overseeing the deployment, and managing systems. He has trained and coordinated teams in both technical and non-technical aspects to work together to meet requirements and achieve milestones, as well as to monitor and track systems. He has analyzed and evaluated vulnerabilities to best assist systems to achieve ATOs (Authority to Operate) and perform risk assessments to complete the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process. Mr. Fish’s experiences working with systems throughout their lifecycles have given him an invaluable understanding of the needs and requirements of the process.
Steve SmithSBM Senior Developer
Steven Smith is a Senior Technology Consultant with INT. He has been with the company for 1 year. Mr. Smith is experienced in Process Management and Software Configuration Management solutions using recognized industry tools on different operating systems. Mr. Smith has the broad technical knowledge and excellent leadership abilities, he is an effective communicator of technical and non-technical issues and has sound mentoring and teaching experience. Mr. Smith has worked with government, corporate, and mid-sized clients as a Level II Serena Certified CM Consultant.