Executive Team

Diane Gonzales | President and CEO

Diane Gonzales, President and CEO, founded Netsync Network Solutions in 2002. She has grown the company to a multiregional IT consulting leader focused on client satisfaction, excellence, and fair business practices, while delivering the most innovative and sound solutions to Netsync’s clients. Under Diane’s guidance, Netsync established rock-solid relationships with Cisco and HP, leading to prestigious industry awards, such as Cisco’s 2014 SLED Education Partner of the Year and Break Away Partner of the Year US/Canada: South.

Khalid Abunaja

Khalid Abunaja | VP of Operations

Khalid Abunaja, VP of Operations, has been overseeing daily operations at Netsync since 2004 and is instrumental in Netsync’s strong organic growth across Texas and diverse verticals in the public and commercial sectors. Under his leadership, Netsync has grown to be one of the most respected VARs in the industry. Khalid leads the Netsync team’s efforts to optimize its IT services and best-of-breed solutions to meet the needs of an expanding client base. He earned a BS in computer science from the University of Houston.

Tamer Hedayet

Tamer Hedayet | Senior VP of Global Services

Tamer Hedayet, Senior VP of Global Services, has led high-performing teams from small, entrepreneurial groups to profitably scaling large, diverse operations. Recognized as a talent builder and transformation agent, he can take small opportunities or challenges and creatively turn them into long-term scalable solutions. He developed Architecture teams and service strategies across diverse technologies, such as Cloud, Collaboration, Data Center, Automation, Infrastructure, Video, Wireless, and Contact Center in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. In addition to his unique and extensive professional experience, Tamer holds multiple technical certifications and degrees in Global Management and Advanced Systems Engineering from Southern Methodist University, the University of Phoenix School of Business, Stanford University, Harvard Business School, and Duke University. In his spare time, Tamer enjoys scuba diving, spear fishing, hunting, and all water activities.

Karl Houston

Karl Houston | Executive Director of Strategic Services

Karl Houston, Executive Director of Strategic Services, has more than 30 years’ experience building and leading professional services organizations including network engineering, program management, field services and supply chain. Karl studied Business Administration at Lamar University, Computer Technology at Control Data Institute and holds over 15 various industry certifications. He is focused on strategic services and an engagement framework that enables exceptional delivery of transformational solutions leveraging best-in-class technologies and talent.

Len Noble

Len Noble | Executive Sales Director

Len Noble, Central Texas Executive Sales Director, began his career in technology in 1999 with Cisco Systems. Early on at Cisco, he worked with both enterprise and public sector clients and then moved primarily to the SLED market. Before coming to Netsync, he had a successful career with a large Texas systems integrator. His experience and success at both a major manufacturer and a system integrator allows him to bring a unique leadership perspective to Netsync. He takes great pride in being a part of Netsync and truly appreciates working with a company that creates success for both its clients and employees. Len is also an avid outdoorsman and golfer and appreciates any competitive activity.

Jeff Barker

Jeff Barker | Executive Sales Director

Jeff Barker, North Texas Executive Sales Director, joined the Netsync team after over 12 years of experience with our largest manufacturing partner, Cisco Systems. Jeff’s industry experience working directly with enterprise and healthcare clients, navigating the reseller and partner community, and managing and motivating sales organizations is a valuable addition to the growing Netsync North Texas operation. He brings with him a wealth of knowledge, maturity, and structure to our leadership team, with key job responsibilities in customer satisfaction, sales mentorship, and promotion of the Netsync brand. Jeff has a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from North Carolina State University, and is an avid golfer and sports enthusiast.

Kurt Sell

Kurt Sell | Regional Sales Director for Central Texas and Houston

Kurt Sell, Regional Sales Director for Central Texas and Houston, joined Netsync in 2018, bringing 25 years of sales and leadership experience in the technology field. Previously, Kurt held sales and leadership positions with Cisco Systems for more than 20 years, focusing on commercial, enterprise and public sector clients, leading to an induction into the Cisco Sales Hall of Fame. Currently, Kurt lives in Austin, TX with his wife and daughter and enjoys travel, music and New England sports.

Beau Devillier

Beau Devillier | North Texas Sales Director

Beau Devillier, North Texas Sales Director, joined the company after more than eight years with Cisco Systems. His experience in the tech sector is diverse, from engineering to lead consulting to a product specialist and, finally, sales leadership with Netsync. Today, Beau manages the North Texas sales team across all verticals, bringing extensive experience in commercial and enterprise accounts, public sector and government. Beau served in the US Army as a combat medic and enjoys endurance sports and the outdoors, as well as working with organizations that promote wellness and support for our veterans.

Diana Berger

Diana Berger | Operations Manager, South/West Texas

Diana Berger, Operations Manager for South/West Texas, joined Netsync in 2015 with 30 years of experience in the technology industry. Her tenure as Director of Technology for a school district has served her well as she works with the Schools and Libraries E-rate Program, which she has done since its inception in 1998 as both an applicant and a service provider. Diana holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management Information Systems degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master of Education in Educational Technology degree from the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. She currently serves on the board of a non-profit that provides animal-assisted therapy services to hospitals and serves on the board of the South Texas College Information Technology Advisory Committee since its inception.

Hien Nguyen

Hien Nguyen | Director of Solutions Architecture

Hien Nguyen, Director of Solutions Architecture, has been involved with Cisco directly or via partners for over 16 years. From managing engineers to building a successful Cisco Partner, Hien brings experience and perspective from many sides of the industry. He has worked all over the world, in places like Tokyo, Budapest, and Mexico City on projects and building teams for Cisco’s outsourced Technical Assistance Center (TAC). Hien’s focus is on growing and developing the Solutions Architecture team and helping Netsync grow into the Enterprise market. He holds the prestigious Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert certification (CCIE #6690).

Mark Lynd

Mark Lynd | Digital Business Leader

Mark Lynd (CISSP, ISSAP, ISSMP), Digital Business Leader, is a Top 25 ranked global influencer, speaker and practitioner for Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence, IoT and Emerging Technology. Mark has served as a CIO, CTO, CISO, Board Member, and thought leader for several global enterprises over the last 20 years. Mark was named an Ernst & Young’s “Entrepreneur of Year – Southwest Region” Finalist, presented the Doak Walker Award on ESPN’s Awards Show to a national television audience and has been featured/quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Information Week, eWeek, CRN, CSO and others. Mark holds a Bachelor of Science from The University of Tulsa and honorably served in the US Army in the 3rd Ranger Battalion & 82d Airborne.