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Our Team

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Chief Executive Officer

Carolina Seldes

Carolina Seldes, CEO and founder, created ITnova in 2011 because she saw a need for innovative software technology within the US Government. She moved onto building a talented, diverse, strong team with widespread backgrounds in working on IT projects as well as working within the US Government: federal, state, and local branches.

Carolina has extensive experience advising, designing, and implementing IT solutions in the government and private sectors.

As a Program Manager, she has proven ability to successfully analyze an organization's critical business requirements, identify deficiencies and potential opportunities, and develop innovative and cost-effective IT solutions for enhancing competitiveness, increasing revenues, and improving customer service offerings.

Carolina received her Master’s in Finance at Columbia University, New York. Carolina has a Bachelor as an Electrical Engineer from the Javeriana University of Colombia.

In addition, she is certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP), Professional Scrum Master (PSM), ITIL, CompTIA Sec+, and Cloud Computing.

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Information Technology Innovation Manager

Ryanne Milani

As ITnova’s IT Innovation Manager, Ryanne focuses on Research and Development of technologies including: web development, accessibility, cloud, data analytics, Agile development, and cutting edge technologies. As an Innovation Manager, she identifies technologies that support the mission of our government and community. She has a Master’s in Interaction Design and Information Architecture from the University of Baltimore and Bachelor of Arts degrees in English and Linguistics from University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

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Quality Assurance and Operations Manager

Jim Gross

Jim focuses on making sure our process, procedures, and metrics are documented and compliant with our ISO 9001 and ISO 27000 standards. In addition, Jim supports our project’s operations including time and resources management. He has over 10 years of experience in starting a testing program from the ground up, working the full Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), establishing policy, best practices, and methodology as well as training new hires. Operates with urgency in meeting deadlines in a fast-paced setting.

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Operations Support Specialist

Carolina Villegas

Carolina provides recruitment support and operations at ITnova. She supports the development of tools to increase efficiency and performance of ITnova services, as well as supporting the design, development and implementation special projects, based on ITnova's needs. This includes supporting proposal writing, technical recruiting, and specific projects. Carolina has a Bachelor in Business Administration, and loves tennis and sports.

ITnova's Advisors

We have the pleasure to count with a wonderful team of advisors that have been supporting us.

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Bari Anderson

Speciality: Business Development

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Hollis Minor

Speciality: Marketing

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LaToya Staten

Speciality: Entrepreneurship

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Waynne Churaman

Speciality: Research and DoD

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Dwight Schmidt

Speciality: Business Development and Aerospace

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Johanne Jackson

Speciality: Small Businesses

Corporate Citizenship

ITnova is a Hispanic Owned Company commited with our community. ITnova team supports the Center of Help in Annapolis, Anne Arundel Community College foundation, and Severna Park High School Business Advisory Board. Coporate Citizenship drives measurable change in our community.


ITnova has been recognized by our community by several organizations such as Anne Arundel Community College, Invest Maryland Challenge, Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce, among others.

Business Plan Competition Anne Arundel Community College Annapolis MD 21401 Anne Arundel Chamber of Commerce Invest Maryland Challenge ITnova Cyber Security Category Spirit of Entrepreneurship ITNova


8(a) SBA certified Until 2025
GSA IT 70 Schedule GS35F48GA
MBD/DBE Maryland 12-364
M/WBE Baltimore 15-395621
SBR Maryland 12-1226
8(m) Program EDWOSB / WOSB / SDB

Company Information

Registered Name: ITnova
Year Incorporated: 2011
State of Incorporation: Delaware
Headquarters: Maryland
D-N-U-S Number: 9688550140
Cage Number: 6G2Y8


ITnova continues to be our preferred subcontractor for this project because of their unique ability to rapidly recruit and sustain fully qualified professionals from within a variety of supporting categories.


ITnova Supports the Center of Help

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