At Netera, we keep the commitments we make to clients and foster a culture of exceptional client service and support.
Chris Scott – President/CEO
Chris founded Netera in 2007. At that time, Netera focused exclusively on professional services in the areas of consulting, design, implementation, and project management for advanced IT solutions such as Network Infrastructure, Network Security, and Unified Communications.
Under Chris’ leadership, Netera has evolved into a multi-vendor, advanced technology systems integrator providing clients on-prem, cloud, and hybrid technologies. We design, deliver, and manage tailored solutions that help our clients consume technology to accomplish their business goals and objectives.
Today, Chris’s major responsibilities include identifying, developing, and executing key initiatives for strategic growth and alliance opportunities with partners, clients, and vendor organizations.
Chris received a B.S. in Telecommunications Management from DeVry University and holds many industry specific technical certifications.
Chris enjoys the outdoors and spending time with his wife Dana and two children, Ryan and Alyssa.
Kevin Wheat – SVP, Sales & Strategy
Kevin Wheat joined Netera in 2010 to build and lead the sales and marketing efforts. Entering the technology consulting and solution integrator business in January of 2000, Kevin has been in sales, sales engineering and leadership roles at SBC Communications, Calence and Insight (via the Calence acquisition).
With a proven track record of exceeding goals as a people-oriented professional executive, Kevin is responsible for the business development, inside sales, outside sales and marketing teams for Netera. This translates to ownership of sales outcomes, revenue and profitability growth, brand development and awareness in addition to performance management.
Kevin attended Richland College, served in the United States Marine Corps and maintains a number of industry specific sales and technical certifications.
Kevin married his wife Jessica in July, 1999 and they have three daughters, Avery, Emma, and Eliana. They are grateful for their church family at Redeemer Church and for their girls’ school, Heritage Christian Academy.
David Asencio – Chief Technology Officer
David joined Netera in 2011 as a Sr. Client Executive for Netera’s key accounts, building upon and growing those relationships and lines of business. David’s experience in the IT business extends to 15+ years. Prior to Netera, David was a Director of IT at a law firm, worked at an IT consulting organization, was a Cisco Pre-Sales Engineer, and then went on to become a Cisco Account Manager. With his diverse mix of technical and sales expertise, David brings in unique insight, positioning him well to lead Netera’s services efforts.
Today, as CTO, David’s responsibilities include strategically building Netera’s brand, expanding and diversifying new product offerings and, most importantly, solutions. In addition, David is responsible for developing and growing our delivery services team as Netera continues to grow.
David is married to his wife Deanna and has two girls, Alejandra and Gabriella. They are all active members at Lake Point Church where he serves as a life group leader.
Chris Hewett – Sr. Director of Managed, Cloud, & Network Services
Chris joined Netera in January of 2016 as the Sr. Director of Managed, Cloud, & Network Services. He has ownership over all of Netera’s annuity services. Chris’ overlay role is to understand client’s holistic technology roadmap, needs, and pain points in order to present the best solution options and solution partners to solve business problems and save the client a tremendous amount of time. Netera then carries those pre-sales efforts into the implementation process and lifecycle management on behalf of the client.
Prior to joining Netera, Chris held leadership roles working directly for various carriers and solution partners, as well as the brokerage side of the industry. Having worked in all three phases, Chris is able to bring his valuable intellectual property and viewpoint to his current role, which gives him the ability to understand and navigate through complex environments from both a client’s and solution partner’s perspective.
Chris attended the University of Texas at Austin where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Corporate Communications.
Chris is married to wife Emily and have twin children, Beckham and Stella. Born and raised Texans, they are grateful for their life here in DFW and having all of their family living close by for support.
Timi Frazier – Director of Operations
Timi joined Netera in 2011 as Financial Controller. In that role Timi successfully brought full cycle accounting in-house. As of 2015 Timi’s role has transitioned to Director of Operations. Timi is responsible for overseeing the day to day function of operations and financial management. In addition, Timi is involved in the development of financial plans and strategies to support the company’s commitment to growth.
Prior to joining Netera, Timi held management level positions for several mid-sized local homebuilding companies. She has 20+ years’ experience in business operations and financial management.
Timi earned a Bachelor of Science at the University of North Texas. In recent years she has taken additional coursework at UNT and attended industry specific continuing education. Timi also actively volunteers for the Girl Scouts of America and Religious organizations.
Timi has been married just over 25 years, she and her husband Matt have two daughters, one attending the University of Arkansas and one at Bishop Lynch High School.