Frank Quigley | President/CEO
Frank Quigley is the President/CEO of R&K Solutions.
In 2015, Frank became the Director of the R&K Solutions office in Alexandria, Virginia. Prior to joining the R&K team in 2001, Frank had served a full career as a Marine Corps Officer. He has documented success in supervisory and executive positions in logistics, operations management, and facilities management. During his tenure with R&K, he has supervised numerous projects and programs for our clients and has executive management responsibilities in operations, growth, and staff development for multiple sectors of the firm. In 2019, Frank was named President and CEO of R&K Solutions. Frank earned his Bachelor's degree in Science; Concentration in Natural Science from the University of Pennsylvania.
Michael Nichols | Executive Vice President
Michael Nichols is the Executive Vice President of Enterprise Products and Solutions. Before being named an Executive Vice President, Michael was an Assistant Director at the R&K Solutions office in Roanoke, Virginia. During his tenure with the company, he has worked in a wide range of areas including product management, project management, network and systems administration, marketing, and sales. Prior to joining R&K in 1999, Michael worked for several startup firms in the Blacksburg, Virginia area, providing support to Federal, State, and Commercial clients. He earned his Master's degree in Business Administration with an Information Security Concentration from James Madison University and a Bachelor's degree in Management Science and Information Technology, Decision Support Systems from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech).
Nathaniel Sykes | Executive Vice President
Nathaniel Sykes is the Executive Vice President of Operations and IT.
Before being named an Executive Vice President, Nate was an Assistant Director in charge of IT at the R&K Solutions Office in Roanoke, Virginia. Prior to joining R&K in 2003, Nate held several roles as a Systems and Network Administrator. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Business Information Technology at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech). He holds GSEC, GMON, and GSLC Certifications.
Gopal Narayan | Executive Vice President
Gopal Narayan is the Executive Vice President of Information Technology Consulting. During his tenure with the company, he has managed a wide-ranging portfolio of software consulting projects for clients including the US Army, Department of Veteran Affairs, and the Foundation for California Community Colleges. Prior to joining R&K in 2003, Gopal held leadership roles at several software consulting firms in Southern California, including experience working for large firms such as IBM & Canon Inc., and entrepreneurial work in a start-up environment. Gopal holds a Master's degree in Mathematics and Bachelor's in Computer Science from BITS, India.
Gary Calese | Executive Vice President
Gary Calese is the Executive Vice President of the Real Property Consulting Services portfolio. Before being named an Executive Vice President, Gary was an Assistant Director at the R&K Solutions office in Alexandria, Virginia, and project manager for the Facilities Sustainment Model. Prior to joining R&K in 2014, Gary served a 22-year career as an Army engineer. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering from the United States Military Academy and his master’s in engineering management from the Missouri University of Science and Technology. He has a Professional Engineering License in Civil Engineering.