Our Team

Mason Associates, Inc.’s knowledgeable and experienced team of permanent, long-term staff offer over 300 years of accumulated IT experience.

Many of our staff members have experience in strategic/tactical planning, software selection, and project management. All have exceptional design, development, and integration expertise, and experience working in a variety of environments and methodologies – stand-alone, as team members, agile or waterfall processes, and in any role from architect to testing.

Our Staff

Our team of dedicated and skilled employees include:

Steve Carter


IT Professional since 1978

Joined MAI in October 1994

Joe Hodge

System Engineering Consultant

IT Professional since 1980

Joined MAI in March 2021

Dave Hammond

Systems Consultant

IT Professional since 1993

Joined MAI in November 1997

Herb Rea

Systems Consultant

IT Professional since 1987

Joined MAI in December 1998

Sue Yerxa

Systems Consultant

IT Professional since 1985

Joined MAI in August 1998

Don Malpass

Systems Consultant

IT Professional since 1984

Joined MAI in March 2014

Dana Brown

Systems Consultant (P-T)

IT Professional since 1981

Joined MAI in November 1996

Shannon Fader

Systems Consultant (P-T)

IT Professional since 1994

Joined MAI in June 1998

Jesse Jacobs

System Consultant (P-T)

IT Professional since 1999

Joined MAI in January 2017

Carol Carter

Vice President, Finance & Administration

IT Professional since 1977

Joined MAI in August 2000

Our Partners

For over 20 years, Mason Associates Inc. has been a business partner of IBM and Microsoft.

Additionally, for the direct benefit of our clients and to improve our best-of-breed service offerings, we have established formal relationships or reseller agreements with several other key partners, including TD Synnex, Help Systems, Precisely, CloudFirst, FirstLight Fiber, IBM Lab Services, Open Text, Ingram Micro, and others.

These relationships allow us to provide vendor-independent and best-of-breed solutions to augment our consulting/engineering expertise in delivering the highest quality result.