IT Strategist
Ian Patterson Director | Technology Strategist

Ian has been working in the technology space since 1997 and founded humanIT in 2001. He has a background in Electronic Engineering, Project Management and has also graduated from the Australian Institute of Company Directors as well as the altMBA.“I’m deeply passionate about building strong, inclusive Australian communities, which is why humanIT exists to work with purpose-driven organisations.”

Rowena Beach
Rowena Beach General Manager

Rowena joined the humanIT team in early 2019 as our General Manager. She holds a Bachelor of Business, certifications in Project Management and is studying a Juris Doctor. She is a GAICD. “My favourite part of working at humanIT is supporting organisations that truly make a difference in our community. I ensure that our team meet our complex deliverables, but that isn’t too hard when I’ve got a diverse team that’s fun, passionate and respectful to work with.”

John Smolenaers Manager – transformIT

John is the Manager of the transformIT solution for humanIT. He’s been in the IT Industry for 22 years, with the pleasure of working with humanIT for ten of those.“In my role, I’m fortunate enough to manage a team of highly competent project engineers to deliver complex, tailored solutions to improve mobility and collaboration for our clients.”

Kath Stafford HR / Office Manager

Kath has been humanIT’s Office Manager since 2016. Prior to joining humanIT, she worked in the corporate sector as a personal assistant to CEOs.”I love working alongside the friendly team at humanIT. The team loves a laugh and it’s always a pleasure to help our team and clients and kick goals. We have a wide range of clients doing fantastic things in the not-for-profit sector and I love doing anything I can to assist.”

Richard Mascarenhas Systems Engineer - Projects

Richard is a project engineer at humanIT. He has been in the industry for 15 years and holds a Bachelor of Computer Science Engineering.”It’s a pleasure not only to help develop cutting-edge solutions, but to work and learn alongside some of the best in the industry at humanIT. It’s a relaxed environment that I love, and I find myself learning new things every day.”

Matthew Sorensen
Matthew Sorensen Level 2 / Support Coordination manageIT

Matthew joined humanIT in January 2017. He has a bachelor of Information Technology as well as a Diploma in Computer Systems Engineering. Prior to joining the humanIT team Matthew worked as a Level 1 Technician for the ATO.“What I love most about my current position is fixing things, being part of a team and assisting the other staff at humanIT.”

Mudassar Raza
Mudassar Raza Level 2 Support Engineer

Mudassar has been working as a level 2 IT Support Engineer for humanIT since 2018 after being in the industry for 15 years. He holds a Master degree in Computer Science and has obtained certifications in Windows Server, Exchange, plus certification in vSphere 6.“Every day I look forward to working alongside the friendly team and refreshing atmosphere at humanIT. It’s exciting to tailor IT solutions to our valuable clients, because I always get to learn something along the way.”

Scott Beyer Level 1 Support Engineer

Scott has been a Level 1 Support Engineer at humanIT, working with the team for close to a year now. He holds an Advanced Diploma in Computer Systems and has worked in the IT Industry in various roles for 15 years.”Working on over 40 clients systems, each with their own unique IT infrastructure, can be a challenging, but definitely rewarding experience. Having a friendly team, each with their own specialisation, certainly helps us solve problems quickly for our clients.”

Daniel Felix
Daniel Felix Level 1 Support Engineer

Dan is one of the newest additions to the humanIT team, joining us as a Level 1 Support Engineer with over 15 years of industry experience. He has a Bachelor of Computing (Multimedia Technology) and is also a Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator.“I am excited to joining a friendly, helpful team with a great reputation for working with not for profits and the social sector!”