MEET THE SANDIS TEAM
Our management and technology professionals are committed to providing the highest quality software products, service, and support. Our staff have many years of experience developing software solutions for the social services field.
Seth Mader, Director of Information Systems
Seth has worked for the San Diego Regional Center since 2001 and brings a diverse set of skills and job experience including: Social Work Counselor, Residential Deflection Placement Specialist, Program Manager and currently the Director of Information Technology. Prior to becoming the Director of the IT department, Seth was responsible for developing a search-based, user-friendly online interface to host SDRC policies & procedures.
Nancy Lorch, Manager Software Development
Nancy Lorch has over 40 years of experience with the Regional Center system and SANDIS for over 30 years. She works closely with the Department of Developmental Services (DDS) to help provide solutions to the challenges presented to all of the 21 regional centers. She currently manages a team of programmers responsible for software development including the SANDIS Mobile App, Service Provider Portal, and upgrades and enhancements to the SANDIS 7 desktop application.
Karen Barros, Manager Application Support
Karen has worked with SDRC in SANDIS for more than 20 years. Prior to that she worked with several different companies who specialized in software development, application implementation, and end user training. She currently supervises the SANDIS Application Analysts, coordinates software testing, documentation, and on-site training. Karen works as part of the IT SANDIS Team to find solutions that can help users at all regional centers.
Jose Rosas, Manager of Technical Operations
Jose has worked for SDRC in the Information Systems department for the past 20 years. He was educated at University of Phoenix and received his Computer Science degree. His primary responsibilities include developing, implementing and maintaining the SDRC Network Infrastructure, supervising the Network Team responsible for staff hardware, software, system security, mail system, network application programs and databases.
Doug Pence, Senior RPG Programmer
Doug has been the Senior Programmer for the last 6 years. He was educated at Coleman University and National University, and founded a software company in 1982. He came out of retirement a few years later, and began his work at the San Diego Regional Center.
Adriana Rivas, Programmer
Adriana has dedicated over 15 years to the San Diego Regional Center. Her roles have included Case Management, Clinical Services, and SANDIS. Adriana currently works under the Programming team where she is an essential part of supporting regional centers with software development and maintenance.