Meet some of our team…

Management and Business Development

Mark Streifel, Executive Director

Mark’s background in the electrical power generation, coupled with his experience in mechanical maintenance, writing, training, and e-Learning, inspired him to create Martech and build a top-notch design team to tailor training programs specifically for each client. Previously, Mark worked for a large learning-based organization, where his plant experience and his academic background in science made him an invaluable leader in creating technical content for both e-Learning and instructor-led programs. Today, he continues to work closely with Martech clients, ensuring that the training programs we build will not only meet but exceed their high expectations.

Jason Marquette, Director of Operations

Besides an academic background in management information systems and financial management, Jason has over 15 years of professional experience in information technology, as well as extensive development experience. He came to Martech from a large financial institution, where he led a technical team. Before that, he was a financial accountant in the real estate industry and a technical consultant for Accenture, Best Buy, and FICO. Jason’s unique combination of financial and technological expertise makes him a great asset to Martech clients.

Victor Zapata, Senior Account Executive

Victor has over 15 years of sales experience and an outstanding track record for business development, having established successful relationships with corporate clients in the U.S. and across Latin America. Victor’s degree as an electrical engineer and along with his experience within the industry has given him an excellent combination of skills that allows him to effectively assess each client’s unique training needs. Victor excels in market research and client education, to ensure our clients get the fullest ROI from their training program and stay competitive with their peers.

Curriculum Development and Delivery

Chad Johnson, Training Specialist
Subject Matter Expert: Instrumentation and Control, Electronics, Steam Turbine Operation, Nuclear Reactor Operations, and Electrical Fundamentals

As a training specialist and subject matter expert, Chad develops and delivers classroom and hands-on training to facilities worldwide. Additionally, he performs needs assessments and writes detailed employee training plans, manuals, and procedures designed to meet the training needs of our clients.

Chad's technical experience includes supervision, maintenance, and operation of nuclear power plants during a distinguished 20-year career in the U.S. Navy. In this capacity he also performed classroom and hands-on training, worked as a simulator instructor, and developed curriculum for the Naval Nuclear Power Training Command and the Nuclear Power Training Unit.

James K. Allyn, Jr., Training Specialist
Subject Matter Expert: Hydraulics, Gas Turbine Compressor, Avionics, Environmental Systems, General Aviation, Oil Field Maintenance and Operations, Safety, OSHA, Mechanical Systems and Electrical Fundamentals

As a training specialist and subject matter expert, James develops and delivers classroom and hands-on training to facilities worldwide. Additionally, he performs needs assessments and writes detailed employee training plans, manuals, and procedures designed to meet the training needs of our clients.

James’ technical experience includes supervision, maintenance, training and operation of various USAF airframes during a distinguished 21-year career in the U.S. Air Force (USAF). In this capacity, he also performed classroom and hands-on training, worked as a field trainer/simulator instructor, and developed curriculum for the USAF aircraft and support carrier fields. James also had a successful career in the oil and gas fields providing companies with preventive and predictive maintenance strategies as well as hands training and maintenance.

Irene Anderson, Lead Instructional Designer
Subject Matter Expert: Instrumentation and Control, Electronics, Steam Turbine Operation, Nuclear Reactor Operations, and Electrical Fundamentals

Irene has a Master’s in Instructional Design and Development and over 10 years of experience designing, developing, and delivering training and eLearning in a variety of industries, including defense, healthcare, and power generation. With a B.S in Materials Science Engineering, Irene is uniquely skilled to take heavily technical content and present it in an easy to understand manner, meeting the specific needs of each client. Irene is also an OSHA authorized trainer and is qualified to teach the 10-hour and 30-hour General Industry Courses.

Customer Support

Dustie Hollon, Customer Support and Integration Specialist

With over 10 years of experience in both customer service and website design/development, Dustie plays a key role in managing our clients and developing our training products. After helping us cultivate new clients, he then supports their ongoing needs, as well as the ongoing needs of their trainees. Besides helping develop new curricula, course review documents, and training tools, Dustie manages Martech’s Learning Management System (LMS), our website, our catalog, and other marketing material. He is instrumental to our exploration of new technology within the online training industry.