Our Team

Ricki McGuireRicki McGuire, President

Ricki McGuire founded Optitek, Inc. in 1992, as a document scanning service bureau.  While the company still maintains its core scanning services, it has since evolved into sales and support of Business Process Automation through the utilization of Optitek’s Document Management Software and Workflow Design and Development.  We have been offering “cloud solutions” to our customers for the past 11 years. Optitek has assisted several companies in the transition from manual to digital systems that enhance both operations and bottom line profits. Ricki is a member of WPO, WIIP, WBENC, St. Louis Forum and is associated with Connections to Success, a non-profit that provides assistance to women re-entering the workforce.  Hobbies include golf, gardening and travel.

Jason CollierJason Collier, Director, Professional Services Group

After attending Murray State University, Jason joined Optitek in 1994 as the company’s first employee and his career path has led him to the role of Director of the Professional Services Group.

Proficiencies include:

  • Document Management Project Manager
  • Knowledge of systems and software
  • Design, development and implementation of workflow systems
  • E-form creation
  • API integrations
  • C#, Visual Basic, Visual Basic.Net

Experience and certifications include:

  • Document Imaging Architech (CDIA)
  • Kofax Technical Solutions Specialist
  • Ascent Capture 7
  • Cardeff TELEform v.8
  • Certified System Administrator and Installer: Hyland OnBase CMS
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows 2000 Server
  • Windows XP

In addition Jason is a die-hard Cardinals fan, a licensed pilot and enjoys geocaching.

Adam PolkAdam Polk, Programmer Analyst / System Administrator

Adam is an IT Professional with more than 15 years of hardware, software and IT engineering experience. He graduated from University of Missouri – St. Louis in 2010.

 

 

 

Proficiencies include:

  • OOP Concepts, SDLC, Time and Memory Complexity Analysis
  • C# and .Net Frameworks, C++, JQuery, PHP, HTML/CSS
  • Microsoft and Linux Operating Systems and associated services
  • Relational Databases and ORM in MSSQL, MySQL and Oracle Databases
  • TCP/IP Networking & Cisco networking equipment

 

Experience and certifications include:

  • Certified System Administrator and Installer: Hyland OCSA, OCI, OCWA, OCAPI
  • Project management and deployment
  • Trouble shooting, hardware diagnostics and technical support
  • Process Automation
  • Equipment and Network design, installation and maintenance
  • Software Support
  • Software and web Engineering/Development

 

In his spare time, Adam enjoys game development, motorsports and sailing.

Jennifer HummelJennifer Hummel, Senior Client Services Consultant

Jennifer has 12 plus years successfully consulting with businesses in the Mid-west region. Proficiencies include identifying the most cost efficient solution to improve business processes, increase productivity and improve customer service levels for companies. In addition to consulting, she volunteers with Go-Red-For Women and has served on numerous boards.

Sonya MatzigSonya Matzig, Office Administration

Sonya comes to Optitek with 14 years experience at Anheuser-Busch Companies Inc, where she was a member of Toastmasters International, a public speaking organization.  She won speaking competitions at both area & regional levels.  Sonya has more than 25 years of experience in sales, purchasing, customer service, & information technology.  She is a certified scuba diver, a leader of CRHP women’s retreats, & actively volunteers throughout the local community.  In her spare time, Sonya enjoys designing custom metal jewelry & training/conditioning for distance running.