VP of Professional ServicesMr. Kaupp started his IT career on Active Duty in the U.S. Navy where he managed a network aboard a Nuclear submarine. While on shore duty Mr. Kaupp obtained his Bachelor’s in Computer Science from Eastern Connecticut State University and went on to earn his M.B.A in Business Management at Western New England University. After honorably discharging from the Navy in 2006 he quickly elevated from purely technical roles with Fuss and O’Neill Technology out of Manchester, CT and F3 Technology Partners located in West Hartford, CT to managing a technical managed service and project engineering and management team for an integrator in Farmington, CT. Mr. Kaupp earned his Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) in 2022, and his Project Management Professional (PMP) certification in 2011, as well as several technical certifications across Vancord’s solution portfolio. He continues to leverage his technical acumen and his understanding of project management methodologies to provide leadership and build best in class Service Delivery for Vancord.