Ella was named a “Top 25 Power Women to Watch” by Atlanta Woman Magazine and awarded the 2010 “Trailblazer of the Year” by the Greater Women’s Business Council of Georgia and the Carolinas for entrepreneurial success and innovation.
Through her 20-year award-winning leadership with a focus on integrity, entrepreneurship and philanthropy, Ella has groomed and retained key leadership and employees for more than 10 years. She built MDI’s strong hiring, training, executive training and development program.
Among his many achievements, Richey launched and managed MDI Group’s Contingent Workforce Management division and played an integral role in developing the Managed Service Provider (MSP) programs utilized by multiple Fortune 500 clients. As COO, Richey was instrumental in restructuring the company’s service delivery strategy to focus on local markets where the business operates, diversifying its client base and growing consultant headcount, which strengthened the company’s value proposition and presence in each local market served.
Board of Directors
Ella Marie Koscik – Chairperson of the board and owner of MDI who has overseen the nationally recognized success, growth and profitability of the company since 1994.
Richey Brownfield – Veteran IT services consultant and current CEO of MDI, where he has served in various positions since 1999.
Carolyn Mathis – Partner of Harbor View Advisors with more than 20 years of investment banking experience including 11 years as a vice president with Goldman Sachs.
Charles M. Modlin – Partner in the corporate department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP where he advises private and public companies on issues ranging from day-to-day operations to capital market transactions.
Richard J. Mortland – Former CFO of MDI with 45 years of retail banking, mortgage and varied financial experience.
Shawn Poole – Executive vice president and CFO of EmployBridge with rich experience at the executive level in both human resources and financial leadership roles.
Theresa Senter – Retired Coca-Cola IT Executive with 39 years of experience in the area of global deployments, user productivity, mobility, large scale implementations, enablement and innovation.