Meg (Trobiano) Smith
Meg is a Product Marketing Manager of Oracle Products for IBM Global Technology Solutions and has been working with Enterprise Applications for approximately 20 years. She enables many different sales teams to design innovative solutions that include the implementation and outsourcing of the Oracle portfolio. As a Board Member of the OAUGNJ, Meg will enable the OAUGNJ members to form a local community - to share information and experiences - on the latest trends and market solutions for their information needs.
Arthur has 30 years exposure in the ERP, Cloud, CPM and Business Intelligence environments, and currently is the Regional Director for SplashBI in the Northeast. He has vast experience with customers and enterprise applications: including EBS, Peoplesoft, Hyperion (EPM), Cloud, Managed Services and Reporting/BI Solutions. Arthur lives in NJ and is originally from the UK. He has implemented, demonstrated, and sold solutions in the Oracle ecosystem in the NY/NJ Metro area since 1989. Previously he implemented ERP solutions for key clients in the US and was a Director of Materials & Production for a Unilever Manufacturing Company.
Director of Finance
Linda Norell is a Director of Application Development at Automatic Data Processing. She has worked with Oracle Applications since 1995 in both IT and Finance capacities with a heavy concentration in Oracle Hyperion EPM products. Most recently Linda was the project manager for a new global Hyperion Financial Management implementation. As OAUGNJ Director of Finance Linda will work hard to ensure the financial stability of the chapter.
Director of Communications and Social Media
Gary Serrao is an Associate and Social Media Manager at Innovus Partners. He has spent the past few years as an Oracle Hyperion EPM consultant, working together with his clients and colleagues to implement innovative EPM solutions. Gary takes pride in sharpening his technical abilities and enjoys solving complex problems. As one of Innovus Partners’ Social Media managers, Gary is responsible for sharing valuable information and insights with their followers. A New Jersey native, Gary is proud to join the OAUGNJ and plans to leverage the knowledge and experience he has gained in the past few years to help the OAUGNJ grow its social media presence and reach, furthering the mission of the group to share knowledge and ideas.
Director of Speaker & Conference Planning
Andrew Smith is a Solution Director for OSI Consulting in the Mid-Atlantic region where he specializes in Oracle Applications and Technologies. He has 4+ years of experience in the Oracle ecosystem working with his clients, customers and colleagues across all industries and verticals to provide sales, solutions and Oracle channel management. As a new board member to OAUGNJ Andrew is looking forward to leveraging his wide network and professional relationships, along with his strong leadership skills and business acumen to ensure this chapter is successful and educational for all of its members and prospects. Andrew has lived and worked in New Jersey his entire life, and holds a Bachelor's Degree in Financial Services from East Carolina University.
Director of Membership Outreach
Alan Rowland has over two decades of experience with Oracle applications, starting as an employee of Oracle Consulting Services. Since then he has worked for other consulting firms, as an independent consultant, and in a support role for organizations that used Oracle applications. He is currently an independent consultant primarily focused on financials and procure to pay. He’s found OAUG to be an invaluable resource during that time particularly the conference paper database, the Geo’s, and the SIG’s. Whether it’s a client, a coworker, or a friend he recommends that they become OAUG members.
Director of Membership & Facility Planning
Gary is a seasoned Oracle HFM certified architect/developer with deep knowledge of Oracle EPM, FDMEE and the entire Oracle HFM configuration suite. Gary has over 15 years of experience architecting and implementing complex global solutions including managing his own consulting company for the past 6 years. With expertise in designing, implementing, upgrading, supporting and enhancing large-scale complex global financial systems using Oracle EPM software, Gary has successfully implemented Oracle EPM solutions in the following sectors: Health Care, Pharmaceutical, Financial and Banking, Entertainment, Telecommunication, Manufacturing, Retail and Industrial Products. As a life long New Jersey resident and the OAUGNJ Director of Membership & Facility Planning, Gary looks forward to sharing his skills with the OAUGNJ community.