​Our speakers are a diverse bunch. If you'd like to speak at a meeting, submit a session (or more). We are always interested in what our members have to share.

The following speakers participate with H-SPUG or SharePoint Saturday Houston.

Dynamic Systems

Jim Adcock is The SharePoint Therapist - a SharePoint Architect, Analyst, and Administrator with over six years of experience managing and customizing SharePoint and improving users’ relationship with SharePoint. He is currently Director of Enterprise Development for Dynamic Systems, and Vice President of the Launch Pad Job Club Board of Directors.

Minh Bui

Minh Bui is a Senior Developer with experience in SharePoint, databases, web/window/mobile development, and SOA architecture. In the 14 years that Minh has been in IT, he was involved with companies from the Oil & Gas, IT, Logistics, and Transportation industry. Minh has a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from St. Thomas University and give lectures in Business and IT courses at the University of Phoenix.​

Victor Chataboon

A SharePoint MCTS with over 20 years of IT Enterprise experience with backgrounds in support, training, administration and architecture in various business industries. IT industry experiences include end user, support, training, administration, infrastructure architecture, implementation and information architecture. Currently, active in the SharePoint community serving as a past President of the Houston SharePoint User Group (H-SPUG) and presently as Board Chair for the H-SPUG Board. Founder and past organizer for the SharePoint Saturday Houston events, one of the largest of such events in the US. A Director of the Houston Cloud Computing User Group. Advisor to SPS Events. Supporting other user groups and technical communities across the US in their formation and mentoring of user groups and events. A Rodeo Houston volunteer since 2001.

Rafael De la Cruz

Rafael de la Cruz in an Information Technology professional with over 20 years of experience in the IT field, the last 7 Years deeply working in SharePoint as a developer and Architect. His passion is to share what he knows with others.

Gene Edmiston

​Gene Edmiston is a technology consultant with 30+ years of experience as a project manager, business analyst, functional and information architect, and software developer.  Gene has been using SharePoint since 2005 in various capacities, along with being a MCTS SharePoint 2010.  He is currently serving as the Vice President of H-SPUG in addition to being a member of AIIM (Association for Information and Image Management).  Gene is based in the Houston, Texas area.

Cadac Group

​Edwin has over 10 years of experience in the world of Engineering Data Management. He started working with Microsoft SharePoint early in 2003 and has implemented and architected solutions for small and Enterprise customers worldwide. Under his management the US location has grown extensively, servicing major players in the Oil & Gas industry.  With years of expertise in the Autodesk world, combined with SharePoint expertise he has addressed challenges that many companies struggle with for Engineering Data Management and using Microsoft SharePoint.

Moss Delight Services

​For over fifteen years David has been delivering technical solutions that make sense. David is currently running a small consulting business delivering ECM and BPA solutions. When he is not working, he spends time with his beautiful wife and four adorable children.

Jeff Fried
BA Insight
Jeff Fried, CTO of BA Insight, is one of the true experts in SharePoint and Unified Information Access.
Doug Hemminger

​With over 15 years of experience developing innovative software solutions, Doug has proven himself a leader who can solve difficult problems for organizations across a wide variety of indistries and organization sites. Although primarily a .NET developer focused on SharePoint, Doug is adept at seeing the bigger picture, recognizing how a particular software solution meets an organization's larger goals.

Moss Delight Services

​Henry is a seasoned consultant with a background is in running large scale technology and process improvement projects. He is currently working on SharePoint and Project Server migration projects.  Henry loves film, boxing, and relaxing with his family.

Scot Hillier
Scot Hillier Technical Solutions, LLC

Scot Hillier is an independent consultant and Microsoft SharePoint Most Valuable Professional focused on creating solutions for Information Workers with SharePoint, Office, and related technologies. He is the author/coauthor of 18 books on Microsoft technologies including “Inside SharePoint 2013” and “App Development in SharePoint 2013”. Scot splits his time between consulting on SharePoint projects, managing developer content for IT Unity, speaking at SharePoint events, and delivering SharePoint developer training through Critical Path Training. Scot is a former U. S. Navy submarine officer and graduate of the Virginia Military Institute. Scot can be reached at scot@scothillier.net.

Antonio Maio
Antonio Maio is an information security professional with over 20 years of experience in cyber security practices and systems. Based in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, Antonio is a senior manager and senior SharePoint architect with Protiviti. His varied background includes in-depth knowledge of public key infrastructure, identity management and access control systems, as well as information security best practices. His broad knowledge and experience with Microsoft SharePoint extends over the last 8 years and focusses on solving security challenges for enterprise customers, military organizations and governments. Antonio is passionate about helping customers be productive with software and he has received a Microsoft MVP Award (Most Valuable Professional) for the last 3 consecutive years specializing in Microsoft SharePoint Server. When he’s not working with customers to help them get the most out of SharePoint, he can be found contributing to the SharePoint community either through sessions at user group meetings and conferences or through his blog at www.trustsharepoint.com.
Entrance Software

​Troy has been working with SharePoint since it was called Team Folders for Exchange 2000.  He is interested in how users interact with new technology.  PowerBI and Office Apps are current platforms Troy is focused on.

Chris McNulty
Chris is CTO at HiSoftware. Drawing on his experience as CTO for Dell, formerly Quest, Chris is a Microsoft SharePoint MVP, MCTS, MCSE, MSA and an MVTSP. A frequent speaker at events around the globe, Chris is the author of the “SharePoint 2013 Consultant’s Handbook” among other books. He also blogs at http://www.chrismcnulty.net/blog and http://www.sharepointforall.com. Prior to Dell, Chris led the SharePoint consulting practice at KMA, a Boston based Microsoft Gold Partner. He holds an MBA from Boston College in Investment Management and has over twenty years’ experience in financial services technology with John Hancock, State Street, GMO and Santander. He lives with his wife Hayley, and his family in Milton, Massachusetts, USA.
Naomi Moneypenny

Naomi Moneypenny is CTO at Synxi (a ManyWorlds brand) where she leads the development team for the adaptive recommendations & learning engine for SharePoint and other social business systems such as Yammer and Tibbr. Previously, Naomi was a business and IT strategist at Shell working on technology forecasting and collaboration. She has a Masters degree in Astrophysics as well as graduating in executive programs in strategy and M&A from Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management. She holds over 30 patents in the area of adaptive systems and is a well-known speaker internationally, and in 2014 she has been recognized as one of the Top 25 SharePoint Influencers.


Brian Prigge is a SharePoint Architect with RAMP where he leads the implementation of RAMP's suite of video hosting, search and discovery solutions into custom SharePoint integrations.  He has been working with SharePoint for over five years and has a deep knowledge of both the solutions model and the app model for custom SharePoint development.  He has worked in many major verticals ranging from pharmaceuticals to financial services. He specializes in designing and developing custom solutions to complex business problems.

Prior to his position at RAMP, Brian worked as a SharePoint Consultant and Trainer for a Chicago-based consultancy and as an engineer at a prominent automotive security company.  He has worked with a wide range of farm sizes and throughout the entire project lifecycle, allowing him to provide a well-rounded perspective on the complex nature of SharePoint.

One of Brian's articles was recently featured on SPTechWeb: http://www.sptechweb.com/link/64046

Jive Software

Tom fell in love with web development in the early 90’s when he first used the Mosaic browser and developed his first web page in HTML. For the past 7 years, Tom has focused specifically on SharePoint. His work with clients and dedicated study lead to earning the Microsoft Certified Master in SharePoint 2007. Writing and speaking about SharePoint and leading SharePoint events lead to two MVP awards. And the latest book he’s contributed to, SharePoint 2013 Inside Out, is highly rated on Amazon. Today, Tom is diving deeper into how web communications can be more efficient and effective.

Entrance Software

​Entrance President and founder

Kevin Vieira

I am the Product Development Manager at KWizCom, a Microsoft Gold Partner based in Toronto, Ontario, where I manage the software development life cycle for KWizCom’s suite of custom components for the SharePoint 2003, 2007 and 2010. I have over 9 years of experience developing rich-client and web applications with C#, ASP.NET and SharePoint. I am a regular speaker at conferences and user groups with my sessions focusing on SharePoint development.

I have been working with SharePoint since 2003, mostly developing custom in house solutions. I released my first SharePoint 2007 public facing internet site for the Microsoft Flight Simulator Community team in Redmond using MOSS 2007 beta bits.​

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