Steve Altizer

Steve Altizer is president of Compu Dynamics and has been exclusively in the data center space for more than 23 years. He has a proven track record in the design and construction of white space fit-outs, along with a passion for highly responsive customer service.

Throughout his career, Steve has been a student of and thought leader in the technology and science behind today’s modern building environments. This interest has naturally led to an affinity for clients whose requirements drive them toward facilities that are smart, clean, safe, reliable, and secure.


Lee Piazza

Lee Piazza is the Executive Vice President of Compu Dynamics with deep expertise and experience in the data center industry.

He served as President of Loudoun Electric Company from 2005 until its acquisition by Compu Dynamics in September 2011. Prior to the acquisition, Lee grew Loudoun Electric from a small, well-respected local company into one of the Washington DC region’s top 25 electrical contractors.

Jim Cobb

Jim Cobb is the Director of Electrical Operations at Compu Dynamics, where he oversees and manages the company’s in-house electrical workforce. Jim has more than 25 years of mission-critical design/construction experience and another decade of experience in the commercial construction industry.

Prior to Compu Dynamics, Jim worked for Total Site Solutions, a national data center firm, deploying high-density containerized data centers at eBay and Microsoft sites all around the U.S. Jim also has vast experience managing teams of electricians as a Division Manager and on specific sites as Project Manager, Superintendent, and Foreman.

Nikki Williamson

Nikki is the Director of Marketing for Compu Dynamics. She has more than 20 years of strategic marketing experience delivering high-impact business results, including growing market share, acquiring, and retaining clients, launching service divisions, expanding into new markets, and rebranding companies.

Prior to Compu Dynamics, Nikki served as Director of Marketing for E2 Optics where she was responsible for advancing the company’s brand and national presence while organically growing the client base. Prior to there, Nikki worked for Vantage Data Centers and played an instrumental role in the growth of the organization. Outside of work, Nikki enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.

Ryan Schradin, Managing Editor

A communications and marketing expert with more than a decade of experience. Ryan has edited and contributed to multiple popular online trade publications focused on aviation, security, satellite, unified communications, and network infrastructure. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking across the great state of Virginia with his wife, Sarah, and their rescue pup, Brooklyn the Adventure Dog, who is 13lbs of pure furry fury.

Lena Rivera, Editor and Writer

Lena is a writer for this and several other online publications. Lena covers a wide range of topics at the intersection of public sector technology and federal government modernization initiatives. Lena has deep experience working in the healthcare and medical field, where she was responsible for translating medical research projects and even hosted a successful medical podcast.