Firm Leadership

The Newport Board Group leadership team is a seasoned group of executives who have worked together before to successfully build a national firm.

Doug Tatum

Chairman of the Board, Member of the Board of Directors 
Douglass Tatum

Doug serves as Chairman of the Board of Newport Board Group, a national partnership of CEO’s and senior executives.

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Lisa Metcalfe

COO/CIO
Lisa Metcalfe

Lisa Metcalfe has served in a variety of executive technology and professional services leadership roles.

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Mike Evans

National Managing Director, Member of the Board of Directors
Mike Evans

Mike Evans, a Newport Managing Director for Northern California, led and drove significant growth and innovation in a number of practices at Ernst & Young.

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John Pratt

Partner, Member of the Board of Directors
John Pratt

John Pratt has extensive background in general management from very large companies like IBM to mid market and emerging technology firms.

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Doug Payne

CEO, Member of the Board of Directors
Douglas Payne

Doug Payne is an experienced executive leader and Board member with a successful track record of building growing profitable companies.

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Mark Rosenman

Chief Knowledge Officer
Mark Rosenman

Mark Rosenman has deep experience developing processes, systems and content to create value from intellectual capital.

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Sue Lehrer, Ph.D.

National Practice Development Director
Sue Lehrer

Sue Lehrer has more than 30 years providing business development to professional service companies including banking, accounting, law, service and staffing firms.

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Richard Schroth, Ph.D.

Managing Director of Technology Strategy, Innovation and Global Cyber Practice
Richard Schroth

Richard Schroth is a leading expert on advising boards of private and public organizations about protecting themselves from cyber security threats.

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