OUR TEAM

These are the professionals who make up Vonwel Consulting

Doug Vondera

CEO and Founder

Founding Vonwel Consulting in 2020, Doug has 20+ years of IT experience including IT leadership roles at multiple Fortune 500 companies as well as some of the largest healthcare organizations in North America.  Doug has overseen security teams responsible for protecting over 200,000 workstations and servers, and billions of dollars worth of assets. The systems under his teams included those required for direct patient care, cloud infrastructure, payment process and custom development pipelines.  Doug brings the knowledge and entrepreneurial spirit to support your organization, protect your assets, and provide partnership that works for you.

Eugene Wells

COO and Co-Founder

Eugene Wells, chief operating officer and co-founder, is truly an operational powerhouse. Eugene has more than 10 years of operational leadership experience for Fortune 500 companies along with several of the largest healthcare companies in North America. His experience with both IT security and infrastructure allows Eugene to lead the operations of Vonwel Consulting with the precision and adaptability necessary to both anticipate and meet our customers’ needs.

Jim Welniak

Chief Information Security Officer

Jim is a dynamic Security Executive with over 20 years worth of IT Security Leadership experience. While well rounded in all areas of Security, Jim is a true advocate when it comes to Cloud based security tools. A true disciple of zero trust, Jim helps guide the Security strategy of Vonwel consulting.SIEM, CASB, MFA are just some of the specialties that Jim revels in working with.

Nick Fuehne
Principal Security Architect

Nick Fuehne, Vonwel's principal security architect, is a technical expert in an array of security disciplines. Nick has organized the technical solutions of both massive healthcare organizations as well as worked as contractor for the Department of Defense in support of IT Security. Nick’s expertise cannot be understated in deciphering any IT environment and architecting the solution for the customer. Nick guides the organization from a technical security architecture perspective.