Team

MEET OUR LEADERSHIP.

The members of our executive team share a common goal of providing the best service and experience possible.

IF Team - Jay

Jay Krause
COO

Jay oversees strategic vision, direction, and ensures that established goals are met.  For more than 25 years, his dedication and expertise in contract negotiation and consulting have assisted companies like Staples, Spalding, and Dyson.  Jay earned his BA from the Pennsylvania State University, and his MA from UTS at Columbia University in the City of New York.

Renee Cooper
Director of Development

Hailing from the J.C. Penney Company in NY, Renee possesses a solid history of sales growth, client relations, and leadership.  At the Firm, she ensures that our sales, account management, marketing, and customer service teams maintain an unwavering focus on delivering personalized service to each client.  Renee earned her BS from Clarks Summit University.

IF Team - Renee
IF Team - Cathy

Cathy Thomas
Contracts Manager

Cathy brings to the Firm a long and distinguished history of grant writing and contractual management. Cathy began her career as a legal aid but returned to the Pennsylvania State University to receive her Master’s degree and her PhD-c. Since 2015, Cathy has overseen the Firm’s contractual and grant operations.