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SOI's Leadership remains committed to the fundamental tenets that have been responsible for SOI's success—superb customer service, employees with great attitudes, ethics, innovation, and technical competence. We all share the responsibilities of leadership and teamwork.  We treat each other with respect and communicate openly and honestly.

 

Bettie McLaurin

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

As CEO, Bettie is responsible for providing SOI with strategic leadership, working with the President and senior management to establish long-range goals, strategies, plans, and policies. Bettie has extensive experience in small business ownership, planning, developing, and marketing solutions to customer requirements.  She is a high-energy executive and visionary with excellent leadership in all aspects of life; family; and business.

 

 

Tyrone McLaurin

President

Tyrone McLaurin is Solution One Industries Inc. (SOI) President, Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer. As President, Tyrone has oversight responsibility for the company's operational business units, corporate and strategic planning, business development, quality, safety, contracts, procurement and expanding the company capabilities and customer base. Tyrone leads continuous improvement efforts that drive efficiency, foster continued growth, execution of cost-competitive solutions and exceptional business services.

 

Melissa Perez

Vice President of Finance and Administration

Melissa Perez is Solution One Industries Inc. (SOI) Vice President of Finance and Administration reporting to Chief Executive Officer Bettie McLaurin, and President Tyrone McLaurin.  In this role, Melissa oversees the accounting, business support, financial planning and analysis, treasury, real estate, internal audit, tax, human resources, and administration functions at Solution One.  Melissa joined Solution One in 2018 as Finance Controller and has worked closely with Solution One’s senior leadership since her arrival. Melissa has over 25 years of experience in building and leading finance teams in major companies. Prior to joining Solution One, Melissa was Finance Controller for Privatized Military Housing. She began her career with Round Rock ISD and advanced to Dell Inc. working in their Treasury division.  Melissa graduated from Post University with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and earned a master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Incarnate Word.

 

 

Chadwick Thomas

Vice President of Operations and Programs

Chadwick joined SOI in 2015 and is the VP of Operations and Programs. Before joining SOI, Chadwick worked as Operations Manager, Senior Program Manager, and Chief Operating Officer with multiple small and large companies. His vast knowledge and experience leads SOI serving customers within the Department of Defense, Federal and Private Industry Partners. In his current role, he leads a wide array of programs focused on information technology, cybersecurity, unmanned aircraft systems, and homeland security solutions. Chadwick earned a master’s degree in education from the University of Phoenix and a bachelor’s degree in business from Excelsior College. He serves as a chairman of the Memphis Veterans Mental Health Council and is a member of the American Legion. Chadwick is a retired Sergeant Major (Class 55) from the US Army. 

 

Robert Swain

Deputy Director of Operations

Robert Swain joined SOI in 2007 as a Contract Administrator. Over the years he has advanced through the ranks and is currently the Deputy Director of Operations. He performs several additional duties, including Facility Security Officer, Facilities, and Procurement Manager. His years of exposure to the industry have provided him the experience needed to become well rounded in a multi-functional environment. Robert is a US Army veteran and has a bachelor’s degree in Theology and Biblical Studies.

 

Diana Dyson

Senior Human Resouce Manager

Diana is a Human Resources leader managing multiple sites and diverse management needs. She has a proven record of partnering with leaders throughout all levels of the organization to transform culture, leverage talent, and manage through change. Her areas of expertise include conflict management and employee relations. Her industry background encompasses finance, transportation, academia, and utility services. She has a natural interest in people service, coupled with a calm demeanor, professional and collaborative team style, and genuine personality, which serve her well to effectively build strong business relationships and networks. Though Texas is now her home, Diana is from southern Indiana where she earned her undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Evansville. She is an SHRM member and PHR certified.

 

Mario Garcia

Finance Manager

Mario Garcia is Solution One Industries Inc. Finance Manager.  As Finance Manager, Mario oversees the accounting and payroll operations at Solution One.  Mario joined Solution One in 2019 with over 15 years of experience in leading business and contracting teams and brings a wealth of knowledge of financial and business integration and software implementation.  Starting as an Accountant, he has advanced through Payroll Manager to Finance Manager.  Prior to joining Solution One, Mario was in Finance and Logistics for Privatized Military Housing. Mario began his career with the Mexican Government in the Contracts division where he led a team in negotiating contracts for environmental agencies. Mario graduated from Metropolitana Universidad with a bachelor’s degree in International Trade concentration in Business Administration.

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