Leadership Team2019-05-10T05:23:08-04:00


FYIsoft’s financial reporting solutions are fully supported by a talented team with decades of experience. Meet the leadership team behind our success.​

Jennifer Cheng
Jennifer ChengPresident and CEO
Ms. Cheng is an original investor in FYIsoft’s predecessor company, Renovo. Jennie was appointed President and CEO of FYIsoft in 2017 to lead FYIsoft’s next evolution of growth. She brings a unique mix of proven experience and competencies that will enable the company to transition from startup to growth mode.

For the past 18 years, Jennie has been General Partner of an investment partnership specializing in emerging growth companies. From her earlier career as an analyst on Wall Street to her role as President and COO of a software company – and a multitude of successful entrepreneurial ventures along the way – Jennie’s career has been marked by a keen eye for identifying and leading companies to achieve their potential. Her successful track record includes providing the operational expertise to drive smart growth and shareholder value, raising capital including VC funding, and positioning companies for IPO. Jennie is a CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) and earned her MBA from Columbia University.

Dan Lyons
Dan LyonsDirector of Sales
Dan Lyons brings extensive experience in selling cloud solutions, following a successful technology-focused sales career that has included Oracle, AOL and Netscape. This experience, combined with Dan’s strong technical background in cloud architecture and implementations, helps FYIsoft achieve its goal of becoming the leading cloud financial reporting solution in the market. Dan earned his MBA in Finance from Adelphi University and his B.A. from State University of New York.
Jim Van Riper
Jim Van RiperVice President, Software Development
Jim Van Riper leads the technology team driving the next evolution of our financial reporting software. His passion for high tech and AI is key to further evolving our financial reporting and analytics platforms. Jim has previously led the software development and market re-positioning for several companies including Troux Technologies, Serena Software, Remedy Corporation and Informix Software. His focus is on continuous innovation and creating industry-leading platforms that have helped his employers evolve from industry niche players to dominant leaders within their market segment(s). Jim holds three patents and received his B.S. in Management Information Systems from California State University.
Grace Bolen
Grace BolenVice President of Finance and Operations
Grace is a CPA and earned that certification while at Price Waterhouse. She has extensive experience working with accounting software packages, particularly with Walker Interactive. There she was implementation consultant as well as sales representative for their consulting services. Most recently, she founded a retail start-up and built it into a successful multi-store operation before selling the business. Grace earned a B.A. in accounting from the Wharton School of Business in Pennsylvania.
Charles Schindo
Charles SchindoDirector of Client Services
Mr. Schindo joined FYIsoft’s predecessor company, Renovo, in 2013. Previously, Charles was Senior Financial & IT System Analyst at Burger King Corp. This provides him with unique experience in assisting customers in both functional as well as technical issues. Mr. Schindo was also a financial analyst at CT Corp and was employed in the same capacity at System Union for eight years, bringing more than 14 years of financial experience to FYIsoft. Mr. Schindo received his B.A. in Economics from State University of New York.
Jason Mauney
Jason MauneyDirector of Product Marketing
Prior to joining FYIsoft, Jason served as the finance manager for multiple companies, as well as a consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers. His experience working with popular ERP systems and in building month-end reporting packages, KPI reports and annual budgets is extremely valuable for FYIsoft customers seeking to improve their reporting processes. Jason earned his B.S. in Business Administration, majoring in finance and international economics from the University of Florida.
Terry Timmins
Terry TimminsPartner Relationship Manager
Mr. Timmins is focused on building relationships with FYIsoft’s strategic partners network. Throughout his career he has focused on various sales and account management roles with technology companies including Fortune 50 brands. Terry earned his M.B.A. in Finance from La Salle University and his B.S. in Accounting and Business Management from Clarion University.
Kevin Barnhill
Kevin BarnhillDirector, Technical Services
Kevin Barnhill is responsible for overseeing all aspects of customer support, including installation, customer environments and product testing. Kevin has more than 20 years of experience in product development, customer support, and software engineering in both corporate and consulting environments. Kevin received his B.A. in Computer Science from the University of Central Florida and his MBA from Florida Gulf Coast University.

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