Jacques R. Island, President & CEO
Founded Inquesta after a 20-year career as a Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation where he organized and managed several multi-agency task forces with the F.B.I. as lead agency investigating Russian/Eurasian organized crime, health care fraud, drug trafficking and terrorism. Mr. Island also was a U.S. Foreign Service Officer for six years with the Diplomatic Security Service managing complex security programs for U.S. embassies, missions and dignitaries, He earned an MPA from Florida International University. Download bio.
Yvonne Fournier-Ferrer, EVP & General Counsel
Immediately prior to assuming her Inquesta duties when she co-founded the company, she served for over 12 years as the Vice President and Regional Counsel and Secretary of the Latin America and Caribbean Regional Board for the Visa International Service Association (the Visa credit card company). Before joining Visa International she practiced in areas of administrative law, and civil and criminal federal litigation. She graduated with a Juris Doctor (Cum Laude) from the Inter American University School of Law, Puerto Rico. Download bio.
Jerry F. Miller, VP & Chief Operating Officer
A retired colonel of the U.S. Air Force (pilot, special operations, humanitarian assistance, crisis management, and senior DoD representative to a U.S. embassy). He then served as the Associate Director for the Applied Research Center of the Florida International University. He brings considerable operational experience to his new duties as Inquesta’s COO. He earned a Bachelor of Science from the U.S. Air Force Academy, a Master of Arts in Management/Human Resources, and a Master of Science in Telecommunications and Networking.
Crystal Scanlan, Chief Financial Officer
An accomplished financial officer and accountant, she has accumulated years of experience providing risk analysis, budgeting, tax preparation and planning, payroll, financial planning, and other business management functions for corporations and the federal government with NASA. Her deep knowledge of Government Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) comes in handy for some of Inquesta’s pursuits. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Finance Management from the Northeastern University.
Rafael Marrero, Director of Government Solutions
A Stanford University and Cornell University trained senior corporate executive, Mr. Marrero has 30+ years of diversified experience in government contracting, telecommunications, construction, information technology, renewable energy, and high-tech environments. Most recently, he was the Vice President of Corporate Vendor Management, Contracts, Supply Chain and Procurement for MasTec Network Solutions, a $4.5 billion dollar firm with 18,000 employees representing $1.5 billion in projects on behalf of AT&T, Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile and Sprint.