Our People

Our team is composed of expert data scientists, developers, engineers, futurists, and philosophers that are dedicated to delivering strong ROI with every project.

The Epigen team

Our Leadership Team

Rashad Howard

Chief Executive Officer

A veteran of the United States Air Force, Rashad marries bold ideas and fresh thinking with data-driven insights and research to deliver innovative solutions and tangible impact for our customers.

Terry Rice

Chief Visionary Officer

Terry started Epigen to revolutionize the way companies identify, approach and solve complex problems. A fifth generation marine, Terry is passionate about pushing the boundaries of technology and innovation to help clients unlock value and achieve strong ROI.

Donte Tanner

Chief Operating Officer

Donte is a decorated leader whose successes as a strategic visionary are predicated on his ability to identify, frame, and solve business/ organizational problems via a multifaceted lens: strong fiscal acumen, astute personnel utilization and development, apposite utilization of technology. His track record as an Air Force Captain and contractor serving both private and public sectors benefits clients from time tested as well as resourceful thinking.

Ryan McCreadie

Director, Operations

A veteran of the United States military, Ryan brings a high level of strategic thinking, passion and pragmatism to successfully overseeing our operations.

Aniesia Williams

Chief Client Officer

Aniesia Williams, Chief Client Officer at Epigen and Epigen Global UAE, is a seasoned marketer and brand strategist with over 20 years of experience. She's known for her ability to craft compelling marketing strategies and narratives, making her a trusted expert in the field. Aniesia has held prominent roles such as Fractional CMO & Experiential Producer at AW+CO, Managing Director at Real Chemistry, and SVP of Brand at Edelman. She's been recognized as a Network Journal's 40 Under 40 honoree and actively contributes to organizations like PRSA, Score3 Ventures, and Ascend Ventures.

Walter Hughes

Co-CEO, Epigenesis

Walt is a transformative leader with a diverse background spanning fintech, public service, and technology. He's recognized as a formidable figure in various business sectors, including roles as a Six Sigma Master Black Belt, with notable contributions at Quant16 and Meta, and a strategic partnership with a leading VC firm. His ability to lead versatile teams, create visionary business metrics, and advocate for diversity and inclusion underscores his profound expertise and commitment as a CEO driving the organization to new heights.

Latisha Dougherty

Operations Manager and Contracts Admin

Latisha's extensive experience in government, coupled with her dedication and drive for growth, make her valuable in her role as Operations Manager and Contracts Admin. Her contributions play a vital role in ensuring the smooth operation of Epigen's organization. This includes drafting, negotiating, and finalizing contracts with various stakeholders, such as clients, vendors, and partners. Latisha's goal is to optimize productivity and streamline processes while fostering Epigen's continued success.

Interested in joining our team?

We’re always looking for passionate and proven playmakers to join our team. If you are tired of traditional consulting gigs and looking to push the boundaries of what’s possible, we’d love to hear from you.