Photo of Justin Bend, John Venable, and Tammy Volberding

BALTIMORE, APRIL 16, 2020 | Leading technology innovation agency Mindgrub welcomes three new directors to their growing team in Baltimore, Maryland.

Justin Bend, Director of Product Management | Justin is a veteran product and design leader with over 15 years of experience designing, building, and delivering digital products. He started his career in front-end development, quickly transitioning to leadership roles managing design, development, production support, and product management teams in the healthcare and publishing industries. 

Throughout his career, Justin has worked across the entire software development lifecycle. He takes pride in the level of empathy he is able to provide all stakeholders in this critical business process. He enjoys turning complex problems into opportunities for value delivery. 

John Venable, Director of Solutions Architecture | John is a well-rounded technology generalist with 20 years of experience in all areas of web and internet technology including networking, client and server-side development, usability, and graphic design. He possesses an exceptional ability to interact and liaise with technical and non-technical personnel to implement highly usable websites and applications. 

Tammy Volberding, Director of Human Resources | Tammy is a senior human resources professional who has shaped high-performing cultures with progressive technical resources, comprehensive communication, and a vigorous development program. She utilizes current human capital practices to attract, retain, develop, and engage talent. 

With over 10 years of experience, Tammy has a proven record of contributing to profitability through the development and management of HR operations, with special expertise in establishing HR departments from scratch. 

“We are immensely fortunate to continue our growth in these challenging times, and are thrilled to welcome Justin, John, and Tammy to our team,” said Mindgrub’s Chief Operating Officer, Shalisa Mohamed. “They have a wealth of experience across their respective domains, and I look forward to seeing their impact here at Mindgrub.”