Nick Thorson, Senior Application Consultant

Nick provides the team with expertise in cyber security, advanced programming, web services and OSIsoft technology.  Nick’s broad experience includes IT project management, cloud architecture, cybersecurity analyst, Android developer, Java and ASP.NET/SharePoint application developer, business analyst and mechanical engineer.  He holds a BS in Mathematics, a BS in Mechanical Engineering, an MS in Systems Engineering, an MBA, and is currently working on an MS in Cybersecurity.  His certifications include: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Project Management Professional (PMP), Microsoft Certified Professional, Microsoft Certified Technical Specialist ASP.NET 3.5, and Microsoft Certified Professional Developer ASP.NET 3.5.  

Rebekah Atkinson, Senior Application Consultant

Rebekah has been with us since 2009 and is our most senior Application Consultant and our OSIsoft Technology expert.  She has provided numerous PI System installations, system integrations, as well as support and training for a wide variety of customers.  Before joining Process Innovations, Rebekah worked for OSIsoft for eleven years where she held an array of positions from field service to product manager for the PI WebParts product and PI Interfaces.  Rebekah is a Chemical Engineer with a B.S. from Washington State University.

Ken Potter, Director of Application Development

Ken is the key architect of Process Plugins™ Solutions, our performance monitoring and condition based maintenance package.  He has more than seventeen years’ experience developing large scale power plant performance monitoring systems including eleven years with General Physics Corporation serving as Supervisor of Application Engineering.  Ken has developed performance monitoring systems for over one hundred individual power plant units and has served as a project manager, a classroom instructor, and a key developer of engineering methodologies used in online performance monitoring.  Ken earned his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Penn State University.

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Joe Devine, President and Principal Engineer/Consultant

Joe founded Process Innovations Inc in 2004 to provide system integration services for OSIsoft technologies.  He has provided enterprise level design, installation, training and value added applications of the OSI PI system for customers in a variety of industries. He has over 30 years of professional experience including power plant engineering, software systems installation and integration, project management and international business development. He holds a B.S. in both Civil and Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wyoming.

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