Founder, President, and Chairman of the Board
Clay Hales founded InfoSystems in 1994 and has more than 35 years of experience in the information systems industry. Clay is a recognized expert in IT consulting and solution design, having led hundreds of successful network and system installation projects. He has held many exclusive industry designations, including serving as a member of the Global Business Partner Advisory Council for IBM (fewer than 50 members in the world) for nearly a decade, and is a sought-after speaker at many industry events.
Chief Executive Officer
Scott Davis brings 32 years of technology industry experience to InfoSystems most recently serving with IBM as a Client Solution Executive, where he managed multidisciplinary solution design teams to develop complex infrastructure solutions for IBM's largest engagements, focusing on creating effective partnerships with clients' senior executive teams and aligning customers' business strategy, drivers, and goals throughout the solution development cycle. Prior to Scott's 16 years with IBM, he worked for Entex Information Systems, DecisionOne, Wang, and served in the U.S. Navy.
Chief Operating Officer
Keith Hales is responsible for leading the Administrative, Accounting, and Sales Teams at InfoSystems. Building on a successful 10 year run in a direct sales role, Keith took over management of the InfoSystems Sales team in 2018. Keith brings a client-first and business value approach to a technical industry, and is leading our team in a period of industry transition, growth, and ever-changing client needs. Keith holds a Management degree from Carson-Newman University and has earned his Master’s in Business Administration through UT Knoxville’s Professional MBA program.
Executive Vice President of Services
and Chief Information Security Officer
Mr. William Fredrick (Fred) Cobb is a senior IT professional with a proven record of achievements and experience that have involved systems engineering, systems architecture, security program development, network administration, security operations center design, life cycle management, IT project management, and ITIL/ITSM implementation. His career in IT includes more than 25 years with Hewlett-Packard (HP) where he served in multiple technical roles. Specialized in all phases of IT operations and IT security, Fred has served as an Enterprise Administrator, Information Systems Security Officer, Virtual Chief Security Officer (vCSO), and Data Center Operations Manager for multiple critical business operations. Fred was an IT instructor for a number of years and has helped over 900 students in their pursuit of various certifications. Fred holds a B.S. in Applied Management from Tusculum College.
Vice President of Marketing
Josh Davis leads the InfoSystems marketing department with expertise in business leadership and marketing technology. He earned a Bachelor's degree from MTSU and holds multiple software certifications. Josh currently serves on the Board of Directors for CHATECH (Chattanooga Technology Council) and his leadership in the Chattanooga community includes terms as president of the Young Professionals Association of Chattanooga and as a board member of the Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce. Josh works to strengthen relationships between InfoSystems' employees, customers, technology partners and the communities served.
Director of Human Resources
Theresa Bailey joined the InfoSystems team in 2004 and has an extensive track record in Accounting and HR activities. Theresa has earned a reputation as a valuable professional who aligns company needs with necessary and timely human resource services. She brings to InfoSystems her operational and management experience in finance, the banking industry, human resources and community efforts with various non-profit organizations.
Sherry Phillips Davis is equipped with over 35 years of experience in business administration and accounting. Her expertise is in management and finance. She received a Bachelor's Degree from Lee University and has served in the capacity of controller and CFO for many years managing multi-company corporations. She started her journey with InfoSystems in 2015.
Senior Director of Engineering Services
Robert Goodwin leads the InfoSystems engineering services team and project management office. He brings 22 years of technology industry experience to InfoSystems. Joining InfoSystems in 2008, he led the design and implementation of enterprise solutions in storage architecture while focusing on customer needs and satisfaction. He holds 20+ leading industry technical certifications as well as project management certification.