Meet Our Team

Aaron Bean
Director of Development

Aaron Bean

Director of Development

In 2005, Aaron Bean, previously with Lucent Technologies, began heading the development team. Aaron quickly made a name for himself during a series of successful projects; including the design of a client database application for OSU Fire Service Training that runs their day-to-day operations, a website allowing for student registration, and an E-learning solution platform for IFSTA/FPP.

Daniel Eng
Director of Administrative Services

Daniel Eng

Director of Administrative Services

Daniel joined Beardon in June of 2014 as an Accountant. He joined to do what he loves, as well as gain experience in an industry that he didn’t have previous exposure to. In December of 2015 he assumed the role of Director of Administrative Services, due to his great work ethic and increasing job requirements.

Daniel handles all of the accounting work, as well as Human Resource Duties. Outside of work, Daniel enjoys spending time with his wife and many pets, as well as family and friends. He also enjoys training martial arts such as Jiu Jitsu, Jeet Kune Do, and Thai Boxing, as well as playing any sport with his friends.

Sara Hudson
Project Manager

Sara Hudson

Project Manager

Mike Howell
Consultant

Mike Howell

Consultant

Michael Howell is currently an onsite consultant for OSU Fire Protection Publications, administering network, vmware environment, various databases, and mixed Windows and Linux servers, as well as custom application programming.  His IT experience encompasses retail, education, and foodservice sectors.  He earned his BS in Computer Science in 2000 from Oklahoma State University.

Michael lives with his wife and children in Cushing, Oklahoma, where Michael enjoys singing in the church choir, and tinkering at his work bench.

Chase Meadors
Developer

Chase Meadors

Developer

Erik Kee
Web Developer

Erik Kee

Web Developer

Erik joined Beardon in November 2017 to gain experience and further enhance his web development skills in order to become a more complete developer.  Currently he works on maintaining and debugging projects and helps develop new features for clients. In his spare time Erik enjoys writing and recording music and plays several instruments including guitar, drums and piano.  He also enjoys playing video games and browsing random memes on the internet.

Jane Cundiff
Client Liaison

Jane Cundiff

Client Liaison

Jim Wirt
CEO/Founder

Jim Wirt

CEO/Founder

Jim founded Beardon Services in 1986, after graduating from OSU with a Computer Science Degree. Jim founded the company as an opportunity to help others that God puts him in contact with, in a variety of ways. Jim wears many hats, providing xTuple customization and implementation, developing software as need, and providing owner level management regarding projects and business strategy. Outside of owning Beardon, Jim plays softball, is a Pastor, enjoys researching and learning about new technologies, and following OSU sports and spending time with his family.

Rosalina Malin
Graphic and Web Designer

Rosalina Malin

Graphic and Web Designer

Nick Overacker
Development Intern

Nick Overacker

Development Intern

Nick joined Beardon in May 2013 after being recommended to Jim by a mutual friend. Beardon offered an opportunity to learn and work with new technology as a development intern. Nick works with senior developers on small-scale projects, using HTML, CSS, Javascript and SQL. Outside of work, Nick is a Junior at OSU, majoring in computer engineering and minoring in Japanese. Nick is an officer in Mercury Robotics, involved in the Japanese Student Association, enjoys playing ukulele and volleyball, and taking things apart.

Max McLaughlin
Web Design Intern

Max McLaughlin

Web Design Intern

Max joined Beardon in January of 2016 because he wanted to acquire the skills and experience that would make him more competitive in the tech industry. He currently works with our SparkBits team, doing graphic design and web development. His hobbies include playing video games and building computers. He also enjoys searching the internet for dank memes.

Jaelyn Krafsky
Media Intern

Jaelyn Krafsky

Media Intern

Jaelyn joined Beardon in December of 2017 to further develop her skills and to learn new media techniques from talented professionals in the Stillwater area.  Jaelyn works with video editing, graphic design and content creation. Outside of work, she enjoys working out, reading, volunteering at Life Church’s Tech Team and being social.

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