Lorraine Hoekstra, President of Solavera, LLC, has 30 years of professional experience in software, database management, engineering, design, project management, systems operation, and business development. Solavera's client base has included Computer Associates, International Game Technology, Datanomix, Enterprise Systems Group, Foss Maritime and numerous local and State government organizations. Current clients include a number of fortune 500 companies in the retail, electronics, and service industries. Lorraine has also served as the co-owner and Vice President of Applied Photonics, Inc, a laser system provider where she was primarily responsible for international corporate relations with Samsung, Apple, Sharp, Sony, Toray Engineering, Innolux, Chi Mei, and Acer Unipac Optoelectronics. Before founding Solavera, Lorraine served as a senior software consultant and team leader for Sterling Software and was a senior programmer and analyst for CAPP Care, Inc. Before that she worked for Abbey Home Healthcare (now Apria) and LSI Financial Group. She holds a B.S. in MIS from the California State University at Sacramento.