|Utah State University, Bachelor degrees|
|Engineering and business|
Rod brings to ConSentry more than 20 years of sales, marketing, and technical experience in the global telecommunications and networking industry. Most recently, Rod was president and CEO of TeraChip, a fabless semiconductor company providing next-generation merchant switch fabrics and traffic managers for switch and router systems. Before TeraChip, Rod was vice president of marketing at Ardent Communications, acquired by Cisco Systems in 1997. Prior to joining Ardent, Rod was vice president of marketing at XLNT Designs (acquired by Intel) and Ascom Timeplex. Rod holds bachelor degrees in engineering and business from Utah State University and received an MBA from the Harvard Business School.