Meet the Leadership Team
Matt Scherocman | President
Matt Scherocman brings more than twenty years of experience in the information technology industry to Interlink Cloud Advisors. His experience includes both the system integrator and manufacturer sides of the business. Prior to founding Interlink, Matt worked for Microsoft and was responsible for all the Large Account Reseller (LAR) relationships in Microsoft’s Heartland Area, which included Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, and Tennessee. Preceding his role at Microsoft, Matt led a Cincinnati-based IT consulting company that grew 5000% and became a Microsoft Worldwide Partner of the Year.
At Interlink, Matt is actively involved in the strategic vision and operational decisions of the company, including finance, selling strategy, and marketing. Most days you will find him working with customers directly to help them on their journey to the cloud.
Matt holds a Bachelor of Science in Business degree from Miami University and is a Certified Expert in Microsoft licensing, including speaking engagements at both Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference and Microsoft Channel Partner Summit. Matt has trained Microsoft sales personnel in designing cloud solutions for their customers. He is a frequent contributor to leading industry publications and badged by Microsoft as one of their field solution sellers. Matt is also active with local charities including the Boy Scouts and Cincinnati Works, and he was recently named as an Outstanding Eagle Scout, an adult recognition for Eagles who continue to have a positive impact on their communities and Scouting.
Mike Wilson | Vice President/Managing Consultant
Mike Wilson brings over eighteen years of technology experience to Interlink Cloud Advisors. Prior to joining Interlink, he served as a Director of Technology for a mid-size insurance company and has led multiple consulting practices to substantial growth. In those roles, Mike delivered tremendous value for his customers by designing and implementing scalable, reliable and business aligned solutions.
Mike’s focus at Interlink is on leveraging the power of the Microsoft cloud to streamline IT operations in a way that reduces cost and allows businesses to refocus on core operations. He plays a key role in architecting projects and ensuring high standards in service delivery across the Interlink team.
Mike earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from the University of Cincinnati and is a proud graduate of St. Xavier High School. He is active in a number of local non-profits and has served on multiple non-profit boards and in executive leadership.
Mike Vaive | Director of Service Delivery & PMO
Mike brings over 18 years of IT Leadership and Operation experience in the manufacturing and service business segments. He brings valuable experience establishing and directing IT operations for multi-site corporations as well as developing and aligning IT strategy with business strategy. He possesses years of experience redefining processes to establish positive change management and to ensure a high level of IT functionality and reliability for current and future business growth.
At Interlink, Mike manages IT Operations, Service Delivery and Scheduling. He also leads our PMO and plays in integral part of our current and future service offerings.
Mike earned his education in Geography and Anthropology from Western Michigan University and Computer Information Systems from Kalamazoo Valley Community College.
Eric Brophy | Senior Cloud Solutions Architect
Eric Brophy brings more than thirteen years of experience in the information technology industry to Interlink Cloud Advisors. He is focused in security and protection and is an important and reliable asset to clients. He received his education from Miami University with a bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems, as well as a master’s degree in Business Administration from Xavier University. Prior to joining Interlink in 2012, he began working in IT for The Kroger Company in 2005.
At Interlink, Eric’s focus is working with clients by architecting projects using Microsoft Cloud to help clients in security, identity protection and data protection. He brings a lot of strong experience to the table with on-premises products like Exchange, Skype and Active Directory. Along with on-premise solutions, he has a background with cloud technologies such as Office 365 and Azure. He also holds numerous Microsoft technical certifications that add to his expertise.
Eric is passionate about constantly learning new technologies and implementing them to help customers. He is active in the local community as well as a member of the Cincinnati Observatory with an interest in astronomy.
Ronnie Patton | Service Desk Manager
Ronnie Patton brings twenty-five years of experience in technology to Interlink Cloud Advisors. A problem solver with immense technical knowledge he has worked on projects which include streamlining IT processes, building datacenters and installing and managing phone systems. After graduating from Northern Kentucky University, he began his career as a web developer. He spent six years in the aerospace manufacturing industry managing infrastructure for a large engine parts manufacturer. He brought a focus in infrastructure, systems and servers to Interlink in the summer of 2018.
At Interlink, Ronnie manages a team of IT professionals to provide exceptional service to our customers. With a previous proven record of success in a technology role including managing an IT department at a call center, he holds a lot of experience in working to satisfy clients and future customers. He strives to achieve excellence within himself as well as those around him.
Along with his passion for technology and love for learning new things, Ronnie enjoys many different facets of art including photography which allows him to express his creative side. In his spare time, you can find him listening to an audiobook or music.
Sarah Bunt | Operations Manager
Sarah Bunt brings more than ten years of experience in sales and management to Interlink Cloud Advisors. With a passion for this business, she joined Interlink soon after it first began in 2013, after previously working with Matt Scherocman at PCMS Datafit. She studied marketing at the University of Cincinnati, and has a background being an account manager, operations manager and inside sales manager. She is a Microsoft Certified Professional with experience in designing and providing Microsoft licensing solutions to large organizations.
At Interlink, Sarah serves as the Operations Manager as well as a Senior Account Manager working with a broad spectrum of clients across Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee, focusing in Cincinnati and Kentucky. She has a decade of experience in Office 365 Migrations, managed services, vendor relationships and product hardware quoting and purchasing. She is responsible for overseeing Microsoft partner relationships and strives to build meaningful, positive relationships with our clients.
Sarah values community and service – she is a member of the Crossroads Church and Madisonville Neighborhood Lead where she helps organize community service projects. She is also a member of the Madisonville Community Council and Beautification Committee where she works to better the community. She volunteers her time at 500 Gardens Madisonville as well, building gardens to create locally grown fresh food alongside people living in food desert communities.