rnegron@upraa.org

Richard A. Negrón

Chair, Outreach and Business Development Committee and Co-Chair, Finance and Audit Committee

Richard is Catapult Technology Services (CTS) founder and Chief Information Officer of Catapult Solutions Group, a Texas-based company. He is responsible for CTS day-to-day operations and business strategy, as well as leading the company’s technology strategy. He is a prior start-up founder, inventor, and former senior executive of DXC Technology. Richard has over 25 years of experience in engineering, design, development, and software-driven environments. 

Richard is also a serious entrepreneur where he invests and develops new products to solve human challenges with new technology that is disrupting the market and is changing human behavior. 

Richard holds a Bachelor in Business Administration with a major in Finance from the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus, a Bachelor of Science in Computer Sciencse from Old Dominion University, and a Masters of Management Information System from the University of Phoenix. He also holds certifications in PMP, ITIL, and Lean Six Sigma. Richard joined our Board of Directors on January, 2016 with the purpose of wanting to make a difference in the lives of our students on the Island as well as advancing the goals of our community.