Nick Gara applies his engineering expertise to drive innovation in software and AI. His professional journey, marked by diverse roles in software development, reflects his deep passion for technology and problem-solving. Away from the keyboard, Nick is equally skilled with his hands, enjoying car repairs and various home renovation projects.
AI COMMUNITY ADVISOR
Dr. Hairong Qi is currently the Gonzalez Family Professor with the Min H. Kao Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Dr. Qi’s research in imaging, computer vision and machine learning is supported by the National Science Foundation and NASA among others.
Chief Operating Officer
Board Advisor on AI
Justin Williams serves as the Board Advisor on AI Previously he led innovative technology solution teams for Fortune 100 companies like Microsoft and United Health Group. Past leadership positions include Founder of Tinman Kinetic, LLC and Directorships at KPMG and digital agency Cynergy. He’s commitment to ethical AI, philanthropy and loves restoring classic cars with his kids. No microchips allowed!
Lead AI Scientist
Imanne has a biomedical engineering bachelor’s degree and a computer engineering master degree from Polytechnique Montreal. Before joining Imaige, Imanne worked in R&D to develop AI medical algorithms in the medical imaging industry in Canada. Outside of her work, Imanne loves outdoor activities and reading.
Nick Tirrell serves as Chief Technology Officer. Prior to joining IMAIGE, Inc. in 2023, he held technology leadership roles at organizations large and small across Health & Wellness, Live Events, and CPG sectors. Nick lives on New Hampshire’s Seacoast and enjoys skiing, cycling, and wildlife.
Systems Engineer and Integrations Lead
Backend Software Engineer
Before joining IMAIGE, Caleb worked as a software engineering consultant to enterprises building new products, upgrading to the latest architectures and streamlining data flow. He lives in Denver, Colorado and spends his time outside of work skiing, cooking, reading, and playing soccer.
Gabriel Hatcher is an AI Scientist at IMAIGE, Inc. Prior to IMAIGE, he worked on applying deep learning and machine learning methods to control system problems for aerospace applications and using black body optimization techniques to accelerate interplanetary mission design. His main passions are using technology to help others and combining knowledge from diverse fields to create new solutions. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville with a minor in business. Outside of work, he enjoys photography, art, making things, and picking up new hobbies!
VP, Strategic Partnership
Company Founder & CEO
Company founder, Troy DeBraal, serves as CEO of IMAIGE. Before being inspired to create the world’s first personalized A.I., Troy was COO at San Diego Legion a founding franchise in Major League Rugby, led digital transformation for multiple Fortune 100 companies at Cynergy, and was a part of leadership at KPMG. Out of the office Troy enjoys making art, digging for old soul records, and cooking with family.