Our Team

Dewayne Chappell

President/CEO

As a founding member in 2003, Dewayne brings more than 22 years of IT industry experience to his role as President/CEO of Divergys. In addition to numerous Microsoft sales and technical certifications, he specializes in management and leadership as well as sales and marketing. Prior to starting Divergys, he held various IT positions at small and large companies and also served as a Microsoft Certified Trainer teaching certification classes to IT professionals in the greater Houston area. Dewayne and his wife Raquel have been married for more than 20 years and have 2 daughters, Shelby and Sara. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, bow and rifle hunting for whitetail deer, riding 4 wheelers, online gaming, golf and spending time with his family.

Favorite Music: Country
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Food: T-Bone Steaks and all types of vegetables


Raquel Chappell

CFO

As a founding member in 2003, Raquel brings more than 22 years of accounting and finance experience to her role as CFO of Divergys. Raquel earned her degree in marketing and finance and really enjoys working with the numbers and finding the best deals possible on products for our clients. In her free time she enjoys traveling, bow and rifle hunting for whitetail deer, riding 4 wheelers, golf, zip lining and spending time with her family.

Favorite Music: Country
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Food: Steak


Cheryl Engle

Administrative Assistant

Cheryl joined Divergys in July 2010 and brings over 5 years of administrative and scheduling experience to her role as Administrative Assistant of Divergys. Cheryl is the voice of Divergys as she handles all incoming phone calls and the scheduling of all service tickets with clients. In addition to being the voice of Divergys, she keeps everyone in the office on task, organized and motivated. Cheryl also enjoys creating all of our marketing materials using Photoshop. In her free time, she enjoys spending all her time with her significant other Colt and her two kids Diva (dog) and Kitty (cat) as well as riding her motorcycle (250 Ninja) and doing anything outdoors except hunting.

Favorite Music: Country & Alternative
Favorite Color: Black & Hot Pink
Favorite Food: Hibachi


Tom Andrews

Service Manager

As a founding member in 2003, Tom brings more than 17 years of IT industry experience to his role as Service Manager of Divergys. In addition to numerous Microsoft and other vendor certifications he specializes in customer service and managing the Technical Services team as well as all technical projects. Tom is the go to guy for all the toughest technical issues whether it’s on a server, workstation, router or firewall. Tom and his wife Gloria have been married for more than 24 years, have a daughter Katie and son Will. In his free time, he enjoys hunting, fishing, attending and listening to Astros and Texans games, as well as coaching youth football and is very active in his local Knights of Columbus council.

Favorite Music: Talk Radio
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Food: Anything Italian (no vegetables)


Shawn Lane

Network Engineer

Shawn joined Divergys in July 2009 fresh from the deserts of Afghanistan and brings over 10 years of IT industry experience to his role as Network Engineer of Divergys. In addition to a Microsoft MCTS certification, he specializes in the design, maintenance, implementation and integrity of internal monitoring and ticketing systems as well as client facing cloud applications. Prior to joining Divergys, he held various IT and telecom related positions within the US Army. In his free time, he enjoys being with his wife Ashlee, son Jakoby, and daughter Shaylee. Shawn also enjoys hunting, riding his motorcycle, gaming, his Toyota Tundra and racing his quad on MX tracks.

Favorite Music: 90’s Rap
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Food: Medium Rare T-bone Steak