Team

Our dedicated staff combines the latest technical skills with broad insurance experience (over 20 years) to meet the ever-changing needs of the insurance industry. The result: the carrier, its employees and its agents reap the benefits of the latest processing technology without the need to hire a staff of software developers.

Executive Biographies

Scott Kissinger

Scott Kissinger has been a partner of First Internet solutions since its inception in January, 1999. He is responsible for the day-to-day operations, scheduling and planning, and client relations.

Scott’s career started in 1981 at Supreme Data Systems as Computer Operations Manager. His responsibilities included the daily operations of the company’s IT services, and development of software for a commodities firm to aid in the tracking of investments. Scott’s P&C Insurance experience began at Strategic Data Systems, a leading provider of software solutions to the property and casualty insurance business, in 1985. He started as an Application Analyst/Programmer, eventually progressing to become Project Manager, where he was responsible for the software installation and ongoing services of over twenty clients.

Scott left Strategic Data Systems in 1995, and started a new company, Alternative Solutions, Inc. (ASI). ASI’s staff of 16 professionals provide consulting and IT services to P&C Insurance companies throughout the continental United States. Scott holds a BS in Management from Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI.

John Roska

John Roska has been a partner of First Internet Solutions since its inception in January, 1999. He is responsible for the hardware infrastructure, security, data storage, disaster recovery, and deployment of software to the Internet.

John’s career spans more than 20 years in information management positions. He began his career in the financial sector, coordinating financial information systems, providing daily support for data services to more than thirty financial institutions, and implementing and managing customer support programs and personnel. His next position took him into the manufacturing arena as a Senior Systems Analyst and later as a Systems Project Leader at the Kohler Company. John was responsible for coordinating and implementing new methods of testing, and coordinated beta testing and user acceptance testing of newly developed software. John also served as Data Processing Manager and Operations Manager at Poly Vinyl Company, where he was responsible for implementing a new ERP management system. As Operations Manager he coordinated the strategic and daily management of the production, engineering, distribution, quality assurance, purchasing, and maintenance departments.

Since 1997, John has owned and operated First Internet Alliance, an Internet Services business. FIA provides WEB design, hosting, internet access, and a full line of networking products and services. John holds a BBA in Business Administration-Finance from The University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, WI and an MBA from the University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, WI.