About Us

Our Team

Simply put: Our people make us great

A company is only as good as its people, and we have great people. Our team includes subject matter experts across a range of disciplines and skill sets. We understand your project, end-to-end, and how to execute it successfully. Our folks know their business, and work closely with you every step of the way. They're also genuinely nice.

Our Team

Rob Oliver

Rob Oliver President

Rob, one of the original owners of Novitas, took the helm in 2013 and now oversees all business responsibilities. He’s committed to creating a positive environment where contented employees are motivated to provide top notch solutions and support to their clients.

Rob is passionate about youth sports and coaching.

Whether you think you can, or think you can't, you're probably right.

- Henry Ford

Marc Andrews

Marc Andrews Operations Manager

Marc oversees Novitas’s coding and imaging departments, and manages electronic discovery projects — a role he’s performed since 1995.

Marc enjoys his morning workouts, hiking, DIY house projects and Orange Theory.

If it is important to you, you will find a way. If not, you’ll find an excuse.

-Marc Andrews

Stephen Arment

Stephen Arment Director of Project Management

Stephen oversees the hosting, production and forensics departments at Novitas. He has extensive project management experience and is our senior Relativity expert. He enjoys the constant challenge of solving real-world litigation-based problem sets.

When he’s not helping clients, Stephen enjoys spending time in Oregon’s great outdoors, cooking and spending time with his family.

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.

- Stephen Arment

Scott Stevens

Scott Stevens Director of Business Development

Scott’s role is a blend of sales, sales management, project management & marketing; the diversity of responsibilities and client matters makes his job enjoyable, as well as the creative thinking a smaller company affords.

Scott enjoys skiing, cycling, working out at the gym and travel.

Plan the work, work the plan.

- Scott Stevens

Scott Lampman

Scott Lampman Director Information Security, Director Information Systems

Scott is our resident InfoSec pit bull. He diligently ensures that we follow best practices in every aspect of our information security program and helps us keep your data safe.

Scott likes to get down in the trenches and nerd out on everything IT. He's into travel, whitewater, and drone photography. Scott is definitely a Dog Person.

Is that implemented according to current policy?

-Scott Lampman

Matthew Bertsch

Matt Bertsch Manager of Forensic Services

As Novitas’ resident forensics expert, Matthew enjoys unraveling a project’s complexities, hunting through large data sets for hidden artifacts that will solve the problem at hand.

Matt enjoys gaming, baseball and family hikes.

Rob Reid

Do the job right the first time...and make sure to analyze your results.

- Rob Reid

Rob Reid

Vice President of Business Development

Rob oversees the Novitas national Channel Partner Network and manages the company’s long-time corporate legal department clients.

Rob enjoys spending times with his family and watching college football.

Jennifer Loftin

Jennifer Loftin Vice President of Accounting & Administration

Jennifer oversees all things financial at Novitas—planning, budgeting, cash flow, investment priorities—and also manages policy matters. She enjoys the teamwork ethos of the company’s culture, and the dynamic team.

In her spare time, Jennifer appreciates camping and fishing and sampling the Willamette Valley’s wonderful wines.

Chris Torrey

Chris Torrey

Senior Account Manager

As he cultivates new clients and works with existing clients, Chris appreciates the chance to foster real, personal and professional relationships.

He enjoys family time, golf and anything involving a sandy beach, warm water and endless sunshine.

Chris Jensen

Chris Jensen

Client Services Representative

Chris strives to provide superior treatment to Novitas customers. Being able to meet many new people and see new places is a source of job satisfaction.

Chris enjoys hiking, biking, good food and family time.

Wallace Charman

Wallace Charman

Senior Account Manager

Wallace takes pride in guiding clients new and old to the best solutions for their particular needs.

When he’s not helping clients through the cost-effective use of technology, Wallace enjoys family time, food, fishing, soccer, cycling, reading and travel.

Marissa Pantley

Marissa Pantley

Admin Extraordinaire

Marissa supports the executive team with administrative duties and accounting, but more than that, she supports the entire office. She wears many different hats in her role, helping to find solutions and make processes run efficiently.

In her free time, Marissa loves spending time with family, pursuing educational goals, and exploring the beautiful Pacific Northwest.

Laka the Wonder Dog

Laka the Wonder Dog Litigation Consultant and Dog

Laka is all business. She works for noms.

In her spare time, she enjoys sleeping under the reception desk, people-watching, and refusing to fetch.