Stephen Gaede

Director of Information Technology


  • B.S., University of Central Oklahoma
  • M.B.A., Southern Nazarene University


Mr. Gaede joined DRG in 2013 as an IT support tech. Today, he manages the IT Department and oversees all network and phone communication systems, learning management systems, cyber security and the IT infrastructure for DRG. Prior to joining the company, he worked as a systems administrator in the banking industry. Mr. Gaede has spent the last 10 years dedicated to advancing his knowledge and experience in IT. He is also currently working towards his CISSP certification. Mr. Gaede is a soccer enthusiast.


  • CompTIA CASP
  • CompTIA Network +
  • CompTIA Security +
  • VMware Certified Associate Data Center Virtualization
  • Oracle Certified Associate
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate Security
  • VMware Certified Professional - Data Center Virtualization