Mike Nitzband came to Tucker-Rose Associates after spending 35 years working for the Social Security Administration in a wide variety of management positions. After spending the first part of his career in field operations Mike spent the last 12 years as Director of Systems in the Kansas City Regional Office. As Director he was responsible for all IT infrastructure, software, automation training and application development for 60+ Social Security field offices in Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas and Missouri. Mike was a systems leader and a strategic visionary for Social Security Field Operations throughout the nation. Under his leadership the Kansas City Region was a leader in application development, creating numerous applications that are used by field offices throughout the nation and by foreign service posts around the world.