Advisory Board

Daniel Stewart

As an advocate for Connected Justice Solutions at Cisco, Daniel Stewart is
dedicated to helping the Criminal Justice community improve the use of
technology with clear returns on investments and increased safety and security.  Prior to joining Cisco, Stewart’s efforts as Chairman and Commissioner of the New York State Commission of Correction led to one of the widest growing video integration projects in the country. By year-
end 2011, over 40% of New York State’s County Jails were operating on video platform technology enhancements for inmate services.

Kayvan Alikhani

With more than 20 years in software product development, Kayvan came to LiteScape from BeNotified Software, a communication solution provider. There he was the CTO and a co-founder who led the product management process of various turn-key communication systems. Prior to that, Kayvan was co-founder and VP of Engineering of AVIRNEX, a provider of enhanced communication services, where he focused exclusively on managing the development and production of various universal communication products. Before AVIRNEX, Kayvan worked as a project manager, product manager and developer for various Microsoft and Siemens productivity, operating system and communication products targeted for international markets.
Kayvan has a Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering .

Frank Vargas

Frank Vargas is an attorney who holds a unique combination of legal and business experience that differentiates him from other corporate and financial lawyers. As an attorney, he has more than 30 years of experience in corporate and securities law, and has represented and counseled some of the largest and best-known technology companies and venture capital funds in the United States. His clients range from public and private companies as well as venture and private equity funds in Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, Salt Lake City, Seattle, Madison, Minneapolis, and Boston. He regularly counsels clients on a variety of legal as well as business matters such as Angel and Venture Financing, Initial and Secondary Public Offerings, Mergers and Acquisitions, Contracts, and Complex Technology Licensing.