Loren Kovalcik is the Chief Executive and majority shareholder of IntePros Incorporated. Formerly Loren Anston, she grew up in Chadds Ford, PA.
After graduating from Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality / Food Service Management and Hotel Administration, she entered full time employment in 1977 with Servomation. She gained a variety of experience working as a traveling / relief manager for companies, hospitals and universities in the Baltimore / Washington area.
Her marriage to US Navy pilot, John Kovalcik, required a company change to ARA now Aramark. Those experiences took her to Huntsville, AL, where she managed executive dining for the Redstone Arsenal. She continued her travels to manage university dining at Texas A&I in Kingsville, TX. She switched to sales and ran event planning for the Sheraton Hotels in Corpus Christi, TX and then switched to convention / event sales, still with Sheraton, in Virginia Beach, VA.
In 1981, after a military transfer to Japan, she worked in education at Yokohama International School. She also taught English and worked as a counselor for the Naval Alcohol and Substance Abuse Program. Upon returning to the US in 1984, she spent the next 11 years working for Computerware, Inc. in human resources, and accounting. During that time, she gave birth to four children!
After the sale of Computerware in 1995 and a family move to Westwood, MA, she and husband, John, started IntePros Consulting in late 1996. She ran accounting and human resources since the beginning and has been involved in all aspects of administration, governance and strategy through out the Company’s 18 year history. She has been an equal partner with John since the companies’ founding and in 2010, she assumed duties as Chief Executive Officer, responsible for leadership, strategy and overall profit and loss of IntePros Incorporated.
Loren is active with the Second Step organization (battered women’s organization), Shoulder to Shoulder programs (advising military spouses), is a Friendly Visitor for elders with JF&CS, and is a member of the Tiffany Circle for the American Red Cross. Outside of work and community service, she enjoys golf, cooking, gardening, travel, theatre and spending time with her family. She is the proud mother of four children and lives with her husband, John Kovalcik in Westwood, MA.