About Us

Qdabra is a system integrator for Microsoft Office products. We provide consulting services and software accelerators to businesses of all places and sizes. Our niche focus is InfoPath but we have a broad range of knowledge and years of experience. We give back to the community through our free forum site, InfoPathDev.com.


Use off-the-shelf software to help streamline and automate business processes thereby reducing your IT costs and making you more competitive



  • Build a vibrant community
  • Deliver valuable solutions to our consulting customers
  • Speed-up and reduce cost by leveraging our products
  • Provide hosting services in the cloud to our customers
  • Partner with other system integrators


  • Our customers - serving you is the most important thing we do
  • Our partners - let's do business together and help one another
  • Our team members - you are what makes Qdabra great!

Team Members

Patrick Halstead
Project Manager and Trainer
InfoPath MVP since 2005
Patrick worked at Microsoft for 11 years and was lead developer on Microsoft InfoPath 2003. He founded Qdabra in September of 2003 with the goal of helping businesses adopt this revolutionary forms technology. At Qdabra, Patrick spends most of his time managing consulting projects and helping customers with product sales.
Hilary Stoupa
Software Development Expert
InfoPath MVP since 2009
Hilary graduated from Whitman College with a bachelor's degree in English Literature. She later found her true passion as a business process analyst for a global manufacturing company, creating custom solutions for internal customers with an emphasis on streamlining and standardization. At Qdabra, Hilary spends most of her time developing InfoPath solutions and keeping customers happy.
James Rishe
Software Development Lead
InfoPath MVP since 2010
Jimmy graduated from Columbia University with a degree in Computer Engineering in 2005. At Qdabra, Jimmy spends most of his time developing Web service and SQL database solutions for InfoPath.
Mel Balsamo
InfoPath Forms and UI Expert
Born and raised in the Philippines, Mel graduated from the Mapua Institute of Technology and holds a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering. She has been involved in different fields such as web marketing, blogging, research, technical remote assistance, etc. At Qdabra, Mel spends most of her time creating beautiful InfoPath forms for our consulting customers.
Jim Cantwell
SQL and SharePoint Expert
Jim has over twenty years of development experience ranging from custom vertical market applications to shrink-wrapped development tools. During his eleven plus years at Microsoft Jim was a developer on five versions of Visual Basic and the lead developer for the Visual Basic .NET runtime. At Qdabra, Jim spends most of his time developing web service and SharePoint solutions.
Kaoru Okumura
Technical Lead
Kaoru worked for ten years at Microsoft as a program manager, and many years at IBM Tokyo Research Lab as an advisory researcher. She led natural language related research and products including Japanese search and proofing tools. At Qdabra, Kaoru spends most of her time assuring that our consulting projects and products have the highest software quality.
Janice Kutzera
Office Manager
Janice has over 15 years of corporate accounting experience, most recently with Univar, Inc. In addition she spent several years as a part-time tax accountant while raising her children. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration/Finance from the University of Washington. At Qdabra, Janice makes sure our small business runs efficiently.
Don Stephen Lambatin
Support Engineer
Don holds a bachelor's degree in Information Technology from AMA Computer University. Prior to joining the team, he worked as a Support Manager for an international company which has published several online game titles in India, Brazil, and the Philippines. At Qdabra, Don assists with creating InfoPath forms, bug testing, and documentations.
Jennifer Cook
Senior PM and Forms Designer
Jennifer worked at Microsoft for 22 years in various Business Operations roles. She has a bachelor’s degree in Digital Design from Henry Cogswell College. At Qdabra she’ll be able to combine her business experience with her design background as a Senior PM and Forms Designer.

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218 Main Street, Suite 731, Kirkland, WA 98033
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Qdabra Software
218 Main Street, Suite 731
Kirkland, WA 98033