Team AveNew

Team AveNew

The entire AveNew Solutions team shares the values of AveNew’s co-founders:

  • Empowering people to protect themselves and their families to live without fear of financial ruin due to runaway medical expenses

  • Innovative solutions to the urgent challenges facing working families

  • Concierge customer service

Sean Delaney Picture Full.jpg

SEAN DELANEY

Chief Operations Officer

Sean is an accomplished business executive, entrepreneur, lawyer, speaker, and author. His experience with business acceleration branding has helped business owners achieve their highest levels of success and impact in the world. For over 25 years, Sean has delivered incredible results for some of the most successful global brands (Nike, Uber, MetLife, J&J, and more).  

 
Sean and his wife Marcella live in New Jersey with their three children - Claudio, Massimo and Nico. Sean’s hobbies include ice hockey, Jiu Jitsu, and coaching his son’s baseball team. Sean’s motto is “You will never find the answer to a question you’re afraid to ask.”

Angel Pic2 BW.jpg

ANGEL GONZÁLEZ

Vice President of Partner Success

After military service, Angel has been committed to relationship building, education, and action. It has been his life’s work to serve and support people, their families, and communities. It is with that energy that he comes to AveNew. With proven leadership skills and a commitment to excellence, Angel is laser-focused on the pursuit of success and integrous influence. Angel earned a Bachelor of Science in Labor and Industrial Relations from Penn State University and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Puerto Rico.

Angel and his wife Mildred make their home in Tacoma, Washington. Angel’s hobbies include fly fishing, gardening, and genealogy.

Favel Jens BW.jpg

FAVEL JENS

Director of Goals & Solutions

Favel joins the AveNew Team with 30 years of community and political organizing experience as well as leadership building for non-profits. She has worked in the fields of government relations, communications, and development. Favel’s diverse background and extensive policy knowledge allows her to seamlessly step into any campaign or organizing effort and offer expert strategic advice and professional leadership. She loves helping organizations utilize the Awespira app to connect with their audience and attain their goals. 


Raised in the Midwest, Favel worked in California for almost 25 years and has recently relocated to the Pacific Northwest. In her spare time, Favel enjoys bicycling, snowshoeing, gardening, reading, and playing with her fur kids since she is a full-time empty nester.

Daliana's headshot BW.jpg

DALIANA ALVAREZ

Marketing & Administrative Coordinator

Daliana loves to study human behavior, which is why she chose to study Industrial Psychology at the University of Puerto Rico. Daliana has experience in both public and private sectors, team building, professional development, strategic implementation, and company collaboration. She is so excited to work with AveNew Solutions because it's all about bringing different people and ideas together. 

In her spare time, Daliana loves road tripping around Puerto Rico, going to the beach, and doing motocross with her son Thiago and husband Julio. 

Upile Bikoko BW.jpg

UPILE BIKOKO

Controller of Accounting Services

Upile Bikoko works with Power CFO to help ensure smaller companies are maximizing their accounting workflow systems and optimizing their resources, to strengthen output and stimulate growth. He always remains optimistic by viewing the glass as half full and believes businesses should be increasing productivity to be in a position to engage awareness in the community, and give back to society as a whole. 

Shane Glavin, CFO BW.jpg

SHANE GLAVIN

Chief Financial Officer

Power CFO founder Shane Glavin is a servant-leader and has built a company on the premise that it's essential in life and business to have purpose and to be intentional. He has saved corporations millions of dollars and has been recognized extensively for his innovative solutions to common problems. He founded Power CFO to help smaller companies realize the enormous financial and operational benefits that enterprise-level organizations expect and experience every day. 

Cherri Murray BW.jpg

CHERRI MURRAY

Director of Client Success

Cherri has deep experience in the employee benefits industry and is committed to excellence in customer service. She inherently understands that the member is the single most valuable asset an organization can have and is driven by the unrelenting pursuit of client-driven focus. Ms. Murray oversees the implementation and support systems that our clients use to operate and manage their benefits. She has a wide range of responsibilities including technology, accounting, and business management.

Tracey L2 BW2.jpg

TRACEY LOPEZ

Director of Strategic Engagement & Innovations

Tracey joined team AveNew with over 20 years of experience in strategic communications, campaigns, marketing, and technology. Her work is powered by a passion to create meaningful and lasting change in peoples’ lives. She has created winning strategic campaign communications, and actions involving community engagement, and media. As a leader, she built and managed an award-winning communications team and design department for a large organization. Tracey received her B.A. from the University of Washington with a double major in Arts, Media & Culture, and Science.


In her free time, Tracey enjoys spending time with her family, and her other passion – art. She is an award-winning artist and loves doing anything creative including painting, and sculpting.

Shayne's headshot BW.jpg

SHAYNE VILLARUEL

Benefits & Administrative Specialist

Shayne has always enjoyed studying processes and using her analytical skills to solve problems both of which are why she studied Accounting Technology. At AveNew Solutions, Shayne works closely with the team by providing administrative assistance, technical, logistical, and benefits support. And as technology changes, Shaye is always the early adopter and adapts it to the needs of AveNew Solutions.


In her spare time, Shayne usually spends it with her family, traveling, especially going to the beach. She also plays frisbee football during weekends and goes mountain biking as well.

Awtto Face 5 BW.jpg

AWTTO

Director of Fun & Games

Awtto brought his vast experience in the field of “make learning fun” to AveNew in early 2022. He has helped inspired the team to think outside the box and to consider all perspectives for building a stronger community.
 

In his spare time, Awtto enjoys spending time with his family and friends. Some of his favorite hobbies include playing fetch, what’s that noise outside, and long leisurely walks. Awtto also knows the answer to “who’s a good boy” but he’ll never tell.