About Us

About Us

We are a provider of technology consulting, support and project management services for clients in the Central US

Gilmore Solutions is a provider of technology consulting, support and project management services for clients in the Central US. Serving as the IT department for companies without technology staff, we specialize in developing strategy and delivering business-focused solutions that provide demonstrated ROI. From traditional on-premise systems to the latest in cloud-based solutions, we have the expertise and business acumen to help you improve your business.

Located in Sterling, Gilmore Solutions has been helping clients streamline their businesses through intelligent use of technology for well over a decade. As an active member of the prestigious HTG Peer Groups, a network of 250 of the industry’s most respected IT service companies, Gilmore Solutions is among the most innovative IT solution providers in the US.

Josh Gilmore

President & CEO

A native of Sterling, Josh grew up working on the family farming operation. After graduating from Kansas State University with a degree in Agribusiness he was fortunate to land an IT position in Kansas City, working under two great leaders. After five years in the technology field Josh and wife Christi moved back to Sterling in early 2003 to raise their children, Lindsay and Lucas, and open Gilmore Solutions. Josh is a past President of the Sterling Chamber of Commerce, current President of the Sterling/Alden E-Community Board, serves on the board of the Sterling Country Club, and is a proud member of the Leadership Kansas Class of 2013.  A licensed pilot and avid golfer, Josh enjoys time with friends and watching sports of all kinds.

Julie Gellerman

Finance Manager

Julie is a third-generation native of Sterling. After graduating from University of Kansas with degrees in Accounting and Business Administration, she moved to Tucson, AZ, where she met and married her husband Jerry. They eventually returned to Sterling to raise their children, Jamie and Michael.  Julie joined Gilmore Solutions in 2008 as the finance manager, overseeingthe accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll areas of the business.

Chris Schneider

Service Manager

A graduate of Sterling High School and Sterling College, Chris majored in Business Management and Computer Science. During his tenure at SC he was a varsity starter for the Warrior basketball and football teams. Upon graduation in January 2006, he joined Josh at Gilmore Solutions as a technician. As the company has grown, Chris has been promoted to service manager and currently oversees all areas of the service department, including client relationship management, reporting, personnel management, project management and scheduling. Chris currently resides in Overland Park, KS with his wife Kylie and daughters Adelade and Halle, and is actively involved in sporting and outdoor activities.


Systems Engineer

After growing up in Wichita, Dereck Hollingshead attended Fort Hays State University, earning a degree in Information Networking and Telecommunications. He joined the Gilmore Solutions team in 2011, bringing experience in audio/video, surveillance and security technologies. Dereck resides in Claflin with his wife Danielle and daughters Haylee and Lynlee. They enjoy spending time with family and friends.

Vern Pflughoeft

Systems Engineer

Vernon Pflughoeft grew up in Lorraine, a small town in central Kansas. He graduated from Fort Hays State University with a degree in Information Networking and Telecommunications. Vern interned for Gilmore Solutions during his final year of college, and then joined the team full time after graduation in May of 2010 as a network and telephony engineer.

Ryan Desemo

Service Coordinator

Ryan grew up in Great Bend Kansas. After graduating from Fort Hays State University with a degree in Computer Information Systems he worked in IT and Customer Service for a small software development company near Dallas, Texas. After seven years Ryan moved back to Kansas to join the Gilmore Solutions team in June of 2014. Ryan and his wife Melissa enjoy outdoor activities and spending time with friends and family.

Jordan Elliott

Systems Engineer

Jordan grew up in Great Bend and graduated from Fort Hays State University with a degree in Information Network and Telecommunications. He interned for Gilmore Solutions during summer and fall of 2013 and joined the company full time in January of 2014. Jordan lives with his wife Michelle in Hutchinson. They make frequent weekend trips to Great Bend to spend time with friends and family.

Board of Advisors

David Doran & Andrew Lam, Owners
Texas Systems Group, Austin, TX

Robert Cioffi & Ugo Chiulli, Owners
Progressive Computing, Yonkers, NY

Paul McLean, Owner
AnchorPoint IT Solutions, Santa Barbara, CA

Richard Anderson, Owner
Imagine IT, Burnsville, MN

Jeff Grace, Owner
NetEffect, Las Vegas, NV

Kevin MacArthur, Owner
Secure Networks, Hyannis, MA

Andrew Judge, Owner
Grove Networks, Miami, FL

Mark & Erica Richmond, Owners
Micro Doctor Inc, Warren, OH

Mat Nguyen & Mike Harris, Owners
Worksighted, Holland, MI