Mountain Pass brings efficient faculty onboarding, appointment, evaluation, promotion, and career event tracking to academic and medical schools. Our SmartPath™ platform streamlines the faculty position management process to save time and expenses, raise staff efficiency, and increase data quality, while also boosting reimbursement revenues at medical schools. Led by nationally renowned workflow consultants, we deliver an optimized faculty position management experience.

At Mountain Pass Solutions, our mission is clear. We go forward to build a great company, surrounding ourselves with really smart people while delivering innovative and cost effective software solutions that matter!


Mountain Pass Leadership



Tom Simon

Chief Executive Officer

A growth-focused startup software executive, Tom has a proven history of success working with industry giants, including Intel, Kellogg’s, Deloitte Consulting, and Valassis. Developing strategy and tactics to strengthen the internal team and its roadmap, Tom has successfully used his leadership to advance core customer relationships and generate sustainable growth for Mountain Pass Solutions.

Deb Komorowski

Vice President, Client Relations

With over 40 years of experience leading workflow optimizations and human resources departments in higher education, Deb brings extensive knowledge in faculty position management to the Mountain Pass team. Using her expertise, Deb leads the charge to improve workflow efficiencies to save institutions time and money.

Eric Paul

Director, Product Engineering

Eric is a 30-year veteran in software development and management, with experience across a spectrum of sectors in tech, ranging from healthcare and advertising to information science. At Mountain Pass, Eric heads the development of metadata-driven workflow engines and capabilities, as well as conceive new features in response to both customer and market feedback.

Sarah Brock

Director, Customer Success

With a strong technical background in informatics as well as customer relations, Sarah manages all aspects of operations and troubleshooting related to client support services. Dedicated to providing meaningful solutions, Sarah works to ensure the success of clients from onboarding to implementation.

Meng Hao Shi


Meng is a graduate of the University of Michigan College of Engineering, where he majored in computer science and focused on computer systems and networks, databases, security, and human computer interactions. As a Mountain Pass developer, Meng’s goal is to continue innovating on the SmartPath™ platform to deliver great value and great user experiences.  Meng keeps busy building new capabilities and features, assisting with deployments, and resolving technical issues quickly when they arise.

Dave Morin

Co-founder & Chairman

A seasoned technology executive, entrepreneur, and digital health consultant, Dave founded Mountain Pass Solutions with the vision of providing streamlined, efficient workflow and information management solutions for human resources functions in various institutions. Dave brings over 25 years of industry experience to mentor the growing team and guide its strategic development.