In this month's Post magazine
on page 50 there is an article about TNG-R season 1 titled: CBS Digital 'makes it so' .
It is a one-page article and currently not online at the magazine's site.
You can see it here
though. direct link via Google
Craig Weiss the TNG-R Visual Effects supervisor does most of the article interview.
it mentions CBS Digital hired Autodesk compositing software Flame artist Don Greenberg who was also a compositor on the original production of TNG.
So other than the Okuda's he is another of the original team brought on to do the work.