Chris has a strong passion for technology that has driven him his entire life. He is a Cisco Certified Network Associate and a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer with over 18 years of experience in Information Technology. This extensive technical background, combined with his ability to communicate well, enables him to take technical topics and present them coherently to non-technical users. His depth and breadth of experience with technology enables him to impart IT knowledge in both non-technical as well as very technical venues. Chris holds the position of IT Director at BEMA Information Technologies LLC, an IT services firm focused on small and medium sized organizations. Chris has presented at conferences, both large and small across the country.