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BRANDON LEWIS
Application Developer
Where did you grow up?
I was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas.
What are your major achievements in life?
One of my major life achievements is graduating high school and I have another major achievement coming up as my college graduation date of May 2017 approaches.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
I graduated from Amarillo High School in 2013 and was in National Honor Society as well as Student Council at AACAL. I attended AACAL in the Animal Science program, so I have a background in animal science and veterinary medicine. I am currently a senior at WTAMU pursuing my bachelor’s in Computer Information Systems as well as a Minor in Economics. I am a member of the National Society of Leadership and Success and I have received scholarships based on my academic performance. Outside of my academic life, I have always had an interest in technology and computers and have learned a great deal on my own regarding how to take advantage of computers and software to reach goals.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
I have always been a hardworking, responsible employee and I want my employers to value my position on the team. I like to keep busy with tasks so that my time is valuable to the company and I like to learn new things within my position. I am easygoing and get along well with anyone and this has helped me develop friendships with my coworkers and employers. I strive to be a dependable, personable employee that enjoys my work and can be relied on to accomplish tasks and meet goals while having fun and continually learning.
What is your involvement in the community?
I have volunteered for community service in the past at places such as the Thomas E. Creek Veteran’s Hospital and I am always willing to help those in need in order to give back to the community.
What are your hobbies?
In my free time I enjoy spending time with friends and family, watching movies or playing video games, snowboarding, rock climbing, and golfing.
DANIEL INNIS
Support Technician
Where did you grow up?
Amarillo, Texas.
What are your major achievements in life?
My major achievements include graduation from West Texas A&M University with a Bachelor’s in English, and then traveling to England, China, and Japan.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
I graduated from Randall High School and West Texas A&M. During my time at WT, I was published for a short story and was the first person to do their senior project over literally theory.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
Before working at RunBiz I was employed at Trinity Fellowship Church working for their production department. There I learned various troubleshooting skills in my eight years of employment. My job varied from programming lights or running live sound, to working in IT or terminating cables, and occasionally repairing lighting fixtures fifty plus feet in the air.
What is your involvement in the community?
I volunteer at Trinity Fellowship Church as a lead guitarist for the worship team in my spare time.
What are your hobbies?
I enjoy swimming and going to the gym on top of playing music, watching movies, and spending time with family and friends.
BILLY ROBBINS
Project Engineer
Where did you grow up?
Fritch, TX
What are your major achievements in life?
I am lucky enough to be the husband to my High School sweetheart, Brittainy. We have been married for 11 years. I also have 4 beautiful daughters, Kaydence (10), Madison (8), Olivia (7) and Brynlea (2). I am also proud to be apart of a great company that truly cares for their employees and their families.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
I am a Sanford-Fritch High School Graduate. I have some college credit hours in Network Administration and Computer Forensics. I am good at troubleshooting and solving problems. I enjoy helping clients with all of their IT needs.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
I started working for runbiz in November of 2014. I work to find and implement solutions for each of our clients to make sure they have everything they need to run their business effectively and efficiently when it comes to IT.
What is your involvement in the community?
I am involved in my local church.
What are your hobbies?
I enjoy watching sports and spending time outside with my wife and kids.
Jon Michael Jones
Web Developer/Designer
Where did you grow up?
Amarillo, Texas.
What are your major achievements in life?
Having a family and graduating college late in life.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
I have 12 years experience with Advertising and Marketing, and I have a BBA in CIS. I once beat out Shiner and BMV to win a Special Judges Advertising Award for a Texas Poison Control commercial.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
Throughout my work experience, I have become proficient in video, animation, and web design. I love the process of taking an idea or concept and making it a reality.
What is your involvement in the community?
I am a deacon at my church
What are your hobbies?
music, woodworking, golf - in that order.
BOB TALLEY
Project Coordinator
Where did you grow up?
Born and raised in Amarillo, TX.
What are your major achievements in life?
Marrying my wife, Beth, in 2006 and being a dad to our adventurous boys, Charlie and Callan.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
Graduated from WTA&MU with a degree in Mass Communication/Broadcasting. I managed a coffee shop for several years, so I can make a mean latte too.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
Before stepping into the role of Project Coordinator I was a Service Coordinator here at RunBiz. Apparently I’m pretty good at coordinating things!
What is your involvement in the community?
? I volunteer at Trinity Fellowship Church co-leading a college-age small group helping guys learn more about who they are in Christ. I also help with our weekend hospitality team at TFC.
What are your hobbies?
I enjoy fly fishing, working in my wood shop and playing anything our boys can dream up for us to play. I have the privilege of being married to my best friend, and Beth and I love to watch movies, try new restaurants, go to concerts, cook together (a relatively new endeavor for us) and trips to the mountains. We can also have entire conversations using only quotes from Friends, How I Met Your Mother, Arrested Development and Tombstone. I’m also one of the few Houston Astros fans in the Texas panhandle.
BRIDEY McCORMACK
Dynamics GP Consultant
Where did you grow up?
I was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas.
What are your major achievements in life?
I've been married for 17 years with three kids ranging from 9 to 20.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
I graduated from Amarillo College with AAS in 1994 and from West Texas A&M with BBA in 2000.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
I worked as the Director of Accounting for Frank Phillips College for 13 years.
What is your involvement in the community?
I have served on the Fritch Youth Basketball board in various capacities for 5 years.
What are your hobbies?
My hobbies include watching my kids in their sporting activities, reading when I have time, and making crafts with my Cricut machine.
CELESTE LEIMER
Office Manager
Where did you grow up?
Borger, Texas.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
BBA Accounting
What are your hobbies?
Spending time with friends and family
CHRIS DONATHAN
Field Service Technician
Where did you grow up?
Dallas Texas
What are your major achievements in life?
Successful career in the area of technology, and the ability to connect with people on multiple levels.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
Attended Hardin-Simmons University where I played football, began a major in Education. Went to Richland College and studied Computer Science.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
Provide support to clients remotely, and on site. Developed a inventory tracking standard in the office to ensure that we have the needed items to better serve our clients.
What is your involvement in the community?
I am involved in my church where I am a member of the praise team, and help in children's ministry.
What are your hobbies?
Playing guitar, reading, and working on computers.
DANIEL HILL
NOC Engineer
Where did you grow up?
Amarillo, Texas.
What are your major achievements in life?
Eagle Scout, 3rd Degree Orange Belt in Tae Kwon Do, Being a Technology Integrator and Support Specialist.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
Graduated from Clarendon High School. 14 Years on the Job experience with providing customized support solutions for clients. I have a Microsoft A Certification and Tadiran VoIP Specialist Certification.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
I began working in the Technology Field at the age of 18. I have participated in numerous server migrations for many businesses in the Amarillo area. Provided IT Support for the Susan G Komen Race for the Cure.
What is your involvement in the community?
Good Samaritan. I've rescued several dogs loose in the neighborhood. I've donated time at several Animal Rescue facilities.
What are your hobbies?
I enjoy riding motorcycles and bicycles. Taking my dog for walks around the park at Amarillo College. I also enjoy playing video games and tinkering with new technology and softwares.
DREW TERRELL
Shareholder, Sales and Operations
Where did you grow up?
I was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas.
What are your major achievements in life?
I've been married for 20 yrs and counting. I have two great kids. I've started and run a successful business with two excellent partners. After taking up golf as an adult, I've earned and maintain a single digit handicap. 
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
I studied Business Finance at the University of North Texas. I've formerly held certifications from Microsoft, Cisco, Dell and Novell in networking, sales and marketing.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
20 years of IT Operations experience. CIO level guidance and planning for over 100 entities including two publically traded companies. 10 yrs of business strategy and executive leadership experience.
What is your involvement in the community?
I currently serve on two community development committees and coach 4H shooting sports. I've served on numerous volunteer boards and committees ranging from Leadership Amarillo and Canyon to United Way. I'm also the president of the Amarillo Country Club Men's Golf Association and a member of the ACC golf committee. I serve as the President of the Kappa Alpha Order Texas Panhandle Alumni Chapter and have served as the Gamma Sigma Chapter Alumnus Advisor.
What are your hobbies?
Golf, Tennis, Shotgun shooting and hunting, Snow skiing. I also enjoy traveling, reading, and following most college sports.
JEFF KNOX
Services Coordinator
Where did you grow up?
I was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas.
What are your major achievements in life?
Keeping the faith. Helping bring my son into the world. Earning my Associate degree. Starting my rental property business.  
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
Associate of Science (AS), Computer Information Systems, 2003
Amarillo College, Amarillo, TX

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AWARDS AND CERTIFICATIONS
A Certified Technician
Compaq Accredited Platform Specialist (APS) in Desktops and Workstations
IBM PC Institute Certification:
mobile systems, IBM E server x-series, service and support simulations, 
technical support and problem determination, warranty basics for technician
Certificate of Completion in Panduit fiber optic, copper cabling training course

Work facts and your contributions to your field?
My goal every day is to help ensure everyone else's day goes smoothly. I try to reduce stress on the help desk and keep all the internal gears turning so the technicians can focus on taking care of clients. Managing the daily workflow for all level 1 and 2 technicians Customer service and quality control
What is your involvement in the community?
My son is in Boy Scouts and I help him with his activities. I volunteer for church activities on occasion. Otherwise, I'm fairly recluse and keep to myself or my group of friends
What are your hobbies?
I like to do pencil sketches, acrylic painting on canvas and small miniatures, and miniature scenery building. I watch a lot of movies and my son and I enjoy playing video games together when we aren't playing outside. I have a 25'x25' garden that keeps us busy during the warm months, and I grow other herbs and plants indoors all year. Almost every weekend we play board games or hang out with friends. Staying fit, running, and exercising is a daily activity. I enjoy traveling, backpacking, climbing up mountain trails and spending all the time I can at high altitudes and cold climates. Motorcycling is a new hobby of mine, and I like to get out on the road as often as possible. I love to try and find new lakes and streams to fish in that are off the beaten path. I try and make the most out of any free time I have and spend as much time as I can with the people I love.
JESCAN BLANCO
Support Technician
Where did you grow up?
Amarillo, Texas.
What are your major achievements in life?
  • First generation graduate and college student.
  • Successful compilation of Cisco Essentials courses ( Hardware/networking)
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Problem Solving
  • I.T
  • Science
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
  • Restarting a device fixes most issues.
  • Being able to narrow down problems and knowing where or who to go to are essential skills.
  • I.T Forums writing / reviewing
  • Free flow of information supporter
What is your involvement in the community?
Volunteer Neighborhood Watch and Cleanup
What are your hobbies?
  • Reading Articles and Books
  • Programming
  • Tennis
  • Computer Video Games
JIM CARDONA
Support Technician
Where did you grow up?
Oklahoma
What are your major achievements in life?
Married for 17 years with one child.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
Amarillo College, A , Network , MCP, CCNA
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
Constantly learning something new.
What is your involvement in the community?
Knights of Columbus and St. Mary's Cathedral
What are your hobbies?
Trying to do good for others.
JOHN McKEE
Sales Consultant
Where did you grow up?
I was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas.
What are your major achievements in life?
Rachel (wife, married 12 years), Hannah & Sawyer (kids, ages 8 and 5), establishing a career in IT and Sales. Completing my first half-marathon in Colorado Springs in August 2015.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
Graduated from WT with a Bachelors in Business Management.  My skill sets are client relations, contracts, I'm service-oriented, and enjoy working with other people.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
I am loyal and enjoy working along side of others.  Started with Runbiz in March of 2007 as Help Desk Manager.  Promoted to Sales Consultant - January 2015.  
What is your involvement in the community?
Leadership of Amarillo (2007-2008), WT EnterpriseCenter, Canyon Chamber of Commerce, Amarillo Chamber of Commerce, Dumas Chamber of Commerce, Sales Performance International, and Watchman Committee at Messiah's House.
What are your hobbies?
Running, camping, hunting, and driving my jeep.
JOSH THOMPSON
Support Engineer
Where did you grow up?
Amarillo, Texas.
What are your major achievements in life?
Marriage and 2 wonderful children.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
Amarillo High School; Amarillo College; Texas Computer Training Institute. MCP, MCDST, MCITP, CompTIA A , CompTIA Net
What is your involvement in the community?
My family and I are involved in our church.
What are your hobbies?
Photography and woodworking.


KEVIN WINKLE
Account Manager
Where did you grow up?
Borger, Texas
What are your major achievements in life?
I have experienced three events I consider my greatest achievements in life: Most importantly, becoming a Christ follower. Secondly, I found and married my soul mate. Thirdly, I was accepted to the Meadows School of the Arts program at SMU, where I was able to study under some of the nation's most prestigious artists.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
I received a Bachelor of Fine Arts with a focus in Photography and Painting from Southern Methodist University. Upon acceptance into the Meadows School of the Arts program, I was awarded an academic scholarship for academic achievements, and an artistic scholarship based on a portfolio of my artwork.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
I have worked for Runbiz for a little over three years now, and during this time I have held three different positions: IT Consultant, IT Service Manager, and Account Manager. In each position I’ve held, I have strived to help build strong relationships with our clients. I believe my dedication to customer satisfaction has been my biggest contribution to Runbiz.
What is your involvement in the community?
I recently started volunteering at Snack Pack 4 Kids. It is a great program that I'm proud to be a part of, and it fulfills a huge need within our community and the surrounding areas.
What are your hobbies?
I primarily spend my free time creating Art, or reading a book/comic book. I also spend a fair amount of time rummaging through comic book stores, looking for new additions to add to my comic book collection. 

GREG KINNAN
GP Support Consultant
Where did you grow up?
 
Dallas, Texas
What are your major achievements in life?
 
My family is my greatest joy and sense of pride. We are blessed with two outstanding children who have married equally outstanding spouses. They are successful and are rearing my five really cool grandchildren. Happy families make very happy lives.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
University of North Texas - BA 1967, Amarillo College - Associate of Applied Science - Computer Information Systems 1986
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
 
Software designed and developed over 15 years ago is still being relied on by clients.
Greatest joy is the solution to a measurable productivity gain that the client can appreciate.
What is your involvement in the community?
Volunteer at church
Soccer coach for children
Volunteer for Commemorative Air Force
What are your hobbies?
Flying airplanes, chasing grandchildren, and traveling.
MONICA TERRELL
Sr. HR/Payroll Consultant/HR Director
Where did you grow up?
Amarillo, Texas.
What are your major achievements in life?
Married for 20 years and raising 2 children. As an adult, I completed 2 sprint triathlons and competed at state with my tennis team.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
I earned my degree in Hotel/Restaurant Management from the University of North Texas - 1993. Continuous learning in Microsoft Dynamics GP and Greenshades Employee Service Software; in addition, to the ever changing laws passed by the government to assist in how to apply those changes, affecting employees using the software.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
Not only have I been using Dynamics GP HR & Payroll software since 2004, I add to my knowledge of HR and Payroll with my past experience as an HR Director. I worked for a Dallas hotel company while in college and after college as an intern in all departments and settled in Human Resources. I had the best HR mentor and the company taught me how to treat employees, guests and co-workers. We have instilled the same culture at runbiz from this very successful hotel company, it works!
What is your involvement in the community?
I have volunteered with many organizations in Amarillo. I am a sustainer of the Junior League of Amarillo where I served as a Camp Alphie Camp Counselor, Golf Tournament Co-chair and Medical Center League House Co-chair. I served on the board at the Medical Center League House after we completed the construction of the house. I am usually involved in whatever my kids are involved with or the school they are attending, from coaching soccer to serving as treasurer of the PTSO to fundraising.
What are your hobbies?
Watching my kid's activities and playing tennis, golf, snow skiing and watching HGTV.
SHANE PEARCE
Centralized Services Manager
Where did you grow up?
I was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas.
What are your major achievements in life?
I'm the proud husband to my wife, Leah, of almost 15 years. I have three wonderful children, Kade (9), Emma (6), and Brooklyn (2).
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
I studied Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University. However, I am primarily self-taught in the field of Information Technology. I focus primarily on network infrastructure and Microsoft Sever infrastructure. I hold certifications as a Microsoft Certified Professional, Cisco Certified Network Administrator, Cisco Meraki Network Administrator, and Apple Certified Technical Coordinator.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
I have worked at runbiz since October 2011. I am constantly testing and playing with the newest technologies in software and hardware in order to always see what the next best thing will be, which has lead me to implement tools to refine processes for both runbiz and its customers.
What is your involvement in the community?
I volunteer at Hillside Christian Church as a musician for the praise and worship team. I am also a volunteer coach for youth basketball.
What are your hobbies?
I enjoy playing golf and basketball, and I enjoy playing guitar when I can. I also love reading books about theology and historical theologians.
TANNER CLARK
Sr. Application Developer/Team Leader
Where did you grow up?
Canyon, TX
What are your major achievements in life?
The most important achievement in my life was convincing my wife to marry me! We also have 2 great kids! Professionally, my major achievement was helping launch the Runbiz Development Department from scratch.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
I graduated from Canyon High School in 1999 and started West Texas A&M University the following fall. During my academic career at WT I changed majors several times before finally landing in the CIS department where I fell in love with technology. I graduated from WT in 2004 with a B.B.A. in CIS.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
I have 12 years of professional experience in the field of technology. I started out in the IT department fielding computer/server related support request but have always had a love for programming. As time went on the programming and development request started to climb so we decided to spin me off into a new department dedicated to development. I have been on that path since 2011.
What is your involvement in the community?
I enjoy participating in my son's little league team. It's a lot of fun to help encourage the kids and watch their reactions when they achieve something for the first time after working so hard in practice.
What are your hobbies?
My hobbies include spending time with my wife and kids, programming (fortunately this is what I do for a living too!), reading, playing video games, and smoking meat.
TOBY GIDDENS
Shareholder, IT Services
Where did you grow up?
Canyon, TX
What are your major achievements in life?
I married way out of my league and I have 3 amazing kids! I own a successful business with two great partners/mentors.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
BS Degree in Computer Science from West Texas A&M University. I'm currently a Microsoft Certified Professional and a Cisco Meraki Certified Network Administrator.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
17 Years experience in IT support/operations/engineering. Have designed and implemented networks for over 100 different organizations. My favorite thing to do is make your job easier through technology!
What is your involvement in the community?
Actively involved in church leadership. I've taught Sunday School for 7 years and have been a part of a worship band for 13 years. I currently serve on the board for Amarillo Habitat for Humanity.
What are your hobbies?
Technology...obviously. Gotta love what you do! Doing just about anything with my wife and kids, playing guitar, singing, golf, watching football and baseball, writing, and reading good theology and good fiction.
VERONE LEIMER
Shareholder, Dynamics GP Consulting
Where did you grow up?
Borger, TX
What are your major achievements in life?
Married to wife, Pam for 30 years. Raised two children who are now fine young adults. Passed the CPA exam in 1989. Started Run Business Solutions.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
Texas Tech University - Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting Certified Public Accountant - 1989 Association of Dynamics Professionals: Dynamics Credentialed Professional - Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 Core Financials Setup and Functionality Certification - Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 Installation and Configuration Certification Skill sets/Interests: Microsoft Dynamics GP ERP Software; Business Intelligence & Reporting
What are your hobbies?

Reading. Spending time with family. Walking my dog. Runbiz
DAVID VESSEL
Support Technician
Where did you grow up?
Amarillo, TX
What are your major achievements in life?
Getting married, buying a home, having financial stability and becoming an I.T. consultant.
What are your educational background, skills sets or areas of interest and notable awards?
High school education, interested in improving professional skills, and certifications.
Work facts and your contributions to your field?
Work Stations: PC migrations and set up new machines for various clients. Able to locate and install computer hardware drivers. Rebuild corrupt user profiles for local and domain accounts Set up and install printers and install drivers on USB LAN and WIFI Cable Management Work station repurposing and OS reinstalls Servers: Add new users and groups in AD and Office 365 Add shared and user exchange mailbox and Office 365 Run message traces in Office 365 Change names and add alias’ in Exchange with or without AD sync and in Office 365 Add and change permissions and assign groups New OS installation Configure and rebuild Raid array Networking Meraki dashboard, Configure HP Procurve 2610, console telnet and web interface Network cabling and termination Software: Installation and troubleshooting of Dentrix, Dexis, Revue, Procare, Person Vue and various others Other: Self-started, back fill Jeff when it he is in meetings, on PTO, or gone to lunch Cover the service board: assign team members to tickets Manage phone queue: assign voicemails to team members
What is your involvement in the community?
Going to church.
What are your hobbies?
Technology, drones, aquaponics, gardening, home brew, fishing, hunting, camping, carpentry and gaming.
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