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Currently a graduate student at the University of Reno, John Gessin is pursuing a Masters degree in Information System Technology. Mr. Gessin returned to school to advance his already promising career in the Information Technology field. He has spent eight years building his skills in project planning, local and remote personnel and asset management, best practices implementation, change management during large scale relocations, and disaster recovery and contingency planning. He has worked as an information technology department manager and consultant and has high-level experience with network engineering and multi-OS environment leadership.
Before launching his career, John Gessin earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Political Science at St. John Fisher College. He has recently worked for Microsoft Licensing GP and Alere Medical Technologies, Inc., both in Reno, Nevada.
Striving to maintain his place on the cutting edge of the IT field, John Gessin holds numerous professional affiliations. He is a member of the National Association of Computer Consulting Businesses, the Association of Information Technology Professionals, the Computer & Communications Industry Association, the Society of Information Technology Management, and the Cisco Networking Professionals Connection. Mr. Gessin is also a Chapter Member of the U. S. Chamber of Commerce in Rochester, New York.
In his spare time, John Gessin volunteers with his local chapter of Big Brothers, Big Sisters. He also supports the charitable work of Goodwill Industries International and is involved in his local parent-teacher association. When he manages time to relax, Mr. Gessin enjoys bicycling, hiking, boating, and travelling. He is particularly fond of the beautiful beaches of Lake Tahoe.