Profiles of Team
Jason Brooks: Owner, Senior Technician
Jason went to school at UCSB and graduated in 2000 with a degree in probability and statistics. During his college years, he started a computer repair business helping other college students with their computer needs as well as interning at a computer shop upgrading, repairing and building custom computers. Jason has been in the IT industry since 2000 professionally. He worked at several startups in the bay area for six years before moving to San Diego. He started Beanstalk Computing in 2006 and has several IT certifications including A+, Network+, and Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator. Jason has a passion for technology and loves gadgets. He builds his own computers from scratch, including the http://beanstalkcomputing.com/luxor
David Hansen: Consulting Engineer
David is an IT professional with over 10 years of experience in the design, sales, and management of IT solutions for Small and Medium Businesses, Cloud Solution Providers, Data Warehousing/Analytics and High Performance Computing. He holds industry certifications in networking, storage, and server platforms, and has designed computing solutions for Small Businesses, Fortune 500 Corporations, the Military, and Academic Research. In 2014, David earned an MBA with an emphasis in Information Systems from the University of Redlands which has enabled him to consult with clients in areas beyond simple network management. His education and experience empower him to show clients how to leverage technology to increase productivity, reduce costs, and expand their business.
Doug Baird: Senior Technician
Joining the Beanstalk family in 2013, Doug brought with him over thirty years’ experience working in a variety of positions ranging from technical troubleshooting and repair of highly complex electronic and mechanical systems to project management of system installations of diagnostic radiological medical healthcare equipment.
Before joining Beanstalk Computing, Doug had been managing his own small computer consulting services company that specialized in the development and integration of database applications running on local area networks as well as the Internet.
With years of experience and a variety of abilities which include system integration and diagnostic evaluation for any logically assembled computer, airframe, or mechanical assembly, Doug continues to grow and learn in his field.
Doug is an integral part of the Beanstalk Team and an asset to any organization he works for or with.
Lanette Proulx: Executive Assistant
Lanette has worked in the IT field for over 20 years starting her career as a receptionist for one of San Diego’s first PC stores. With a certificate in Business Management she quickly moved into sales support positions that lead her to Administrative and Operations management. Her experience includes: *Executive Administration *Recruiting *HR/Benefits Coordination *Accounts Payable *Accounts Receivable *Project Management *Organization *Customer Service *Marketing *Employee Recognition and Retention.
Wearing many hats is what excites Lanette and keeps her work life challenging and interesting.
Lanette takes pride in her work ethic and holds the standard that teamwork is one of the most important assets a company can maintain.
On top of our internal staff, we have a staff of over 600 contractors all over the world that help us to monitor our clients computer network.