A certified PMI Project Management Professional, Deb Pierson has excelled for many years of technical support and project management services to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, first at IBM and now at PCCi, which she founded in 1993. As President and CEO, Deb oversees business development, business operations, and project operations, as well as establishes relationships with key business partners. Deb thrives on team work. She especially enjoys watching her team members exceed customer challenges because of the way they work together. Recently, she was honored as a national finalist for the 2008 Enterprising Woman of the Year by Enterprising Women magazine. PCCi also enjoyed media attention as a finalist for the Central Penn Business Journal’s Small Business of the Year and as a finalist for Harrisburg Regional Chamber’s Small Business of the Year. A 2007 YWCA Tribute to Women of Excellence winner, Deb is a passionate community servant. She generously donates time to Silver Spring Youth Baseball, the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater PA, the Technology Council of Central Pennsylvania, the Harrisburg Regional Chamber, and the West Shore Chamber and its Technology Council. Married to Jeff Pierson, Deb counts herself profoundly grateful for his personal and professional support. Deb and Jeff have two teenage daughters, Jackie and Elizabeth. The family owns a German Shorthair Pointer, a cat, and a miniature schnauzer, Annie, who does double duty as the PCCi office mascot. Deb’s hobbies include scrap booking, reading, and antiquing.
Director of Project Operations
PCCi’s Director of Project Operations, Janese Shenk plans, directs, and coordinates all installation projects. Utilizing her attention to detail and the ability to multi-task well, she’s able to manage multiple installations at one time – with extremely high customer satisfaction as the end result. A dedicated associate since 2001, Janese feels privileged to be part of PCCi’s outstanding team. Married to her best friend Joe, she loves spending time with her two “kids” – chocolate Labradors Harley Girl and Miss Breezy. Janese loves the outdoors, camping, beachcombing and cruising with Joe on their Harleys.
Director of Business Operations
Rick Loffredo lends over 20 years of professional leadership and business experience to the role of PCCi’s Director of Business Operations. Rick oversees the Accounting and Human Resource Operations for PCCi. Rick is an active member of the Mechanicsburg Brethren in Christ Church where he teaches Sunday school and serves on the World Missions Board. He is married with two adult children. Rick enjoys cooking, fishing, gardening, and reading.
Director of Facilities
As PCCi’s Director of Facilities, Jeff performs efficient installations of computer equipment, including network and server cabinets, whiteboards, ceiling mounted projectors, and cabling; maintains PCCi facilities, tools, and equipment; and conducts site surveys at customer facilities. Jeff is a Certified Promethean and Polyvision Whiteboard installer and a Certified Tyco/AMP ND&I installer. He is involved in the Enola Sportsmen’s Club and Silver Spring Youth Baseball. Married to Deb, he has two daughters—Jackie and Elizabeth—and a German Shorthair Pointer, Lucy. Jeff’s pastimes include hunting, four wheeling, and fishing.
PCCi benefits from Wanda’s wealth of technical knowledge in a distinguished career at Pennsylvania State Police. There, she was responsible for managing networking, printers, and servers at the State Police headquarters. Always willing to learn and expand her professional horizons, Wanda works to ensure that the PCCi customers in her care are not just satisfied but delighted. Wanda is married with two grown sons; her favorite pastimes are reading and spending time with her three pets.
Don’s contagious energy, relaxed attitude, and willingness to learn help him to excel in his position of Team Lead, where he is responsible for PCCi’s team project installations. A diesel mechanic for over 20 years, Don holds a state inspection certification, AC certification, and emissions certification in the automotive field. Don’s goal as a PCCi employee is to earn every available certification in the technical field. He is well-pleased with the flexibility PCCi offers its employees. Don is involved in the Farmer’s Fair of Dillsburg and is a member of the Late Model Race Team at Williams Grove. Married to Sandy, the couple has one child, Zack, a dog named Lacy, and a Cat named Lucky. Don enjoys racing, camping, hunting, four wheeling, restoring old vehicles, and spending time outdoors.
Joyce came to Pierson Computing Connection, Inc. from the Pennsylvania State Police. Charged with maintaining and tracking all the computer hardware used by the State Police, she also became fluent in Access and Remedy databases, Excel, and AutoCAD. Joyce supervised new and existing construction projects at PSP offices that addressed technical requirements for the network, a responsibility that involved interfacing with numerous vendors and network administrators. Joyce is eager to share her knowledge with others and is valued for her contagious, positive attitude. She enjoys the outdoors and traveling with her family.
Sue provides administrative support as Project Administrator for the Unemployment Compensation Modernization Project. Dependable and trustworthy, Sue impresses PCCi clients with her extraordinary attention to detail. She manages a multitude of activities, including on-boarding/off-boarding of team members for the 230+ member support team at UCMS, manages moves/seating arrangements, maintains insurance documentation, does many weekly reports for the project management team and is also responsible for meeting coordination.Sue and her husband have two children, Emily and Mike. The family also has a lovable red-nosed pit bull named Bailey. Sue’s free time is spent with her family and with cheering on her son at his basketball and football games.
PCCi’s resident “Jack of all Trades,” Bob manages the PCCi warehouse and installs computer hardware as needed. He prides himself on his flexibility and dependability. Married with three adult children, Bob has seven grandchildren and has unwinds by rebuilding tractors and driving his 1967 Mustang.
Curtis Wilson joined PCCi after retiring from IBM after 31 years of service. He brings a wealth of technical expertise to PCCi. Curtis has assumed the role of Availability Specialist at the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s Data Center in Harrisburg. As a systems management expert, Curtis will work to ensure that the PennDOT IT systems are accessible and that changes do not adversely affect employees and customers. He also will oversee the change management and problem management processes at the Data Center. Curtis is married with four children and three grandchildren and lives in Harrisburg.
Sherry has worked in the Information Technology Industry for the past 16 years. Sherry works on the Pennsylvania Unemployment Compensation Modernization Project with IBM Corporation. Her duties will include maintaining development project plans including schedule, tasks, milestones, resource assignments and time tracking as required to perform the project tracking function. Married with three step-children, Sherry resides in Mechanicsburg. In her spare time, Sherry volunteers for her condominium association and enjoys reading, gardening and cooking.
Senior Systems Engineer
Allan has joined PCCi as our Senior Systems Engineer. He comes to us with many years of Information Technology experience. Allan will be responsible for providing IT consulting services for Server and SAN solutions to our clients. He will also provide internal technology support to our staff. Allan has extensive experience in LAN/WAN support for small, single server solutions to enterprise server farm solutions. He and his wife have three daughters and two dogs. His family enjoys letterboxing, bowling and in his spare time, he enjoys attending Classic Car meetings in his MG with one of his daughters. He resides in York, PA.
Adam joined the PCCi team as Technical Lead. Adam, a former summer intern for PCCi; joined us on a full time basis in June of 2009. He is a 2009 graduate of Penn State University, having earned a BS in Accounting. In his new role, Adam is a Technical Lead, he will be participating in numerous installations of digital technology in schools and businesses across ten states in the Northeastern United States. In his spare time, Adam enjoys fishing. He is single and lives in New Cumberland, PA.
Senior Systems Engineer
Mark is our new Senior Systems Engineer. He has extensive experience in Information Technology and will be responsible for providing IT consulting services for Server, Network and Wireless solutions to our clients as well as providing internal technology support to our staff. Mark has extensive experience in LAN/WAN support from small solutions to an Enterprise Server Farm. When away from the office, he coaches a local youth soccer team and has a keen interest in photography and astronomy. Mark lives in Newport, PA with his wife and two young sons.