(Like a glass of Water)
Being the "IT Guru" for more than a decade, Waner knows that working with computers isn't about the bits, bytes, or the type of RAM in your box, but about the people and making technology work for them.
He isn't the tech guy. He is the customer service expert, who happens to have a specialty in IT.
Assisting projects from Data Gathering to Go-Live. Communicating with End Users that include Nurses, Department Directors and C-Level staff, and converting their requests into meaningful IT solutions.
A volunteer position that Waner has held for 6 years. As Communications Officer/Webmaster he has relaunched the website into the 21st century manages the social media accounts, and edits/distribute the monthly newsletter. He also looks for ways technology can improve the business functions of the Club.
A company that Waner started, he focuses on the small business and residential markets. Creating an online presence for businesses, providing software training, and assisting business owners, and local residents with their technology quesitions and troubles.
Worked on a small yet efficient team to manage the IT needs of all Collier County employees. This included working on special projects, IT support, Commissioner home visits, board meeting assistance.
Working with the Finance department, I created Ad-Hoc reports using SQL, an and provided technical assistance to end users. I also developed and delivered training materials in a small classroom setting for university staff.
Maintained and updated the college's website. Created, used and implemented new technology on the web to create a more efficient student experience.
Apart from working for the largest healthcare provider in the county, he likes to keep his skills honed by freelancing with his consulting business, which includes website design/management, and onsite/remote support.
When not staring at a computer screen, Waner wears many hats. He is a private pilot, youth sports coach, student tap dancer, beginning podcaster, motivational speaker, and a licensed drone operator. But what he is most proud of being a husband and father.