John D Gessin, an experienced systems and network manager, has built a career that includes system design as well as upkeep. A former Network Administrator with Alere Medical Technologies in Reno, Nevada, he oversaw both data center and network activity for the company. Working with applications as well as hardware and operating systems, he collaborated closely with personnel at many company sites over the course of his tenure. Displaying a keen attention to detail, John D Gessin maintained a server “up time” rate of more than 97 percent. Also, only a short time after joining the organization, he received frequent requests to serve on senior-level projects. Prior to his position with Alere Medical Technologies, John D Gessin served as a Systems Analyst and Volt Technical Consultant with Microsoft Licensing, GP. There, he worked on design and development of numerous company systems. Responsible for the successful implementation of these systems, he developed roll-out plans and provided extensive user support. John Gessin currently focuses his attention primarily on his graduate studies at the University of Nevada in Reno, where he anticipates receipt of his Master of Science in Information Systems Technology. Mr. Gessin laid the foundation for his graduate education at St. John Fisher College, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Political Science. In his free time, John Gessin takes an active role in his community. He volunteers with Big Brothers Big Sisters, a mentoring program for at-risk youth, and serves as a tutor as well. He remains active in the local Parent Teacher Association and also supports his local Goodwill. John Gessin enjoys such active hobbies as bicycling, hiking, boating, and travel.