Compu-Net Systems Staff

Compu-Net Systems is fortunate to have a great team of people. You can read more about our staff in the bios below!

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Scott Kody

Owner, Client/Server Systems Engineer

Scott founded Compu-Net Systems in August of 1997. Scott has a Bachelor of Engineering Technology degree. He started his computer and engineering career in August of 1984. He has the following certifications: Microsoft Certified Network Product Specialist (MCNPS) and Microsoft Certified Product Specialist (MCPS). Prior to founding Compu-Net Systems, he had been employed in the Aerospace and Nuclear Power Generation industries. He later spent over 9 years with a law firm, eventually being promoted to Manager of Operations. In this capacity, he managed a world-wide infrastructure of servers, workstations, networking and telecom equipment. He currently is the primary visionary and sales engineer for the business systems division.

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Carl Hughmanic

Infrastructure & Security Engineer

Carl joined Compu-Net Systems in September of 2014. Prior to joining Compu-Net Systems, he was a Service Technician for a Surveillance company and has over 20 years of experience in service, support and repair of IT infrastructure. He has an Associates Degree of Electronic Engineering and has the following certifications: Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Cyberoam CCNSP, CompTIA A+, Callware (Novel Netware), Televantage for Windows, Zultys IP Phone, Star to Star IP Phone and Kaseya Certified Administrator. His primary duties are to assist with high level server and networking projects, develop, maintain and administer security systems including Antivirus, Antimalware, Firewall, Security Appliance, Email Protection, Email Encryption, Email Archiving, 2FA Systems, Security Awareness Training and Security Policy.

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Kat Nolan

IT Admin and Support Technician

Kat joined Compu-Net Systems in February of 2017. Prior to joining Compu-Net Systems, she was a Systems Analyst/Help Desk Technician in the Retail, Hospitality and Technology industries. She also has experience as an Administrative Assistant. Kat has an Associate of Applied Business in Computer Information Systems - Network Communications Technology degree (with Honors) and an Associate of Applied Business in Business Administration – Entrepreneurship degree (with Honors). She also studied Computer Networking at The University of Akron. Kat performs many administrative and support functions for Compu-Net including quotes, purchasing, Microsoft 365 and Windows Server Administration. She provides backup support desk duties and support for the company owner, technicians and engineers.

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Steve Schwartz

Client/Server Support Engineer

Steve joined Compu-Net Systems in July of 2019 and has worked in the retail and technology fields for many years. He has computer and networking degrees from Cuyahoga Community College and enjoys technology and helping others. Steve graduated from Cuyahoga Community College with an Associate Of Applied Science, Networking Hardware and an Associates of Applied Business, Networking Software. He provides expert onsite and remote data network, server administration, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of client/server networks servers and computers.

Compunet Lawrence Hankinson

Lawrence Hankinson

Client/Server Support Technician

Lawrence joined Compu-Net Systems in June of 2019 and has over 16 years of experience working in the technology field. He earned Electrical Engineering and Computer Science degrees from Lorain County Community College and The University of Toledo. He also has obtained a CompTIA A+ certification. He provides after-hours remote support, maintenance, upgrades and onsite assistance with projects or emergency situations.

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Daniel Penfound

Client/Server Support Technician

Daniel joined Compu-Net Systems in October of 2021 and has worked in the retail and technology fields for several years. He has an Associates Of Applied Business in Networking Communications Technology Degree. He has extensive experience with Windows and Apple products. His full time duties are to provide expert help desk support, system monitoring, managed services, and in-shop repair services.

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Brandon Wolf

Primary Support Desk Technician

Brandon comes to Compu-Net after working as a deployment technician in the healthcare field. During this time, he worked with deploying and testing computers in hospitals, with maintenance and installation of cabling. He is currently studying for many certifications including CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+ and CCNA. As Compu-Net's primary Support Desk technician, he brings a very pleasant and helpful attitude to assist our customers with day-to-day phone calls and email service requests. His knowledge of computers and networking is a huge asset to our customers. He provides efficient and helpful support when you need it most. And, working with our other engineers, will dispatch on-site support to our clients when needed. When not fixing computers or playing video games, you may find him at a local festival cooking and selling pierogi for The Pierogi Lady, volunteering at his local Akron animal shelter, or camping at one of Ohio’s many national parks.

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