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Meet the Team at Techni-Core

Leadership & Staff 2018-06-18T21:23:39+00:00

Techni-Core Leadership Staff:

CEO | COO | Owner | Business Manager (TCE & TCP)
Dawn established Techni-Core Professionals, Inc. February 28, 1978 as a temporary labor service firm for Aerospace engineers and professionals building space flight hardware/systems in support of NASA MSFC prime contractors. Not long after, Dawn established Techni-Core Engineering as a task-based engineering service supporting the Warfighter for interoperability testing of Tactical Communication Systems in a secure, joint environment. Dawn has been a successful entrepreneur in the North Alabama area for over 30 years, and with her expertise Techni-Core has been able to rise to support and provide for the ever-changing needs of the North Alabama Technology Sector.
Christina Reynolds
Christina ReynoldsSenior Vice President, Defense Systems (TCE) & CEO IT & Cyber Solutions (TCNS)
Christina started the Techni-Core Network Services company in 1997 to provide small to large business with the tailored IT & Cyber solutions. Christina has successfully grown this business to become an industry leader in IT & Cyber for North Alabama with over 20 years in business. Christina received her degree in Materials Science and Engineering from the Pennsylvania State University and is a second-generation businesswoman, continuing to build on the foundation that Dawn has built since 1978. She provides Senior Engineering team leadership support to Techni-Core Engineering‘s Government contracts, specializing in Tactical Communications engineering T&E support and Information Assurance support with extensive experience in NIST compliance since 2006.

Accounting and Contracts Administration

Cindy Jenkins
Cindy JenkinsChief Financial Officer
Laura Ayers
Laura AyersContracts Administrator & Community Service Liaison
Laura originally started at Techni-Core after it opened its door in 1978. After working several years at Techni-Core, she attended the University of Alabama in Huntsville, receiving both her BS Degree in Electrical Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Aviation Engineering, with a specialization in Rotocraft ENgineering. She served an additional 25 year in service to the US Army under AMC with multiple specializations in helicopter and aviation systems, including Apache, Blackhawk and UAS. She additionally helped to found Still Serving Veterans and Alabama Returning Veterans, and received the Audie Murphey Award for her handbook she authored to help soldiers with PTSD. She continues to volunteer within the Veteran community, including her recent volunteer support for “The Wall that Heals”, the traveling Vietnam Wall Memorial.
Nancy Klar
Nancy KlarAccountant (TCNS)

Human Resources & Facility Security Officers

Michelle Watters
Michelle WattersHR Manager & FSO (TCP)
Michelle has been with Techni-Core since the mid-1980’s helping Techni-Core find and place the “best of the best” in Huntsville for Techni-Core Professionals in support of NASA and DoD programs. Everyone who knows Michelle knows not only of her immense kindness and support, but also of her prowess at locating the right personnel for each customer job requirement.
Panda Carder
Panda CarderHR Manager & FSO (TCE)
Panda was one of the first employees hired into Techni-Core when we opened our doors. Through the years, she has developed a skill for job placement and knows the Huntsville job market well. She additionally serves as Techni-Core Engineering’s Facility Security Officer, and is generally known as our “Office Mom”.

Team Leads

Jana Abbott
Jana AbbottTeam Lead & Business Development Manager (TCNS & TCE)
Jana joined the Techni-Core Network Services team in December of 2015. She started providing Business Development and Marketing services for the Commercial IT services company, but quickly outgrew that role into a Team Lead position. She has many talents and knows the IT industry and provides excellent tailored customer service to our local and worldwide IT, Cyber and DFARS 7012 Compliance customers.
Bob Robertson
Bob RobertsonTeam Lead A/V Services
Bob provides Team Leadership for our Audio/Video customers for engineering design, installation, operation, maintenance and digital A/V equipment upgrades.

IT & Cyber Staff

Tim Mullican
Tim MullicanInformation Systems Security Officer (ISSO) & Systems Engineer
Richard Arends
Richard ArendsSystems Engineer
Jason Burris
Jason BurrisManaged Services Technician
Marco Gonzalez
Marco GonzalezInformation Systems Security Manager (ISSM) & Systems Engineer
Scott Paulson
Scott PaulsonSystems Engineer
Les Billman
Les BillmanSenior Systems Engineer, MCSE, CNA, MCNE, Project+
Alex Holmes
Alex HolmesJunior Systems Engineer, Developer

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