Alan has more than 22 years of experience managing technology infrastructure and processes with a deep expertise in the printing and graphic arts industries. From 2000 to 2004 he was systems analyst for Liaison Resources, L.P., an Austin-based company providing technical support and staffing services to the graphic arts and marketing industries. Alan supported Macintosh and Windows systems for a wide variety of public and private institutions, including AMD Design Center, 3M Design Center, and Austin Community College. Since 2004, he has served as network administrator and support specialist for printing companies, architectural firms, newspaper agencies, retail establishments, and a plethora of other types of businesses in the
Central Texas area.

Alan received a Bachelor of Science in Radio/Television/Film with honors from The University of Texas at Austin. He formed Zen IT in 2004 to provide customers with his unique brand of IT consulting.

He has been a member of the Apple Consultants Network member since 2005 and holds the following certifications:

  • Apple Certified Technical Coordinator (ACTC) 10.6, 10.7, 10.9, 10.10
  • Mobile Technology Competency
  • Mobile Technology Competency - (Plus)

Microsoft Office for Mac Accredited Support Pro

He enjoys playing music with anyone who can play an instrument, and loves to spend time with his family out and about in the greater Austin area.