Ian is responsible for developing and implementing PeaceWorks’ vision, mission, and overall organizational strategy, including financial, operational, and sales and marketing plans. He has over 25 years of experience working in the field of information systems in a variety of settings. He has a diploma in business administration from Wilfrid Laurier University and a Certificate in Project Leadership from the University of Waterloo. Ian spent 16 years as a self-employed computer consultant. In that role he designed, implemented and managed the internal networks for several clients: including several generations of Windows Server, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server and Microsoft SharePoint. The bulk of his clients were not-for-profits without internal IT Teams. Ian was often responsible for planning and managing IT projects for these clients. His significant experience with hardware and network systems helped considerably with several networked applications he has written. Ian is an excellent communicator and fulfills many different roles on various teams at PeaceWorks.