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David Deuerling is the current President of Pittsburgh Computer Solutions. David started his journey at PCS in 2005 as a part-time technician, and worked his way up the company ladder to ownership. Since the age of 17, David has held management positions in restaurant, retail, and IT companies. David has been active in the IT industry since 2001. David’s passion is to build a strong, successful team that shares in his same passion, and developing long lasting client relationships is what drives him. When David’s not working, he enjoys playing hockey and spending time with his wife Lori and their two boys Tyler and Joshua.
Lori Deuerling came to PCS in 2017 after being a stay at home mom for 14 years. Lori brings 10 years of financial experience which helps her oversee all financial operations at PCS including payroll, AP, AR, taxes, and financial planning. Lori implemented an IRA and many other benefits to all employees. Lori’s goal is to ensure the PCS has sound financial stability for many years to come. . When Lori isn’t working, she dedicates her time taking care of her two boys Tyler and Joshua.
Brandon got his start in IT by working for a large non-profit that is based in Washington and Greene Counties. He started there after being hired on directly from an internship.
While there he learned many valuable skills that helped him grow into the role of Database Administrator/Junior Systems Administrator. After a period of time, he moved into a role with an international company based around water purification. During this time as a Junior Systems Administrator, he delved into the world of high end virtualization and SANS (Storage Area Network(s)) in addition to using his existing knowledge to manage the Windows based infrastructure.
Finally, he moved into Senior Network Technician role with PCS and helped to grow the business into the world of Cloud Services and Virtualization. Brandon has proved to be so valuable that he was promoted to IT Operations Manager where he continues to provide excellent customer service and network build-outs, in addition to managing the internal operations of the technician team.
Christi was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. She resides in the South Hills and is a proud mother of three boys, Ryan, Tom and Matt. Christi’s interests are spending time with her family, cooking and gardening. In the beginning of Christi’s career, she was excited to enter the retail profession. For 13 years she worked in a retail environment in various department and manager positions with several companies. Christi then became a small business owner for 22 years in the floral design market. Christi’s business, Christi’s Creations, manufactured floral designs for retailers, residential and commercial clients throughout Southwestern PA. It was in January 2014 that Christi accepted a position with Pittsburgh Computer Solutions as a receptionist/ customer service representative. In addition to those duties and due to her small business experience, Christi assumed the role in Pittsburgh Computer Solutions accounting department assisting with a variety of day to day responsibilities.
Susan received her Associates Degree in Visual Communications at the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. Her commitment to her art continued and skills developed further as a freelance illustrator for several Pittsburgh based businesses. In the fall of 2013, Susan joined Pittsburgh Computer Solutions as a part time receptionist which quickly transitioned to the sales and marketing department. She was responsible for contributing to the company’s client base and after a considerable amount of molding, handline the branding of PCS. Susan is solely responsible for all aspects of PCS marketing material from design and production, to distribution. She also enjoys running the helpdesk in the mornings enabling her t support and connect with customers, with care and concern. Susan credits PCS for creating a culture of working hard, doing your best and always remembering to deliver excellence in customer service.
Outside of the office, Susan is an accomplished pet portrait artist, loves the outdoors and spending time with family and friends. She resides in North Huntingdon, PA with her husband Damiano Pasqualino and their Siamese cat Ling. Susan is mother to son Peter, daughter Alexandra and grandmother to Molly and Emma.
Ian Miller has been passionate about computers ever since Santa brought him a Commodore 64 on Christmas day, 1987. Witnessing the birth of the internet in the early 90s and tinkering with computers throughout high school, his fascination with the rapid evolution of technology led him into pursuing a career in information technology. Ian attended Pittsburgh Technical Institute from 1997-1999 to obtain his associates degree. While doing so, he also worked part time at Pittsburgh Technical Institute as a student teacher during the afternoon shift helping other students setup test networks, computer builds, website design and other programming projects.
After graduating, Ian went straight into the work force in October of 1999 and has only been employed by two companies since then, showcasing his loyalty to his employers and their client base, treating their problems as his own. While working full-time in 2002, Ian furthered his education by returning to PTI for 18 months, attending night classes to obtain his Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE). Throughout his years of experience, he has gained a wide array of skills that cross the entire spectrum of IT. From odd jobs such as repairing optical storage jukeboxes in huge data centers, to the typical virus removal on your neighbor’s computer and everything in between.
Ian has been a part of the Pittsburgh Computer Solution’s team since 2010. He continues to service his clients’ needs on a personal level, treating their problems as his own and seeing them through until they are resolved. Due to the dynamic and constant changes in this industry, he is always reading up on the latest cutting-edge technology of tomorrow.
In his spare time, he enjoys building custom computers for friends, family and himself, putting those computers to the test with the latest in gaming world, and shares the same enthusiasm with his two daughters who always try to outplay him, while keeping him young at heart.
Jacob Jones joins PCS with 9 years of IT support experience. He graduated from Jamestown Community College with a degree in Computer Science and almost immediately moved to the Pittsburgh area to enter the IT field.
Jacob has had a wide variety of support experience from working with end-users over the phone on a help desk to delivering desk side support in a corporate environment. His career so far has led him to have dealt with a vast amount of software and hardware troubleshooting as well as server and network management.
Outside of IT, Jacob is also an avid musician, playing guitar, bass guitar, and drums. He’s also recently started combining his technical expertise with a history of gaming to start creating his own games with a small local team.
John Botticchio started in the IT industry when he began enrollment at the Pittsburgh Technical Institute. After graduating PTI with a dual major in Network Administration and Security Forensics, he began to work at Pittsburgh Computer Solutions. John started with Pittsburgh Computer Solutions in 2008 and quickly rose into the position of Senior Field Technician. He prides himself on his work and customer support, always taking the extra step to ensure customer satisfaction. He continues to play a very important role in the success of the company.
Raven Shorts began working in the IT field upon her graduation from California University of Pennsylvania in 2021. She received her BS in computer information systems. While there, she advocated for students with disabilities and aided the local food bank. Raven has now moved into a Help Desk Technician role with PCS. In her spare time, she enjoys backyard farming, gaming, and knitting.