Abe administers NAO’s internal IT systems. Not only does he keep NAO connected, Abe also provides technology assessments and consulting to nonprofit organizations and manages a pool of technology subcontracts who provide an array of technology-related services to nonprofits. He is the “go to” source for technology-related inquiries coming through the Nonprofit Hotline.

Prior to joining NAO in 2003, Abe served in a variety of technology roles, including Senior Desktop and Network Support Technician, Microsoft Certified Trainer, and Network Engineer. When not busy keeping NAO wired, you can find Abe geeking out with friends playing pen and paper role-playing games, at a local brew pub playing trivia, or other competitive gaming, online and offline.

About his consulting work

Abe has over 16 years of experience in managing IT services. His consulting focus areas include technology assessment and planning, technology support, infrastructure design, security systems, general technology research, systems administration, web maintenance, and troubleshooting. Abe manages a pool of technology subcontractors who provide these additional consulting services: Website Content Management Systems, such as Drupal, Joomla, and Wordpress; database systems; CRM systems; website hosting; cloud services; and on-site general technology support.

Abe’s current and past consulting clients include: Bradley Angle House, Children First for Oregon, Earth Advantage Foundation, Grant Makers for Education, Hoyt Arboretum, Native American Youth Family Center, Northwest Business for Culture and the Arts, Open Adoption and Family Services, Oregon Lyons Sight and Hearing Foundation, Oregon School-Based Healthcare Network, Portland Women’s Crisis Line, and the Regional Arts and Culture Council, among many others.