The IT story:
Howie brings more than 20 years of Mac experience to Kinetic, and almost as much with Windows. He has worked in I.T. for over 10 years, which includes over 4 years working as a Mac Genius at the Apple Store at Willow Bend. He really shines when he is able to work with customers face to face, and enjoys teaching others how to get the most out of their computers… Even PCs. Howie also worked at CompUSA’s corporate headquarters, and a commercial printing company. He has a passion for technology, and likes to find the simplest, most elegant technology solutions.
The Full Story:
Howie started life in Lubbock, TX. He spent most of his life in Lubbock, but he also lived in Modesto, CA for part of his early childhood. He moved to Dallas in September, 2000. Howie attended Texas Tech University where he majored in Political Science. Prior to college, he served in the U.S. Navy onboard a submarine, the U.S.S. Albany, as an electronics technician on the navigation team. Howie wanted to eventually become an attorney, but instead, turned to computers as his chosen career. Howie dabbles a lot in Photoshop, and maintains a personal blog. He loves politics and history, and frequently daydreams about one day becoming President. Howie recently began a hobby in photography and is currently looking for others who are also interested in photography so that he can learn from them. Howie’s love affair with the Mac began in 1986 when he began working on his high school newspaper.