Stephen Monroe Bio

Stephen Monroe, CEO & EngineerĀ 

Stephen is the CEO and lead system designer for Rooted Consulting. He has a been in leadership of multiply companies and lead various teams in both the technology sector and in non-profit.

Stephen provide a personal and knowledgeable experience with a thoughtfulness towards operational efficiency. His vast background allows him to think beyond the computer and out of the box to solve the problem.

Professional Experience – Highlighted Projects Include;

  • East Bayou Church: In 2009 Stephen headed up and was lead engineer on an organization wide switch from windows to mac. This included AD to OD conversion, Directory integration for WIFI, VPN, and Content Filtering. Deployment of all new end user work stations from windows XP/7 to Mac OS X, training of all employees. Followed up with day to day troubleshooting as the system was rolled out.
  • Our Saviors Church: In 2012 Stephen assisted in the design and deployment of network infrastructure. This included, all switching equipment, fiber optic terminations, QOS, and VLAN tagging for both public and private use network.
  • The Bayou Church: In 2015 Stephen was design lead and project manger for the implementation of an complete upgrade to the organization network infrastructure. This includes all new firewall, router, switches, access points, and 10gigE fiber connectivity to facilitate the video production and stream for the organization.Certifications

Apple Certified Profesional

Filewave Certified Administrator

WatchGaurd Certified

Cisco Sales Certified

Meraki Certified

Kerio Certified

Professional Associations

Apple Consultants Network

Education

South West Louisiana Community College

Industrial Electronics

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary