05 May

Engineers Panel

Please join the West Michigan Cisco Users Group for our May 27 event! The Engineers panel is one of our most popular events of the year. Be sure to forward this information to anyone who may be interested in learning more about technology, all are welcome!

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Panel Member Bios

Aaron VanderStelt

Technical Coordinator

Holland Hospital

With 8 years of experience in different IT positions. Aaron has worked both in both Systems Engineer and as Network Engineer roles.

In the last 6 years he has had the opportunity to design, implement, and lead in several network, systems, and security initiatives.

He is now working in healthcare focusing on Cisco network-solutions and Cisco UCS.

Steve Surdock

A licensed, professional engineer and has been providing his expertise building, supporting and securing networks for over 25 years. For the last 13 years he has been an independent consultant with Engineered Networks. Steve has a broad range of experience integrating solutions with numerous vendor’s equipment and software. He is a long-time supporter of open source software.

Jon Besselsen

Senior Network Engineer with over 7 years of experience in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries. Over the last 4 years he has designed, implemented, and maintained network and security solutions on a global scale for a rapidly expanding company.

Ryan Barrett

Senior Technical Architect


Ryan Barrett is a highly qualified and extensively trained IT professional with over 16 years of network architecture, systems engineering and project lead experience excelling at design, implementation, and coordination of multiple projects simultaneously. Solutions-oriented Network Architect with notable success directing a broad range of IT initiatives while participating in planning and implementation of Cisco Data Center and security solutions in direct support of targeted objectives.


Dustin Schuemann


5:30 - 5:45: Registration and Networking

5:45 - 6:00: Sponsor

6:00 - 7:00: Discussion

7:15 - Room closes, After-Meeting Social

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Davenport University

6191 Kraft Ave SE

Caledonia, MI 49512

Sneden Hall Meeting Room 1/2/3 (Across from Auditorium)

Please remember to park in an E (Event) parking lot. We suggest section F, as identified on our Location page