Rick began designing, implementing, and maintaining wired and wireless networks within the western United States in 1984. Since 1995 he has specialized in the design and deployment of indoor wireless LANs, and outdoor point-to-multipoint wireless networks for municipalities and small-to-medium sized businesses. In 1997, he began teaching and developing wireless networking training programs which are used today by major international IT education providers, such as Learning Tree International, Global Knowledge, and the CWNP Program.
Mr. Parsons is a sought after presenter for a variety of technical conferences on the subjects of Wireless LAN and Network Security/Penetration Testing. He travels throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia in behalf of a wide variety of IT vendors, explaining their products to networking professionals.
Keith has been on the CWNP and CWNE Advisory Boards – and is CWNE #3. He is currently on the Wireless LAN Association Executive Committee. For the past 17 years Mr. Parsons has focused on Wireless LANs, both in providing high-quality customized training as well as WLAN design and consulting services with a variety of global corporations.
Nigel has a passion for learning and sharing WLAN information. He has a number of online resources to share information, including his blog at WiFiNigel.com and the Wi-Fi For Beginners Podcast (WiFiForBeginners.com). He is also active on social media, tweeting about WLAN technology via his Twitter ID @WiFiNigel.
Ronald Van Kleunen