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Christopher C. Oekels

Technology Specialist

Chris oversees the daily performance and availability of the Pitcairn network. He is responsible for maintaining the network hardware and software and for keeping all network systems and applications up-to-date, configured, and running smoothly. In this role, he also provides technical support and services within the IT department and across the firm. He monitors system backups, performs data recovery, assists with the design and maintenance of SharePoint sites and acts as a liaison with vendors and consultants.

Prior to joining Pitcairn in 2012, Chris was a Network Administrator and On-Site Desktop Support at the Weekly Reader Corporation. In this role, Chris helped maintain the company-wide server and network, and provided on and off-site support to network users. Chris received his Associates Degree in Computer Networking from CHI Institute.

These days Chris’s top priority is being the best Dad possible to his young son, Tommy. Together they enjoy pizza, the playground and swimming in Grandma’s pool. Chris’ “can do” attitude is demonstrated through his dedication to friends and family and his passion for all things Philadelphia sports related … Go Birds!