Victor J. Cook
President, CEO

  • CompTIA  A+, Network+ Certified
  • Microsoft,  Microsoft Certified Professional(MCP) (MCSA)
  • Microsoft Small Business Specialist
  • Novell Certified Engineer
  • SCO UNIX Specialist
  • HP Warranty Certified
  • Over 30 years’ experience

Work History

  • US Air Force, 4 Years, Missile Guidance Technician, Germany
  • Bakersfield Community College, AA Degree
  • NCR Corp., 12 Years, Mainframe/ Mini Computer Technician
  • CRC Corp., 2 Years, Service Manager
  • Cook’s Computer, 1978 – Present

Hobbies and Interests
The Railroad Industry – Tracking, Photographing, Pacing and yes, even chasing them across the mountains. Woodworking, this hobby, however has taken a backseat to our home computer training center. Movies, I love movies. Young and old or funny and bold.

Donna Cook
CFO, Corporate Secretary/Treasurer

  • Microsoft Licensing Specialist
  • Purchasing – she knows every part and screw in all of the computers and printers.
  • Inside sales Representative
  • Accounting/Bookkeeping
  • Receptionist

Work History

  • Bakersfield Community College, 2 Years, Registered Nursing Degree
  • Bakersfield Community College, Business accounting/Bookkeeping
  • Kern Medical Center, Mercy Hospital, Memorial Hospital, 16 Years, Staff RN Nurse
  • Cook’s Computer, 1978 -  Present

Hobbies and Interests
All kinds of puzzles. crosswords and suduko.
Taking care of her ‘Kids’ she rescued from the streets – Molly, her female shepherd mix – a real sweetheart full of fire; and Flash, her male shepherd pit bull mix –”Jumping Jack Flash” – he’s a handful, he lives up to his name

Jeri
Senior Network Engineer

  • CompTIA A+ Certified
  • HP Warranty Certified on Printers, Workstations and Servers
  • Okidata Warranty Certified on All Products
  • Certified on the Kaseya Monitoring System
  • Certified on the Zenith Infotech Monitoring System
  • Setup and Manages our CMC Help Desk Tracking Systems
  • Manages our Network Operations Center (NOC)
  • Designs, Implements and Maintains our Clients Network Systems

Work History

  • Cook’s Computer, 1985 – Present, She started as a Receptionist while Donna was at home recuperating from surgery, and decided to stay on in the roll of Computer/Printer Technician. Jeri has excelled in this field. She has an uncanny knack to be able to filter what the Client wants with what is necessary to make it happen. Her knowledge, experience and persistence have been a major part of the success of Cook’s Computer.

Hobbies and Interests
Hunting, fishing and off-roading.  Anything outdoors!

Robert D. Ornelas
Service Manager, Senior Network Engineer

  • CompTIA A+, Network+ Certified
  • Dell Certified System Expert, Laptop, Desktop and Server
  • OkiData Warranty Certified on Multi-function Color and Impact Printers

Work History

  • Kaplan College Two Years, A.S. in Computer Network Technology
  • GeeksMobile Contract Field Technician
  • Smartech Contract Field Technician
  • Luxury Tile Owner June ’04 to April ’09
  • Cook’s Computer May ’10 to Present

Hobbies and Interests
Anything involving Movies or video editing, photo enhancement, and slideshow creation I really enjoy. I love to fix broken things, especially if it’s challenging and requires research. Mostly teaching my kids all the knowledge I’ve gained in life so that they may have a brighter future.

Leslie
Office Manager

  • Receptionist
  • Manage Client Service Contract Agreements
  • Printer Repair
  • Intel Technology Expert
  • Anything else I can get my hands into

Work History

  • Clark Pest Control, Inc. 1989-2013
  • Cook’s Expetec 2013-present

Hobbies and Interests
Boating, fishing, camping, and exploring. I enjoy the time I spend with my children and grandchildren. I have 2 dogs that do everything that we do, they are the children that never grow up, move away and are always so happy to see you.

Ernie Lopez
Network Engineer

  • CompTIA A+
  • Santa Barbara Business College
    • A.S. Degree in Network Systems Administration

Work History

  • RockTenn Recycling- Nov. ’11 - Sept. ‘13
  • TelePacific Communications- Sept. ’13 – July ‘14
  • Cook’s Expetec- July ’14 - Present

Hobbies and Interests
I enjoy spending time with my daughter and building lasting memories with her. I enjoy taking trips to Disneyland; it’s always been one of my favorite places to visit. I’m a huge Denver Broncos fan, I’ve been lucky enough to have been able to go to Denver and watch them play. I’m a hands on person so I like putting things together or taking things apart to fix them, If I don’t know how to fix something I will research on how to fix it.