Chandler began his technology career as a Combat Communications Engineer in the United States Air Force. Following six years of military service, he built a successful IT career over the past twelve years in various engineering roles. As a Network Architect for the Naval War College, he designed and implemented a forward-thinking data center to support the NWC’s growth strategy. As the Principal Data Center Architect for a national retail organization, Chandler supported over 200 locations across the east coast. Most recently, as a Systems Engineering Manager for Cisco Systems, he helped align the strategic vision of the sales team with customer growth opportunities. In this role, Mr. Bassett will lead the technology direction and execution for Aspire Northeast and provide thought leadership to clients.