Hank Niederhelm, Director of Infrastructure

Hank Niederhelm is the Director of Infrastructure for MOREnet. Prior to his current position, he held the positions of User Services Manager, Network Services Manager and Associate Director of Operations with MOREnet. Hank is responsible for all network operations, server administration, application development and desktop support for MOREnet.

Infrastructure manages a 1,050 mile fiber network, more than 1,000 member circuits with an aggregate capacity of 10.2 Gbps and administers more than 200 UNIX- and Windows-based servers in virtual and non-virtual environments. Infrastructure provides network operations center services for the MOREnet membership, the University of Missouri intercampus network (ICN), the Missouri TeleHealth Network and the Great Plains Network (GPN).

Prior to working for MOREnet, Hank held various management positions during his 13 years of employment with the Systems Division of MBS Textbook Exchange.

Hank lives in Columbia, Mo., with his wife, daughter and son. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Columbia College.