IT Help Desk


Photo Profile and Role at ASD

Jeff Kersting
Director of IT

Kids are our future, and it has always been a great pleasure and privilege being a teacher.  I have since left the classroom, but have now moved into a role I'm passionate  As ASD's Director of Innovation and Technology, my goal is to utilize my education and technology background to enhance curriculum delivery and provide exciting, engaging, and innovative technology opportunities for our students.  


Photo Profile and Role at ASD
Sunil Thomas
IT Security Analyst
Sunil  performs IT network risk assessments, recommend security enhancements, monitor firewall and network for security breaches. Sunil  is also administrator for Access control and CCTV systems.Fun Fact: Sunil enjoys traveling, especially to India during the monsoon season, which he cannot live without. If he could choose, Sunil would have the ability to fly. Then he could travel all the time and avoid those pricey flights and pesky attendants.
Wayan Saputra
PowerSchool System Administrator
Wayan is the PowerSchool guru and covers the following PowerSchool related sections: gradebook, report card, standards, data mining, attendance, and Naviance. Fun Fact: You will always find Wayan in a good mood when Manchester United beats Liverpool!
Safeer Moideen
System Engineer
Primarily responsibilities include handling the server & network infrastructure and other back-end systems. Overseeing escalated helpdesk issues primarily in the Elementary school and Administration but at times overall school as well; assisting helpdesk personnel with unresolved support requests to be completed within the expected timeframe. Can be contacted for any issues related to your network/internet, emails, computer & application issues.
Shashi Krishna
IT Data Manager
Shashi manages Teneen (PowerSchool Learning) and troubleshoots all issues related to it. Shashi also helps maintain the Admissions and the Library Servers. He is also the liaison between PowerSchool and various systems with regards to data transfer and script automation. Additional day-to-day tech administration includes: student account creations; script maintenance for sync between the systems; and providing relevant data to communications. He is also the admin for the leave request system (among others). Shashi's favorite family tradition is celebrating Diwali - the festival of lights.
Jude Desouza
IT Helpdesk Analyst
Go to guy for Windows OS troubleshooting, Windows image creation specialist and deals with all sorts of printer troubleshooting. Also responsible for administering User accounts and Emails.
Adrian Lozano
IT Helpdesk Analyst
Adrian works on end user tech support, especially for MAC computers. He also inspects A/V issues and is the primarily contact person when it comes to projectors, projector software and classroom speakers. Adrian is also responsible for the streaming of live school events and archiving recorded events. He is the Destiny assets administrator and the main contact for new students who need to get their school-assigned laptops. Fun Fact: Adrian loves Durian! He has heard people describe it's smell and taste in so many "stinky" ways, but it's actually his FAVORITE FRUIT IN THE WHOLE WIDE WORLD!!! He has chronic allergies and has to carry antihistamine with him at all times, so if you have any leftover allergy medicine, Adrian will take it off your hands!
Aaron Coutinho
IT Analyst
Elementary Helpdesk Technician - Helping out teachers and students with Tech issues and Troubleshooting.
Kiran Jayaram
Network Analyst
Kiran is your go-to guy for any wireless, Cisco IP phones and an expert in network troubleshooting. Fun Fact: Kiran really enjoys an outing with friends. He would travel to the past if given the chance, because he had such a great experience attending school.
Jonathan Dias

IT Helpdesk Analyst
Jonathan is the newest member of the IT team. He joined in June 2017. Originally from Goa, India, Jonathan was born and grew up in Doha. 
Louie Baluya
IT Helpdesk Analyst
Louie assists with the help desk in a wide range of roles. Fun Fact: If Louie could choose to travel to the future or the past, he would choose the past to correct things that he has done wrong. Mostly because he imagines he could be a genius and create Loougle (Google). Saving the planet and becoming a rich genius! Louie also loves the art of karaoke. He and his family have a tradition of singing during the holidays, weekends, birthdays or whenever there's a chance for family bonding.

Maria Leonor

IT Helpdesk Analyst
The newest member of the IT team, I have worked earlier in the MS/HS Library for almost 9 years. I am in charge in setting up POS for the fundraising of the ASD community and student activities. Fun fact: Enjoy working in a school environment, loves to eat and listening to Jazz music.
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