Wendy Huntoon

President and CEO

Gwendolyn (Wendy) Huntoon is President and CEO of KINBER. She is known for her work to enhance high performance networking infrastructure, technology, and services for the research community. While at KINBER, she has expanded KINBER’s PennREN network, grown the number of connections, expanded service offerings, and enhanced support for research and education. 814-470-0055


Vice President

Nathan Flood is the Vice President at KINBER. Previously, Nathan served as the Deputy Secretary for Conservation and Technical Services, Department of Conservation and Natural Resource where he directed operations of Bureau of Topographic and Geologic Survey, Bureau of Recreation and Conservation, and Conservation Landscape Program. 717-963-7490

Michael Carey

Director of Operations

Michael Carey is Director of Operations at KINBER where he is responsible for the design, implementation, and ongoing operation of KINBER’s 1800 mile PennREN fiber optic network. Michael previously worked in similar Network Design, Implementation, and Operational roles at Penn State University, Georgetown Hospital Systems, and UPS Logistics. 717-963-7490

Jennifer Oxenford

Director of Community Engagement

Jennifer Oxenford is Director of Community Engagement at KINBER where she is responsible for facilitating collaborations, services, and support for the KINBER member community. Oxenford leads several KINBER communities of practice including the Collaborative Video Working Group, the Cybersecurity Working Group, and others. Jennifer also oversees KINBER’s webinars and training offerings. 717-963-7490

Zach Bare

Network Engineer

Zach Bare is a KINBER Network Engineer responsible for the design, monitoring, improvement, and support of network services throughout the state, as well as wide area connections to national networks, including commercial Internet service providers and other research and education networks. Zach is also responsible for testing and implementing the latest tools in network monitoring and automation. 717-963-7490

Ben Miller

Network Administrator

Ben Miller is a KINBER Network Administrator responsible for installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting network services on the PennREN network and providing technical support to the KINBER staff and customers. Miller joined KINBER full time after completing an internship. Miller earned his bachelor’s of science in Information Sciences and Technology with an integration and application option from Pennsylvania State University. He also has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Penn State University. 717-963-7490


Administrative Assistant

Amie Englehart is an experienced admin with a demonstrated history of working in the IT and education industries. Prior to KINBER Amie was an Engagement Advisor at Commonwealth Charter Academy Cyber Charter. Amie holds a Bachelor of Arts focused in Public Relations from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. 717-963-7490


Administrative Assistant

Alexis Kasowitz is an Administrative Assistant providing administrative support for KINBER. Prior to KINBER Alexis was an executive assistant at The Clubhouse in Fairfield, CT. Alexis holds a B.S. and M.S. in Occupational Therapy from Ithaca College. 717-963-7489


Communications Consultant

Leslie Amorós is a seasoned communications executive providing communications consulting to KINBER. Leslie has provided strategic direction for integrated communication initiatives ranging from $5 million multimedia voter education campaigns to comprehensive donor relations programs. 717-880-4196