About Me:
image (MCP, MCP+I, MCSA, MCSA W/SECURITY & MESSAGING, MCSE - NT (3.51 & 4.0), MCSE - 2000, 2003, 2012, & 2012 R2, MCSE W/SECURITY & MESSAGING, MCDBA, MCT, MCTS, MCITP, MCITP: Enterprise Admin, CCNA, CHFI) . Will is also a 3-time and current Microsoft MVP winner.

After many successful years as an IT Director and consultant along with a degree in computer science, William Panek decided that he could better use his talents and his personality as an instructor and Microsoft author. He began teaching for schools such as Boston University, Clark University, and the University of Maryland, just to name a few. He has done consulting and training work for some of the biggest government and corporate companies in the world including the U.S. Secret Service, Cisco, the U.S. Air Force, and the U.S. Army. In January 2015, William Panek started teaching for StormWind Studios (

William brings over 25+ years of real world expertise to his books and he continues to ensure that each and every reader has an understanding of the course material. William Panek lives in NH with his wife and two daughters. In his spare time he is a commercially rated helicopter pilot and golfer. William was also a representative in the New Hampshire House of Representatives from 2010 to 2012.. William also loves to ski and snowmobile during the winter months and ride his Harley Davidson in the summer months.