Bob Spencer

Bob Spencer

Information Technology Manager

Phone: 608.793.3111
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About Bob

As Information Technology Manager, Bob oversees many operations of the firm’s IT department including IT projects, IT related research, license and inventory control, and Helpdesk. He also manages all IT systems and hardware. He has more than 15 years of experience in various IT roles.

Areas of Focus

Information Technology

Awards and Honors

Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow

Rotary Works Foundation Legacy Member

Education

Bachelor of Science, Computer Information Systems, Winona State University

Citrix Certified Administrator

Professional Affiliations

Spiceworks Spicecorps-La Crosse, Past President, Founding Member

Community Organizations

Rotary Club of La Crescent, Past President, Board Member, Youth Exchange Officer, Webmaster

La Crescent Strategic Planning Commission

Recent Posts by Bob

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Cybersecurity: Understanding Phishing

Have you heard of phishing? No, it’s not sitting in a boat with a hook and line trying to catch
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Holding a Virtual Meeting or Event? Plan for Cybersecurity

In today’s ever-changing world, organizations of all types are moving to meet and hold events online. There are many companies
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Preventing Others from Impersonating You in Email: Using Sender Policy Framework Records

For many companies, their web domains have become key parts of their business’ brand and identity. However, some companies have
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Software Lifecycles and How They Affect You

Software systems are envisioned, developed, released, maintained and then retired; making way for new versions that support new features and
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Cybersecurity of Employee Benefit Plans

How does your plan protect its data? The answer to this question can vary widely among plans, because there are
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Information Technology

Cyber Security Tips

With reports of ransomware and other cyber attacks making the headlines, we wanted to share some thoughts on how to
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Cyber Security: Be the Strong Link

When you get an email with a link, an attachment, or a request to respond, take a moment to make
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Security Awareness for Taxpayers

The IRS, the states and the tax industry are committed to protecting you from identity theft. Working together, many changes
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Planning for a Cyber Attack

Recently, IBM Security reported on an active cyber attack campaign they called "Dyre Wolf." This attack shows incredible innovation in
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