We are proud of our team and the unique perspectives each of them brings. Twin State continues to grow and thrive through the dedication and hard work of each team member and effective management. Please take some time to meet our team, digitally speaking.

Here is one of our amazing team members:

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Jacob Pender

Jacob's more than 15 years of IT experience helps to grow the depth of offerings for TSTS customers. He is skilled at IT leadership, security, IT audits, as well as troubleshooting LAN/WAN issues. Jacob has a bachelor's degree in computer science from Millikin University, a master's degree in information systems, and an MBA from Robert Morris University. He also taught master's level courses at Robert Morris as well. He joined the team in May 2021.

In his free time, he coaches wrestling for the Sherrard Jr. Wrestling Club. And, hello Alexa! Jacob also launched two Amazon Echo Skills and is a registered developer with Amazon.


  • Certified Ethical Hacker
  • HP Commercial Desktop, Workstation, and Notebooks Service Certification