enTel Communications, Inc. is proud to present our small but enthusiastic and energetic staff to help you with your every Internet and Information Technology need.
Taylor has been with enTel since 2003. Prior to this he worked in telecommunications, computer networking and cable television installation, and could often be seen high in the air on a bucket truck or using climbing spurs to access the pole-mounted wiring and equipment. His involvement with the Nisga'a Broadband Project to bring high speed internet to the Nass Valley, with the Nisga'a Lisims Government and enTel, eventually led to his permanently joining the enTel staff.
Taylor is happily married with four children, living in New Aiyansh. He is active in his community, participating in fund raising, sports, hunting, fishing and other outdoor activities.
His position encompases fibre optic and wireless network/internet infrastructure installation, maintenance and testing for enTel and all of its residential, commercial and government clients, which includes responsibility for the connectivity within and between all of the communities in the Nass Valley.
Peter has been an employee of enTel since November 2002, starting out as a general technician, maintaining computers and networks. His position has grown to its current status through years of experience and the many trials that accompany this challenging role.
His required duties are maintaining and troubleshooting enTel, Nisga'a Lisims Government and other servers, network infrastructure, workstations and devices such as printers and other network-attached peripherals. His experience is in Microsoft server and client "Windows" operating systems, hardware and software of various types, network planning and efficiency monitoring, and maintenance of all of these systems.
Before enTel, he showed great interest in computers and technology. As a main hobby, he would learn about computers and work towards understanding them as much as possible. He was employed by Wilp Wilxo'oskwhl Nisga'a (WWN) / Nisga'a House of Wisdom as part-time technical support staff before joining enTel.
Leo Stephens (Nisga'a name Wii Tax Hlaks Xsgaak) is from Greenville (Gitxat'in).
He is a certified draftsman in mechanical, structural and civil engineering and a volunteer fire fighter for Greenville.
Leo heeded the call of IT and joined enTel as a temp Junior Network Technician in September of 2007 and has proven to be a valuable member of the team, allowing us to make him a permanent full-time employee in February of 2008.