Preston Coblentz

Owner / Technician

“A graduate of West Holmes High School, Preston was formally trained in Aviation Maintenance at Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics and received an Airframe and Powerplant certification in 2001. This training gave him the fundamentals of critical thinking, troubleshooting, electronics, and component repair. After working as a technician for a major airline, he moved back to Holmes County in 2007. An interest in technology and fixing things grew into a hobby of computer repair which Preston turned into a part-time business in 2008. He received a career diploma in PC Maintenance and Repair in 2009. In 2013 Preston transitioned into the business full-time. His wife, Bonnie, joined him in the business in 2016. They have three children. In rare moments of spare time, Preston enjoys hunting and watching football and basketball.”

Alec Sutton

Technician

“Alec joined the Coblentz Technology team in 2015. He grew up in Tucson, Arizona, and graduated from Pima College with a degree in Systems Administration and Networking. With family ties in Holmes County, he decided to move to the area in 2015 after enjoying 17 years of Arizona sunshine. Aside from his interest in technology, Alec is passionate about fitness and sports. Outside of work he spends most of his time at the gym or playing softball in Fredericksburg.”

Cody Rising

Technician

“Cody grew up in Wellington, Ohio, and graduated from Keystone High School. After studying computer science at Lorain County Community College, Cody joined the Coblentz Technology team in 2016. In his free time he enjoys golfing with his friends, playing guitar, and playing video games.”

Linda Troyer

Technician / Store Manager

“After living in Ohio, Florida, Georgia, and Colorado, Linda and her husband moved to Holmes County in 2016 to be near his family and joined the Coblentz Technology team in 2017. A graduate of Remington College in Tampa Florida, with an Associate of Science Degree in Computer Engineering Technology, Linda has loved working in technology for the past thirty years because it is an ever-changing and exciting industry. Previously she held positions as Remote Diagnostic Engineer and Field Service Technician for Digital Equipment Corporation, Accounts Payable and Network Specialist for BHP Minerals International, and as a Computer Resource Technician for school districts in Florida and Colorado. Linda and her husband have one son who is serving as a U.S. Marine. In her spare time Linda enjoys camping, hiking, and compiling a family genealogy project now 17 years in the works which she is afraid is never going to end!”

Bonnie Coblentz

Owner / Marketing

“A graduate of West Holmes High School, Bonnie received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a minor in Art from Ohio Northern University. After working in the hospitality and banking industries for many years, Bonnie held the Marketing Coordinator position for the Holmes County Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau for almost ten years. During that time she collaborated with local business owners to develop marketing strategies to promote and brand Ohio’s Amish Country. In 2016 she joined her husband, Preston, in the business. Outside of business, she spends her time caring for their three children, changing lots of diapers, watching hours of cartoons, and drawing with chalk on the sidewalk.”