Rhett Frantz - Systems & Network Administrator
Phone: (831) 771-4457
As the Lead Systems and Network Administrator, Rhett oversees all initiatives that support education, research, and administration through the design, development, operation, and maintenance of the information technology infrastructure of MLML. In this position, Rhett effectively plans and implements all IT projects, manages the IT budget, mentors the IT staff, and provides technical support for current projects and future technology initiatives. Some projects he has worked on at MLML include upgrading an outdated generator, implementing improved system monitoring and alerts, and providing multiple researchers with high-end computing platforms for intensive research projects. Outside of IT, Rhett's passions lead him outdoors. When he's not at the office you can find him mountain biking along the trails of Santa Cruz county, surfing the waves of the Pacific, or carving the Tahoe slopes.