Ruth Gumnit – Chief Technologist
Ruth founded ArtofMac in 2007 and has been Apple certified since 2004. Ruth has a long history of merging art and technology. Ruth studied in digital electronics and computer programming while earning a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Fine Arts in Filmmaking. A founder of Marea Media, Ruth is an award-winning filmmaker whose work screens internationally. Ruth has taught filmmaking at the university level.
Certifications: Apple Certified Associate - Mac Integration Basics 10.13; Apple Certified Support Professional 10.12; Apple Certified Help Desk Specialist 10.4; CWNP Certified Wireless Technician.
All ArtofMac consultants take pride in taking complex technical issues and making them easy to understand and use.
Helga Sigvaldadóttir – Technologist
A native of Iceland, Helga has worked as an Apple technician since 2006. Having earned an Associate Degree in Natural Science in Iceland, Helga started a pre-med program at the University of Iceland. In 1987, she visited the Bay Area for the first time, and a year later, moved to San Francisco to start school at the University of San Francisco and Academy of Art College. In 1992, she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in documentary photography and in 2011 she earned a Master of Business Administration in Sustainable Management from Argosy University San Francisco Bay Area. In addition to working with ArtofMac, Helga runs her own photography business.
Thitikarn Tothong - Technologist
A native of Thailand, Thitikarn (Don) joined Art of Mac in 2007. She holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in Advertising Design from Academy of Art University, San Francisco. Before she joined ArtofMac, Don worked as a freelance designer. She is also founder of TalonWestbound Tour, a travel company specializing in U.S. based travel experiences and works with Marea Media as a photographer and travel coordinator.
Rob Kelly – Advisor
Rob Kelly consults with Ruth regarding business development and entrepreneurship.