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Masters of Instructional Technology

kent State University
Kent, OH
2012 - 2013
 

Bachelor of Arts, Computer Science and Business Administration

Furman University
Greenville, SC
1975 - 1979

Web Developer

Web Developer

Mega-Byte Computer Services
Andover, OH
2009 – 2011
Rainbow Growers
Andover, OH
2007 - present
  • Design, develop and implement web-based applications using HTML, CSS, PHP, JQuery and MySQL.
  • Edit images using Adobe Photoshop.
  • Create and edit training videos using audio/video recording and editing software.

IT Manager

IT Manager

HS Spring Industries
Jefferson, OH
1997 – 2009
  • Saved $75,000 annually by planning and implementing merger of 3 diverse facilities.
  • Saved $36,000 annually by installing Linux servers at 3 facilities.
  • Saved $30,000 annually by renegotiating support contracts.
  • Saved $14,500 annually by installing and supporting a Virtual Private Network between 3 facilities.
  • Developed and continually met a $200,000 annual budget.
  • Researched, recommended, Installed and supported hardware, software, applications, and telecommunications in a Windows, Linux and UNIX environment for 60+ local and remote users.
  • Managed 1 support technician physically located in Toronto.
  • Developed, implemented and maintained security and contingency planning policies and procedures.
  • Trained all levels of experience in the use of hardware and software.

Adjunct Faculty

Adjunct Faculty

Kent State University
Ashtabula, OH
2000 – 2002
  • Taught Microsoft Office both for-credit and continuing education.
Andover Public Library
Andover, OH
2012 - present
  • Taught the Connect Ohio curriculum to first-time computer users.

Organic Grower

Owner/Manager of Organic Farm and Artist

Rainbow Growers
Andover, OH
1994 - 1997
  • Planned, operated and managed organic farm.
  • Designed, built and sold stained glass windows.    

IT Auditor

Information Systems Auditor

The May Department Stores Company
Cleveland, OH
1993-1994
The LTV Corporation
Cleveland, OH
1992-1993
The Sherwin-Williams Company
Cleveland, OH
1990-1992
National City Corporation
Cleveland, OH
1988-1990
  • Planned, conducted and managed general/specific controls, SDLC, telecommunications, data security, disaster recovery, PC compliance and application reviews in mainframe, mini and micro computer environments.
  • Supported and trained Operational/Financial Auditors in their use of PCs.

Application Programmer

Application Programmer

National City Corporation
Louisville, KY & Cleveland, OH
1979-1988
  • Analyzed, programmed, implemented and maintained various applications.

Productivity Software:

Microsoft Office
OpenOffice

Social Media:

Twitter
Blogs
Wikis
Google Docs
Podcasts
Blackboard
Moodle
Other Web 2.0 tools

Databases:

Microsoft Access
MySQL

Programming/scripting/markup Languages:

XHTML
PHP
JQuery

Media Software:

Photoshop
Windows Movie Maker
Adobe Premiere Pro
Camtasia
CamStudio
Adobe Flash
Gimp
Blender
Flash

Content Management Systems:

Joomla
MODx