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Experience Overview

Education / Teaching Experience

  • Instructional Designer / Adjunct Faculty - 23 Courses
  • Adjunct Faculty - 10 Courses
  • Instructional Design Project Manager - 110 Courses
  • University Dean - Business and Information Technology - 2 Years
  • Volunteer Instructor Trainer - 11 Years - American Red Cross
  • Learning Management Systems
    • Blackboard
    • Canvas
    • Desire2Learn (D2L)
    • eCollege
    • Sakai
    • Moodle
  • Academic Guidelines and Worksheets Development - 22 Documents

Professional Experience

  • Project Manager - 18 Projects
  • Program Manager - 3 Organizational Programs
  • Management Analyst - 7 Projects
  • Full Lifecycle Development
    • Lead Analyst/Developer - 19 Systems
    • Lead Web Developer/Administrator
      • 14 Commercial Web Sites
      • 4 Web Applications
  • Enhancement and Maintenance Developer - 12 Systems

Education / Teaching Experience

Instructional Designer and Faculty (23 Courses)

  • University of Missouri (2 Courses)
    • Mobile Web Application Development
    • Interactive Web Design with JavaScript

  • Professional Standards Institute (8 Courses)
    • Applied Project Management
    • Advanced Project Management
    • Applied Web Development
    • Professional Web Applications Development
    • Web Database Design, Development, and Implementation
    • Management Engineering Tools and Techniques
    • Instructor Orientation Course
    • Student Orientation Course

  • Kaplan University (KCE) (13 Courses)
    • Information Security and Risk Management
    • Enterprise Security Architecture and Design
    • Access Control Systems and Methodology
    • Application Security
    • Operations Security
    • Cryptography
    • Physical Security
    • Telecommunications and Network Security
    • Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery
    • Legal, Regulations, Compliance, Investigations, and Ethics
    • Introduction to Information Security
    • Security Architectures
    • Business Operations Security

Adjunct Faculty (10 Courses)

  • University of Maryland (5 Course)
    • Introduction to Problem Solving and Algorithm Design
    • Building Secure Web Applications
    • Detecting Software Vulnerabilities
    • Secure Software Engineering
    • Mitigating Software Vulnerabilities

  • DeVry University (1 Course)
    • Project Management (Hybrid Course - 50% Classroom, 50% Online)

  • Central Texas College, Overseas Division (4 Courses / 4 years)
    • Introduction to Information Systems
    • COBOL Programming I
    • COBOL Programming II
    • First Responder

Volunteer Instructor (5 Courses)

  • American Red Cross, Instructor Trainer (5 Courses / 11 years)
    • Basic and Advanced First Aid
    • CPR
    • Water Safety
    • Swimming
    • Instructor Trainer for the above subjects

Instructional Design Project Manager (110 Courses)

  • Professional Standards Institute (8 Courses)
    • Process Engineering Project Management
    • Construction Project Management
    • Engineering Resource Management
    • Professional Programming in HTML5
    • Engineering Project Management
    • Leaders as Coaches: Driving Performance Through Dialogue
    • Accelerated Management Concepts
    • Professional Customer Service

  • Kaplan University (KCE) (102 Courses)
    • Managerial Economics
    • Business Ethics
    • Financial Statement Analysis
    • Intermediate Financial Accounting
    • Financial Management
    • Advanced Financial Analysis
    • Organizational Behavior
    • Legal Environment of Business
    • Operations Management - Quality and Productivity
    • Strategic Management in a Global Environment
    • Multinational Management
    • Global Financial Markets
    • Global Marketing Management
    • International Business Strategy
    • Marketing Management
    • Consumer Behavior
    • Integrated Marketing Communications
    • International Marketing
    • The Business of Sustainability
    • Environmental Laws and Regulations
    • Working for Environmental Sustainability
    • Environmental Project Management 1 - Fundamentals of Project Management
    • Environmental Project Management 2 - Advanced Project Management
    • Environmental Lean Six Sigma 1 - Introduction to Lean Six Sigma
    • Environmental Lean Six Sigma 2 - Advanced Lean Six Sigma
    • Lean Six Sigma - Overview
    • Lean Six Sigma - Define
    • Lean Six Sigma - Measure
    • Lean Six Sigma - Analyze
    • Lean Six Sigma - Improve and Control
    • Lean Six Sigma - Define for Healthcare
    • Lean Six Sigma - Measure for Healthcare
    • Lean Six Sigma - Analyze for Healthcare
    • Lean Six Sigma - Improve/Control - Healthcare
    • Lean six Sigma - Define for Call Centers
    • Lean Six Sigma - Measure for Call Centers
    • Lean Six Sigma - Analyze for Call Centers
    • Lean Six Sigma - Improve/Control Call Centers
    • Introduction to Project Management
    • Microsoft Project for Managing Projects
    • Project Selection, Planning, and Scope
    • Project Scheduling and Budgeting
    • Project Risk Management Execution and Control
    • Project Quality and Contract Management
    • Managing the Project Organization: Human Resource and Communication Management
    • Project Management Simulation
    • Introduction to Project Management for Construction Professionals
    • Construction Project Management Simulation
    • Introduction to Project Management for Information Technology Professionals
    • Information Technology Project Management Simulation
    • Six Sigma Deployment
    • Business Process Management
    • Six Sigma Project Management
    • DMAIC - The Six Sigma Improvement Methodology
    • DMAIC - Define and Measure
    • DMAIC - Analyze
    • DMAIC - Improve: Design of Experiments
    • DMAIC - Improve - Statistical and Lean Management Tools
    • DMAIC - Control
    • Six Sigma Practicum
    • Building Converged Cisco Multilayer Switched Networks
    • Designing for Cisco Internetwork Solutions
    • Building Scalable Cisco Internetworks
    • Designing Cisco Network Service Architectures
    • Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1
    • Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 2
    • Implementing Secure Converged Wide Area Networks
    • Optimizing Converged Cisco Networks
    • Implementing Cisco IP Routing
    • Implementing Cisco Switched Networks
    • Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Switched Networks
    • Introduction to eCommerce
    • Developing and Maintaining an eCommerce Platform
    • Online Marketing Strategies
    • SEO for eCommerce Professionals
    • Electronic Privacy, Security, and Law
    • Emerging Business Models and Technologies
    • Microsoft SQL Server Implementation and Maintenance
    • Designing and Maintaining a Database Administrative Solution Using MS SQL Server
    • Microsoft SQL Server Database Development
    • Designing Database Solutions and Data Access Using MS SQL Server
    • Microsoft SQL Server Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance
    • Designing a Business Intelligence Infrastructure Using MS SQL Server
    • Windows Server Active Directory Configuration
    • Windows Server Network Infrastructure Configuration
    • Windows Server Server Administration
    • Configuring Microsoft Windows Vista Client Operating System
    • Windows Server Applications Infrastructure Configuration
    • Windows Server Enterprise Administration
    • Microsoft .NET Framework - Application Development Foundation
    • Microsoft .NET Framework - Web-Based Client Development
    • Designing and Developing Web Applications by Using Microsoft .NET
    • Microsoft.NET Framework - Windows-Based Client Development
    • Designing and Developing Windows Applications by Using Microsoft .NET Framework
    • Microsoft .NET Framework - Distributed Application Development
    • Designing and Developing Enterprise Applications by Using Microsoft .NET Framework
    • Managing and Maintaining a Windows Server
    • Implementing, Managing, and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server Network Infrastructure
    • Installing, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    • Planning and Maintaining a Windows Server Network Infrastructure
    • Planning, Implementing, and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server Active Directory Infrastructure
    • Designing a Windows Server Active Directory and Network Infrastructure

Academic Guidelines and Worksheets Development (22 documents)

  • Course Academic Review Guidelines and Worksheet
  • Course Annual Review Guidelines and Worksheet
  • Course Content Development Guidelines
  • Course Description Development Guidelines
  • Course Development Checklist
  • Course Graphics Upload and Use Guidelines
  • Course Media Guidelines
  • Course Media Inventory Worksheet
  • Course Objectives Development Guidelines
  • Course Structure Guidelines
  • Course Submission Checklist
  • Course Syllabus Review Guidelines and Worksheet
  • Course Technical Review Guidelines and Worksheet
  • Course Textbook Selection Guidelines
  • Course Upload Checklist
  • Course Video Assignment Guidelines
  • Creating Course Videos Methodology
  • Extended CEC Course Guidelines
  • Instructor and Staff Biography Format Guidelines
  • Student Contact Hours Worksheet
  • Written Assignment Guidelines
  • Written Assignment Grading Rubric

Professional Experience

Project Manager

  • RealWorldDocuments.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • RealWorldPhotos.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • WritersCloset.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • HouseTrak.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • Contract Analyst (Commercial Software)
  • ContractAnalyst.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • Personal Data Pro (Commercial Software)
  • Local Employee Selection System (For Client)
  • Client Management System (For Client)
  • Alternate Care Management System (For Client)
  • Antique Mall Management System (For Client)
  • Immunization Management System (Commercial Software)
  • Veterinary Office Management System (For Client)
  • Government Cost Comparison Study (Military Project)
  • SeaSting.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • Several Manpower Studies (Military Projects)
  • Command and Control System (Large Military Project)
  • Two internal projects at a state agency

Program Manager

  • Academic Program Manager
  • Organizational TQM Program
  • Organizational Budget Program

Lead Systems Analyst / Developer
(Full Software Development Lifecycle)
(Requirements/Designed/Modeled Database/Developed/Tested/Implemented)

  • BizTrak (Internal Use Program)
  • CertTrak (Internal Use Program)
  • Two Class Libraries, Desktop and Client/Server Apps (For Internal and Client Use)
  • SurveyTrak (Commercial Software)
  • PFS-Trans (Commercial Software)
  • Digital Ortho Photo Information System (For Client)
  • Federal Aid Tracking System (For Client)
  • Local Employee Selection System (For Client)
  • Client Tracking System (For Client)
  • Transportation Planning Database - Data Modeling Only (For Client)
  • Alternate Care System (For Client)
  • Survey Information System (For Client)
  • Estimates and Bids Analysis System (For Client)
  • Antique Mall Management System (For Client)
  • Immunization Management System (Commercial Software)
  • Parking Information Management System (For Employer)
  • Manpower Reporting System (For Employer)

Lead Web Application Developer

  • Kaplan Academic Management System (For Employer)
  • Web Application Class Library (For Internal and Client Use)
  • Learning Management System (For Client)
  • eCommerce Checkout Application (For Client)

Lead Web Site Developer and Administrator

  • TrakSoft.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • PROptions.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • PFS-Trans.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • VetTrak.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • PersonalDataPro.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • HomeDataManager.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • PersonalDataOrganizer.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • PersonalHealthPro.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • CareerDataManager.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • SurveyTrak.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • DomainProShop.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • SwiftCreekWoods.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • ContractAnalyst.com (Commercial Web Site)
  • One site for client under NDA

Management Analyst

  • Five Business Process Reengineering Projects (For Employer)
  • Support Agreement Project (For Employer)
  • Implementation of Several TQM Programs (For Employer)