Software Solutions Process Guru ========================= Experience in consulting, automotive, marketing research and real estate / financial services industries with clients such as Hyundai Motor America, Toyota Motor Sales, UC Irvine Medical Services, The Linc Group, Monarch Healthcare, Warner Pacific, Mazda North America, Microsoft Business Marketing Organziation, Lieberman Research Worldwide, First Republic Bank, and Fidelity National Financial. Demonstrated ability to manage teams of two to 17 FTEs & consultants working on- and off-site, including offshore. Interested in Director of Software Develpment position in a Fortune 1000 company, possibly in healthcare, pharma or technology, alternately an educational facility, that's either establishing or streamlining their existing software development processes and teams.


Director of Software Development or a Software Development Manager position with a mid to large-size company in need of software solution team and process development or improvement that includes end-to-end assessment of skills, hardware, software, and team culture.

Work History

Work History
Nov 2007 - May 2009

Managing Consultant / Resource Manager, SoCal

Oversee / direct software solutions development for various enterprise clients as well as manage professional development of other managers and software developers. Developed plan, provided oversight, and delivered on the following types of projects: - Document Management System tailored to the auto industry, developed utilizing MOSS 2007, with distinct design developed by User Experience team in addition to MOSS architect and developers - Financial System Integration between multiple disparate systems, both internal and external to the company, for a private bank and wealth management company utilizing BizTalk 2006 and ASP.NET - Business Intelligence solution for a market research firm providing services to Fortune 500 companies in the retail space utilizing the Microsoft BI Stack and ASP.NET
Dec 2004 - Nov 2007

Asst. Vice President Development

Fidelity National Financial
Oversee / direct software development activities for Transaction Management Services department with teams of 17 FTEs and consultants - Successfully negotiated and delivered on $2.1M in contracts for individual contractors as well as consulting firms such as Microsoft Consulting Services - Increased total revenue by $1.6M by implementing a structured development product lifecycle and bug triage process utilizing MSF Agile and Microsoft TFS - Reduced software performance and reliability maintenance costs by 22% as a result of directing the re-architecture of custom application bottlenecks - Reduced departmental system maintenance costs by approximately 50% through increase of server availability and performance - Ported escrow/title operations management application from an undocumented ColdFusion architecture to .NET utilizing C#. Conversion project budget: $1.9 million. Total team members included: 14 developers, 2 business analysts, 7 support personnel
Jun 2004 - Dec 2004

Senior Multi-Disciplined Engineer I

Raytheon Technical Services Company
Create technical training material for RTSC-developed ground-based radar products
Sep 1999 - Jun 2004

Production/Project Manager

Pacific Technology Solutions
Supervised release / launch of software application projects with staff of 12 programmers, designers, content developers, and project managers. Emphasis on quality assurance - Improved product quality by creating quality assurance standards and guidelines along with a quality assurance module for company web-based project management site - Increased quality awareness and company morale through bi-monthly developer meetings on new quality assurance techniques resulting in 50% reduction in total reported errors - Reduced support costs by codifying better project documentation, including code release notes and product user / installation manuals
Jun 1998 - Sep 1999

Software Engineer II / Webmaster

Transportation Management Systems Incorporated
Developed company web presence and web applications in conjunction with client/server applications developed internally
Mar 1996 - Dec 1997


Visionary Information Systems
Developed drivers and supporting applications to interface with CD-ROM multi-reader jukebox’s firmware to control system’s robotic arm and readers Other positions: Junior Shift Manager, Software QA team member


2005 - 2007


Chapman University
Graduated With Honors Concentration: Business Organization / Entrepreneurship 2007 Chapman University Business Plan Competition 1st Place Winner 2007 University of San Francisco International Business Plan Competition Semi-Finalist 2007 Jungle Media International Business Plan Competition Semi-Finalist
1998 - 2001


University of California, Irvine
Specialized in Systems and Signal Processing Minored in Computer Science
1991 - 1993


University of California, Berkeley
Concentration on Ancient Philosophy