Work History

Work History
Nov 2007 - Present

Business Intelligence Analyst

Project: Worldwide

  • Development of reporting and dashboards through Cognos 8 BI via Cognos Report Studio, Analyst Studio, and Query Studio
  • Metadata Modeling using Cognos Framework Manager
  • Identification and interpretation of business rules to review reporting needs in conjunction withbest and accurate practices for assistance in defining ETL code and Oracle table structures
  • Maintenance of Cognos security groups for package/report management
  • Technical lead on new Cognos TM1 implementation
Jul 2000 - Nov 2007

Assistant Accounting Manager

George P Johnson

  • Managed and coordinated daily activities and operations of Job Cost Accounting Team, which is primarily responsible for invoice entry to appropriate projects and final preparations to create a final package to be delivered to Sales for final billing to clients
  • Developed new process for project lifecycle which reduced time required to prepare billing summaries, and thus improved company cash flows
  • Monitored and reviewed status of inventory processes including physical inventory procedure and rental programs
  • Represented accounting team in ERP system software upgrade team, which is responsible for testing new applications for security settings and data integrity
  • Experienced in event management activities and acted as part of event staff at five Cisco Networkers events as zone leader
Dec 1999 - Jun 2000


B & B General Contractors

  • Performed various duties involved in rough carpentry trade, finish carpentry, and roofing
Aug 1995 - Dec 1999

Inventory Control Analysts/Production Supervisor

Saturn Electronics and Engineering

  • Managed printed circuit board assembly line which manufactured PCB modules for General Motors and Corvette
  • Implemented “kanban” inventory system, which is a just-in-time inventory method with reduced on-hand stock levels and improved inventory turn rates
  • Developed cycle count procedure, which shifted inventory monitoring methods to weekly counts instead of single fiscal inventory and resulted in reduced inventory loss


Jan 2006 - Jul 2010

Associate Degree

Oakland Community College

  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude from Oakland Community College with degree in Computer Information Systems, 2010
  • Grade Point Average to Date: 3.97
  • Certificate of Achievement in Database Administration



Business analytics

Work with business users to define requirements for requested reports and dashboards Work with business users to understand business process and recommend better practices where applicable

Oracle DB

Creation and maintenance of data warehouse tables

IBM Cognos BI

Metadata Management via Framework Manager Report Authoring via Report Studio Management of security groups and role distribution Development of dashboard solutions  


  • Named to National Christian Honor Society – 1991
  • Inducted into Phi Theta Kappa – 2006
  • Named to National Dean’s List – 2007