Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7

Familiar with the user environment of all modern Windows releases. Able to troubleshoot common problems with software, users, and networking. Experienced with operating common business software in Windows (Point of Sale, Office). Regularly writes cross-platform documents and code for Windows, GNU/Linux, and Mac OS/X.

UNIX System Administration

Able to maintain and administrate a network of computers running a modern implementation of GNU/Linux. Familiar with user, file and permissions management on a POSIX-compliant system. Experienced with installing and maintaining both precompiled and source-code applications. Regularly provides support for both end user and headless server implementations of GNU/Linux.

Web Development

Familiar with HTML 5 and CSS3 for creating up-to-date and modern websites. Regularly employs Python, Ruby, and Perl to enhance personal and professional web applications. Experienced with MySQL in regards to maintaining a database for a website. Used to maintaining an HTTP Server running Apache.

Microsoft Office

Creating, editing, and publishing both academic and business documents using Microsoft Word. Creating and using both traditional and multimedia presentations using Microsoft Powerpoint. Doing personal and business accounting, and analyzing data and metrics using Microsoft Excel.  


To obtain part time position at a fast paced retail organization that leverages my sales, marketing and customer service skills.


In addition to the above, I maintain and perform with many different kinds of musical instruments. The most notable of which is the lever harp, which I have been awarded a grant to study by the State of New Jersey's Council on the Arts.

Work History

Work History
Sep 2009 - Present

Music Teacher

Chris Rodriguez Productions

Teaches Guitar, Banjo, and Bass to students of all ages. Addresses individual issues in a timely manner, adapting to their needs as a student. Creates and follows a flexible, professional schedule built around others needs and the distances which I need to travel. Builds rapport with students and parents through conversation and reliability.

  • Designed and deployed promotional activities to build a client base in the local area.

  • Built a curriculum from scratch, which can be tweaked to suit student's individual needs.

  • Maintained a professional presence both online and in person to build confidence in the public.

Apr 2010 - Present


Chris Rodriguez Productions

Responsible for maintaining a professional, personable appearance at all times. Took any direction and suggestion to heart, adapting my skills to the job at hand. Provided an engaging and memorable performance by arriving early, staying late, and working well with others.

  • Produced advertising through word of mouth, public performance, and customer testimonials

  • Provided a warm and professional experience for clients during holiday season and important life events (i.e. weddings)

  • Maintained an active role both before and after the performance, adapting to and solving situations as they arose.


Sep 2005 - May 2009

High School Diploma

Cherokee High School
  • Studied Russian for 4 years

  • Studied Mathematics for 4 years

  • Involved in Theater for 3 years