Doris "Mandy" Wright

BAT/CIS Instructor

Work History

Work History
Jul 2014 - Present

CIS/BAT Instructor

Coastal Pines Technical College

Altamaha Technical College and Okefenokee Technical College were merged on July 1, 2014.  Same position as below with Altamaha Technical College.

May 2013 - Jun 2014

CIS/BAT Instructor

Altamaha Technical College

Jesup, GA, United States CIS Instructor Teach all courses in the Computer Information Systems Computer Support Specialist Program and most in the CIS Networking Program. Duties include: research books and resources; develop syllabi and progression plans; develop additional classroom resources; lecture and guide students in each course being offered each quarter/semester, advise students for upcoming courses Prepare for adjunct faculty members all curriculum necessary including syllabi, books, instruction manual, training Maintain classroom computers, software, third party training and testing software such as EMCP SNAP2010 Additional administrative duties to include:; Staff development; mentoring, and other duties as assigned

Teach many of the Business Administration Technology courses online and in the classroom.  These courses consist of Excel, Access, Introduction to Computers, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Digital Technologies, Desktop Publishing, Document Production, and others. Advise over 100 students for the Business Administration Technology Program which includes the associate degree, diploma in BAT and MAA, several technical certificate of credits. Prepare the students for workforce by mentoring, helping them develop confidence, and other help as needed.

Sep 2000 - May 2013

CIS Instructor

Altamaha Technical College

Jesup, GA, United States Instructor Teach all courses in the Computer Information Systems Computer Support Specialist Program and most in the CIS Networking Program. Duties include: research books and resources; develop syllabi and progression plans; develop additional classroom resources; lecture and guide students in each course being offered each quarter/semester, advise students for upcoming courses Prepare for adjunct faculty members all curriculum necessary including syllabi, books, instruction manual, training

Teach most courses in Business Administrative Technology on the Brunswick Golden Isles Campus. Duties include Maintaining syllabi for courses Keeping textbooks updated Working with other BAT instructors to maintain consistency across the board with all students develop classroom/online lectures advise students in an umbrella of curriculum under the BAT program Maintain classroom computers, software, third party training and testing software such as EMCP SNAP2010 Additional administrative duties to include:; Staff development; mentoring, and other duties as assigned

Nov 1998 - Sep 2000

Workroom Secretary

Altamaha Technical College
Jesup, GA, United States Workroom Secretary copied syllabi and other information needed for instructors; maintained supplies for instructors and other employees; developed special projects; teamed with other employees on special projects; internet research and other duties as assigned by various supervisors
Jul 1997 - Aug 2000

Adjunct BAT Instructor

Altamaha Technical College

Jesup, GA, United States Adjunct Instructor teach keyboarding skills from basic to advanced; teach Introduction to Microcomputers-a basic beginning course for students; teach other Business Office Technology/Computer Information Systems courses as needed by college

Education

Education
Jul 2014 - Present

School of Ed.D.

NorthCentral University

Began studies in DBA of Computer Information and Security in 2012.  Changed to School of Education Ed.D in 2014.

Oct 2011

MSIT/Assurance and Security

Kaplan University

Received a degree is MSIT/Assurance and Security

Apr 2004

MSCIS

University of Phoenix

Degree was a general studies degree in Computer Information Systems software and hardware

Dec 1998

Associate BAT/CIT/ACC

Coastal Georgia Community College

Received associate degrees in BAT, CIT, and ACC

Skills

Skills

Microsoft Office 2007, 2010, 2013

adjunct

Resources

networking

Mentoring

Mentor students as they are deciding on their forward movements through their degree programs

Computers

I have several courses for Security, Maintenance and Hardware A+ Cert Prep, Networking Fundamentals. Operating Systems, all Microsoft Office Suites including 2013, IT Systems Analysis and Design. I have been teaching in the CIS field since 2000

software and hardware

Troubleshooting software and hardware is a specialty. To be able to determine what is wrong with a machine and be determined to repair it or be able to help IT repair the machine gives great satisfaction (especially when there is a full house of students and the computer is necessary)

Certifications

Certifications

Microsoft Master Certification 2007

Certiport
This is an older certification. I am working on the MSO2013 Certifications now.

Georgia Work Ready Certification

Georgia Work Ready
Georgia Work Ready Certifications - Good for life

Nominations and Committees

Rick Perkins Teacher of the Year Nominee: Have been nominated for Rick Perkins Teacher of the Year Award: Altamaha Technical College 2011; Coastal Pines Technical College 2014

Calendar Committee  Served on the 2015/16 Calendar Committee