Summary

Dynamic IT veteran with extensive experience in the integration and management of administrative, instructional and collaborative technologies, the cultivation of campus relationships in the higher education venue, and a sensitivity to the nuances of managing technology while balancing a limited resource base, seeks the opportunity to apply a rich and varied portfolio of talent towards enhancing and furthering the academic excellence of our learners in a progressive campus environment. 

Work History

Work History
May 2006 - Present

Coordinator of Learning Technologies

Plymouth State University

Overall management of the Office of Teaching & Learning Technologies with responsibility for the direction of academic technology initiatives on campus including the Learning Management System, e-Portfolios, and socio-collaborative tools such as blogs and wikis

Learning Management System
  • Direct administrative, management and support efforts for the Blackboard Learning System CE Enterprise Limited License (formerly WebCT Campus Edition 6) learning management system, including its integration with our student information system, Banner
  • Provision of instructional design services to further the University's online education presence
Technology integration & training
  • Provision of consultation services to academic departments for the selection and deployment of appropriate hardware- and/or software-based academic technologies
  • Development and facilitation of campus technology training & development programs employing multiple modalities
  • Development and sustaining the adoption of multiple learning technologies including blogs, wikis, web and video media
  • Technology architect for the Pakistani Educational Leadership Institute (http://pelinstitute.org)
Classroom Technology Services
  • Supervision of the Classroom Technology Group, providing installation and support for campus technology enhanced classrooms
  • Developed and deployed a streaming media solution enabling the University to simulcast graduation ceremonies
  • Active member of the campus Technology Advisory Group and Faculty Week Planning Committee
Sep 2001 - Present

Independent Technology Consultant

White Mountain Technology Services
  • Providing technology architecture, support, development and training services
  • Providing consultancy services for technology plans, systems upgrades and enhancements
Oct 2009 - Present

Technology Integrator

Laconia High School

Managed the development and implementation of Google Apps at the district level.

Led the redesign of district web presence.

More to come.

Apr 2003 - May 2006

Coordinator, Technology & Learning Center

Plymouth State University
  • Supervised the activities of professional staff in the Desktop Support, Classroom Technology, WebCTTM and Multimedia Center divisions
  • Coordinated the campus User Support & ResNet programs, providing technical support for 4,500+ students and 1,000+ faculty/staff
  • Developed and delivered on-demand technology based instruction to staff and students
  • Responsible for the planning and implementation of the Lamson Learning Commons project, merging user support and library services
  • Planned and implemented a campus-wide pre-clearing solution to address security concerns in the campus residential network as co-project manager
  • Planned and supervised the development of an open-source knowledge base using wiki technology to augment the efforts of HelpDesk personnel and to improve the user self-support experience as project manager
  • Planned and supervised the redesign of a locally-designed information center used by IT personnel to provide user profile data, call ticketing and tracking and integrate HelpDesk tools
  • Provision of consultation services to academic departments for the selection and deployment of appropriate hardware- and/or software-based academic technologies
Aug 1999 - Sep 2001

Technology Integrator & Network Technician

Moultonborough School District
  • Developed and delivered on-demand technology based instruction for both staff and students¬†
  • Provided technology integration training and support to K-12 faculty
  • Administered a multi-platform (Windows NT/2000 and Mac OS) network serving more than 850 users
  • Prepared a 5-year Technology Plan approved by the State Department of Education
Feb 1996 - Jun 1997

Systems Administrator

Laconia Athletic & Swim Club
  • Coordinated and supervised the transition of club management database software to include data conversion
  • Coordinated and processed monthly electronic funds transfers
  • Conducted staff development training on systems software and network interfaces
Aug 1989 - Jun 1995

Cryptologic Technician, Maintenance

http://www.navy.mil
  • Supervised and trained over 100 personnel
  • Awarded Navy Achievement Medal for the development and facilitation of a 10 week network operations curriculum
  • Initiated and maintained control over an $800,000 inventory through the development of an expansive inventory database
  • Awarded and maintained a Top Secret Security Clearance

Education

Education

Top Secret/SCI

US Navy