Rob Brubaker

Rob Brubaker

Work History

Work History
Aug 2004 - Present

Business and Computer Teacher

St David Public Schools

High School Business and Computer Teacher - Dual Credit Instructor - Online/IndependentLearning InstructorDeveloped and taught introductory to advanced level courses in eCommerce, webpage design,business marketing, digital/online yearbook, computer applications, and Computer Maintenance A+Certification. Participated in articulation meetings with Cochise College staff to incorporate dualcredit courses in Computer Operating Systems/Repair (07), Business Marketing (08), and WebPage Design (10) into my curriculum. I offered and taught CIS 140 and CIS 260 to my computerrepair students, BUS 145 to my marketing students, and CIS 185 and CIS 287 to my web pagedesign students. My marketing and web page design classes are currently offered as blended/hybrid classes via WebStudy.

2001 - Present

Computer support, software, hardware, and low voltage installations

Computer Cowboys

President/Manager

  • Contracted network administrator/computer support specialist. Supported over 40 small businesses, including the City of Benson
  • Managed successful small business with four employees
  • Optimized available resources for projects by establishing and organizing in-house development processes to ensure resulting products met the needs of the company
  • Provided computer advice and technical support to consumers and small businesses
  • Trained and provided technical support for clerks and supervisors
  • Demonstrated high quality, results-driven, prompt, and professional customer service and support to instill confidence in technical advice and directions. Installed, configured, and updated server-based applications, including accounting systems and records databases.
1994 - 2001

Computer Teacher

Benson Public Schools

Computer TeacherDeveloped lesson plans that met varied student needs, evaluated and assessed children'sdevelopment, and implemented study methodologies to enhance children's progress. Attendedteacher in-services and staff meetings, maintaining strong relationships with fellow staff andadministrators. Created computer education curriculum, taught computer application, keyboardingand repair classes, and maintained over 100 Windows and Macintosh workstations. Provideduser support throughout the District. Developed and conducted district technologyemployee training program.

1999 - 2001

Associate Faculty - CIS

Cochise Community College

Computer Science Associate FacultyTaught introductory computer courses including, Introduction to the Microcomputer (CIS 116) andIntroduction to Operating Systems (CIS 140).

1998 - 1998

Software Specialist

Arizona Electric Power Cooperative

Software Specialist Intern - Information ServicesCreated and maintained company web pages for Intranet. Created installation instructions and disks for retail ISP Cooperative customers. Conducted employee training on basic computer and Internet skills.

Education

Education
2006 - 2007

Masters Degree, Information Systems

University of Phoenix

Applied information systems theory and principles to address real world business opportunities andchallenges. I used innovative digital materials to understand the role of business systems within theorganization, to understand and apply the principles of systems analysis and design, to analyze andevaluate information technologies, and to create project, risk, and information systems strategicplans. Learning was entirely managed online, which I thoroughly enjoyed. U of P's online deliverysystems was excellent due to its strong hands-on, project-based method of instruction.

2001

Associates Degree in Computer Network Management

Cochise Community College

Learned the fundamentals of network administration: including, operating systems, computerapplications, computer and printer repair, networking essentials and field experience. Earned UNIXAdministration and Computer Troubleshooting certificates

1993

Teacher Certification

Prescott College

Completed requirements for Arizona K-8 Teaching Certification

1990

Bachelors, Major: History, Minor: Mathematics

University of Arizona

Bachelors Degree in HistoryMinor in Mathematics

1987

Civil Engineering/Mathematics

Pima Community College

Civil Engineering and Mathematics transfer program