Aug 2009 - Present
Mar 2005 - Jun 2009
Discovery Lab Instructor
Workforce Development Services
Instructed adults and youth in math, reading, language arts, computer skills, Microsoft Office, Internet skills, GED Test prep, workplace testing and job search skills. Managed a flow of between 30 and 40 independent study GED students.
Jan 2002 - May 2004
Schneider National Bulk Carriers
Training Engineer of liquid bulk tank trucks.
Jul 1993 - Dec 2001
Started successful software training/help desk business with five employees. Client list has included City Colleges of Chicago, State Farm Insurance of Bloomington, IL, two of the larger companies in the Kankakee area as well as AT&T and Lucent Technologies in the Chicago area. During the business startup I was also a part time Crisis Interventionist for Champaign IL Mental Health Center.
Aug 1991 - Jun 1993
Big R Farm Store
Buyer of farm, electrical, automotive, hardware and plumbing departments for five store locations.
Aug 1989 - Jul 1991
Agriculture/Computer Technology Instructor
Crescent-Iroquois High School
Agriculture Instructor, FFA Advisor and Microcomputer Instructor (part time) Coached individuals and teams for contests and personal goals. Supervised Student Occupational Experience Programs.
Associates Degree in Agriculture
Joliet Junior College
BS Degree in Agricultural Science and Agricultural Education
Illinois State University
1996 - 1998
Olivet Nazarene University
1984 - 1985
University of Illinois
A position in the area of education which would capitalize on my experience in business, education and Web 2.0 technology skills.