Unique blend of electrical engineering, information technology and project management experience using a consultative approach to identify opportunities, implement solutions and drive results.  Versatile electrical project engineer with a variety of consulting and construction experience in the power generation and public transportation industries.  Skilled information technology professional with expertise in local area networks, messaging and collaborative technologies.

Work History

Work History

LAN Administrator

US Steel

Performed system administration of the Lotus CCMail, Windows NT and Novell networks for 1600 users on Windows NT 4.0/3.51 and NetWare 4.1/3.12 servers.  Responsible for maintenance and administration of servers, network printers, users and applications.  Administered 10 mail servers and migrated users from Novell to Windows NT 4.0.

Electrical Project Engineer

Sargent & Lundy

Electrical Project Engineer - Performed electrical engineering design work at several nuclear generating stations.  Engineering work consisted of auxiliary power, security, fire detection/protection, HVAC, cathodic protection and other systems.  Performed control panel design, procurement and installation support activities.  Provided on-site engineering support and contractor monitoring.  Responsible for client interfacing including schedules, cost budgets, estimates and proposal preparation.

Station Nuclear Engineer - Performed electrical engineering services for Commonwealth Edison Station Nuclear Engineering Department.  Assisted the client in monitoring consultant and contractor modification activities at LaSalle nuclear generating station.

Electrical Engineer

Stone & Webster

Performed preliminary engineering for two new branch libraries for City of Chicago. Activities included power distribution, security and fire detection system layouts and man-hour estimates/construction schedules. Performed electrical modification services for LaSalle nuclear generating station.

Project and Site Engineer

Mario Ulloa, Inc

Project Engineer (2 Years) - Provided engineering contractor services for Landis & Gyr Powers on the Chicago O'Hare International Terminal project.  Provided on-site support for the installation of security systems (door access, intercom, camera and central security console).  Supervised field technicians and performed security system tests.

Site Engineer (2 Years) - Provided engineering contractor services for JWP Gibson Electric on the Chicago O'Hare International Terminal project.  Provided on-site installation support for all electrical equipment (up to 480V).  Supervised field electricians and performed problem resolution of electrical design requirements.

Lotus Notes Administrator


Performed Lotus Notes administration for Andersen Consulting personnel (7000+) as a contractor.Lotus Notes environment consisted of over 80 servers running Domino 4x on a Windows NT 4.0 platform.Responsibilities included daily administration of users, mail files, agents and application databases.Activities included data backups, Notes troubleshooting and server monitoring for availability, performance, replication and mail routing.Major projects included installing new servers, Domino upgrades and migrating Windows NT 3.51 servers to NT 4.0.

Feb 1999 - Apr 2010

Lead Messaging Administrator

CCC Information Services

Architected and managed a high availability robust Lotus Notes messaging environment with RightFax and Oracle integration.  Messaging environment consists of 1200 users, 20 Windows 2003 servers distributed over 6 locations and available 24 x 7.  Administered and managed all messaging servers including hardware/software upgrades, monitoring, support, budgeting, licensing, capacity planning and business continuity.


  • Architected and managed a high availability Domino and SMTP environment using Domino clustering and SAN technology spanning remote data centers.
  • Designed a flexible mobile messaging environment by implementing BlackBerry and iPhone.
  • Minimized messaging related costs by integrating Google and FrontBridge email filtering hosted solutions and implementing "total cost of ownership" (TCO) initiatives such as server consolidations, virtualization, single sign-on, data compression and DAOS technology.
  • Led a Notes development team and coordinated all Notes development activities. Assisted in analyzing and streamlining business processes by implementing Notes workflow applications.

Major projects included Domino/Notes version upgrades (8.5 thru 5), Exchange 2000/5.5 migrations to Domino, back-end data SAN migrations and Domino clustering.  Created and implemented a comprehensive messaging infrastructure business continuity plan.



Certificate in Computer Information Systems

Purdue University Calumet



SMTP Messaging

Electrical Engineering - Project Consulting

Windows LAN Administration

Hosted Email Filtering Solutions - Google, FrontBridge

RightFax Implementation and Administration

BlackBerry Implementation and Administration

Sametime Instant Messaging

Domino Infrastructure Design, Administration and Management



Certification For Engineer-In-Training

Indiana Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer – Windows NT 4.0


Microsoft Certified Professional – Windows 2000 Server


IBM Certified System Administrator - Lotus Notes and Domino 6


IBM Certified Associate System Administrator - Lotus Notes and Domino 8.5