Lee Mathews

Lee Mathews

IT Administrator


To advance my career with an organization that values technical expertise,  breadth of experience, and professional communication skills.

Work experience

Work experience
Dec 2010 - Present

IT Administrator

Cree Nation Child and Family Caring Agency
  • Management of 100+ user Windows and Linux network covering northern Manitoba and Winnipeg
  • Installation and management of eight Windows-based servers
  • Managing purchases for six-figure IT department budget
  • Researched and deployed security and monitoring software that saved thousands of dollars per year
  • Coordinated agency-wide email migration from in-house server to hosted Exchange and IMAP
  • Created a Virtual Private Network that connects 90% of agency systems and data
  • Configured and maintained Instagate, Untangle, and Watchguard firewall appliances
  • Set up redundant cloud backup process to safeguard agency data
  • Created Windows AD policies to simplify software deployment process
Mar 2002 - Nov 2010

Computer Service Manager

Sound Innovations
  • Management of service for half-million dollar computer department
  • Continued providing local support for EDS, HP, ADP, and IBM
  • Responsible for coordinating staff for in-house and on-site repair work
  • Built and installed Windows servers and workstations for customer installations and supervised migrations
  • Sourced and purchased store inventory and repair parts with multiple vendors
Mar 1999 - Feb 2002

Computer Technician

Genik Computer Systems
  • On-site support for vendors such as EDS, ADP, IBM, TD Canada Trust, Dell, and HP
  • Assisted with Government of Manitoba server and workstation deployments
Aug 1992 - Jun 1997

Computer lab proctor

Gilmour Academy, University of Kentucky
  • Assist students with computer-related issues in a LAN setting


Aug 1994 - Jun 1997

University of Kentucky

College of Architecture, Undergraduate honors program