Tony Presley

Tony Presley

Abilities

Self-motivated engineer with extensive IT experience including the ability to develop strong analytical tools complemented by structured, technical report production and various presentation methodologies. Also possessing a solid mathematics background and education in mathematical theory and complex modeling techniques. Trained in statistical engineering and probability forecasting.

Objective

To further professional development in the engineering analysis and informational technology fields. Specifically, to actively pursue development and support of modeling systems to include cause-consequence relationships, fault events, normal path events, and/or probability analysis.  To utilize my math training and strong database and reporting experience for data analysis.

Prior Related Employment Experience

Based upon Consulting Engineering, Computer Science, and Academic Instruction ServicesExtensive Information Technology Experience to include:  * Database Design and Implementation  * Custom Report Design from Data Structures  * Software Installation and Support (including remotely)  * Hardware Installation and Support  * Query and Form Design  * Computer Aided Design  * Computer Information Systems InstructorConsulting Engineering Experience to include:  * Programming to support engineering analysis  * Employing existing software applications to facilitate modeling and analysis  * Technical Writing  * Presentation of engineering models (multi-media & standard formats)  * Structural modeling and analysis  * Hydraulic modeling and analysis  * Material failure analysisAcademic College Instruction Experience to include:  * Mathematics  * Statistics  * Pubic Speaking  * Economics  * Physical Geology

Awards

  • 2006 Staff Member of the Year - Virginia Wilderness Institute
  • 2007 Unified Approach - Exemplary Leadership Award - Virginia Wilderness Institute

Interest

  • Time with Family
  • Bible Study
  • PC Related Hobbies
  • Tennis
  • Gardening
  • Carpentry & Woodworking

Key Skills

Basic Programs:  * Windows OS (all)  * Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Publisher, Access, etc.)  * Web 2.0 Tools and Related Apps (browsers, email, chat, conferencing, etc.)Specific Softwares:  * Relix and Reliasoft Suites (Risk Assessment, including Fault Tree, Event Tree, etc.)  * Crystal Reports  * Oracle, Access, and other SQL (limited exposure / great potential)  * Adobe CS4 Suite (Dreamweaver web development, Fireworks graphic design, etc.)  * Computer Aided Drafting (AutoCAD and others)  * Army Corps of Engineer's HEC II hydraulic modeling tool  * FAA Airport Noise Analysis Modeling application  * PC Anywhere (remote support)

  * CAD (AutoCAD, TerraModel, SketchUp, and others)  * Beginning to implement MicroSoft Visual Studio 6 (Visual Basic, C++, C#)Presentation Skills:  * Public Speaking college instructor  * Experienced Technical Writing  * Graphical Design  * Desktop Publishing  * HTML & Adobe Presentations

Education

Education

Certifications

Certifications

CPR

Red Cross

First Aid

Red Cross

Certified Examiner of the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE)

McGraw-Hill for U.S. Dept. of Education

Professional Teaching License (Mathematics)

State of West Virginia