Summary

Diligent, results-oriented IT professional with a proven track record of applying leadership skills and strong business acumen to align IT strategies and business objectives, develop key stakeholder relationships, build a high performance organization, and reduce costs in a complex global environment.

Skills

Leadership, Aligning Technology Strategies with Business Objectives, Process Improvement, Strategic and Tactical Planning, Security & Risk Management, Quality Assurance and Regulatory Compliance, Project Management, Change Management, Communication, Personnel Management, Coaching, Contract Negotiations, Vendor Management and Customer Service.

Work History

Work History
Jun 2013 - Present

Instructor, IT & Retail Operations Manager

Blackland Outdoor Sports & Blackland Pawn

-Chief instructor and range officer

-Managing IT environment for the Blackland organizations

-Managing retail POS and inventory systems for these locations

-Managing digital marketing and social media

-Managing vendor contracts and associated negotiations

Nov 2010 - Present

Director of Operations

Path of Light

-Founding member

-Managing business development, grant funding, volunteer activities and technology operations

-Currently providing volunteer leadership for this organization

Nov 2007 - Oct 2010

Director of Information Systems

Endeavor

-Directed daily activities of IS environment and personnel

-Planned and implemented strategic polices, which aligned technology goals with business objectives while managing risk

-Established and implemented policies/procedures necessary for systems and security accountability with HIPAA requirements

-Managed projects and capital budgets to successfully meet business goals

Nov 2003 - Oct 2007

Analyst

GameStop

-Managed information security projects for enterprise environment

-Security administrator for 600 locations

-Supported projects in an automated 300 user distribution center environment

-Served on security council managing risk and strategic planning of security solutions for the enterprise technology environment

Feb 2000 - Nov 2003

Systems Manager

Insource Group

-Consultant for project management

-Managed network infrastructure projects

-Managed NOC relocations

-Managed support projects and personnel

Education

Education