My Resume

Resume

Objective


To work in a position that involves design, administration, installation, troubleshooting/repair and planning of the components related to the Information Technology field.

Employment

Berlin Public Schools, Berlin, Connecticut
Computer Network Manager, April 1998 - present

Responsibilities include administration of the school's Windows 2000 Active Directory based network with a 10/100 Base-T and 1-gig Fiber backbone attached (Nortel hardware) to a town-wide - Cisco based(AeroNet) - Wireless WAN. Administration of NT 4.0 & 5.0 (servers and workstations), Win9x, Mac OS, and Linux Operating Systems(OS). End user support (MAC & PC) and training, Administration of NT PDC, BDC, Member servers, Exchange 5.5, Domain PC security policies, FTP server, DNS server, IIS 4 & 5 Web Server, Web Site Administration, Consulting and Development, ASP, Perl, CGI, Proxy servers, Key management Server, create logon scripts (Kixtart), Automatic software upgrades/patches and hardware repairs on both Mac and PC (DOS, Win 3.1/05/98/NT) machines. (My Site)

Berlin Public Schools, Berlin, Connecticut
WebMaster, September 2001 - 2009

This is a part-time position. Its responsibilities include the initial and ongoing design/development of the Berlin Public Schools website. Early on the core technologies running the website involed the use of IIS 5.0, and Active Server Pages (ASP) with dynamic database connectivity to continually maintain an up-to-date interface as well as provide a secure web-based administration interface to allow editing of the site. Later on things were moved to an apache/lamp setup with drupal as a content management system.

Berlin Public Schools, Adult Education, Berlin, Connecticut
Computer Instructor, January 2000 - 2003

This is a part-time position. Its responsibilities include the instruction of Continuing Education Students in various subjects. Such as: Computer basics, Microsoft Word and Internet use.

United Parcel Service, Hartford, Connecticut
Package Handler/Deliverer, March 1992- June 1999

Ensured orderly and on-time service through plant-wide arrangement of packages. Handled Saturday air delivery packages with a noon commitment time. Oriented new workers to their responsibilities. Represented fellow workers on the UPS Management Safety Committee to resolved common work area problems in a cost effective manner.

Anna E. Norris Elementary, East Hartford, Connecticut
Paraprofessional Instructional Aide, September 1996 — April 1998

Responsibilities included the instruction of students in grades 1-6 in an inclusion classroom setting and in the Resource Room with individuals and small groups. Also, set up the use of computers to assist instruction in both settings. Troubleshoot problems and support students and staff with the use of the School-wide Macintosh based Network.

Education

Manchester Community Technical College, Manchester, Connecticut
A.S. General Studies, May 1994, GPA 3.37

Honors:

  • Dean’s List
  • MCTC Literary Magazine
  • Published writer (Annual Literary Publication)
  • Financed own education

Saint Joseph College, West Hartford, Connecticut
B. A. American Studies, May 2001, GPA 3.7

Keller Graduate School of Management, Devry Univeristy, Online
MIS (Management of Information Systems), Graduate Certification

Skills/Training

  • Completed Certified NT 4.0 Server and Workstation classes.
  • Passed the following Microsoft Certified Exams:
    • 070-067 on 01/05/2001, score=866
    • 070-068 on 01/12/2001, score=844
    • 070-073 on 01/17/2001, score=966
  • Hands-on knowledge of Networking, TCP/IP
  • Being self-taught and a hands-on learner has developed a desire in me to see others learn and succeed as well.
  • Proficient with both Macintosh and Windows platforms.
  • WebPage layout and Design.
    • PhotoShop CS5.5, Image Ready, Flash, FrontPage, PageMaker 6.5 & 7.0
    • Implementation of PERL and CGI on IIS or Apache
    • Programming in ASP, PHP
  • Excellent knowledge of current Microsoft Office applications.
  • Go-to person while at Norris Elementary for trouble shooting computer-related problems, including the school’s Macintosh network.

Interests

  • Photography
  • Reading Science Fiction novels.
  • Self taught Musician, R&B and jazz guitar.
  • Composed classical guitar duets.
  • Anything to do with computers of course;-)
  • Japanese Culture.