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22 years of successful teaching experience

20 years of Leadership in Technology and Change Management

 

                 Present

Senior IT Executive with

CampusWorks, Inc.

Visiting Professor for the Department of Engineering & Information Technology Systems

DeVry University

Also: Content Editor/Peer Reviewer and APA Analyst for the Refractive Thinker publication

 

                 March 2008 - August 2009

Interim Chief Information Officer

Amarillo College

As Senior Consultant through EduServe

 

                1997 - February 2008

                Chief Technology Officer

University of Dubuque

Dubuque, Iowa  52001

 

1985 - 1997

Fontana Unified School District

Fontana, California 92335

Technology Coordinator: Designed and implemented staff development programs for Fontana A.B. Miller High School which has an enrollment of about 3,000.  Also assisted in maintaining Local Area Network (Ethernet) running both Novell 2.2, 3.11 and Windows NT.  Project managed the development and implementation of computer curriculum and its facilitate its integration into academic areas.  Actualized components of a state provided technology grant, and chaired Core and Site Technology Teams.  In addition, was instrumental in the concept and development of a campus Technology Center for students and staff.

Leadership Team Member: Designed and activated the strategic plan to actualize the site mission. This included chairing and managing action teams and focus groups.  Last big projects included steering the accreditation process and successful application for a large state offered technology grant.

Science Department Chair: Outfitted a newly constructed science facility for 3,000 students.  This included procuring all equipment and materials, redesigning curriculum to meet higher education demands, and assistance in selection of thirteen science faculty.

Teacher: Taught Introduction to Computers, database & Telecommunications (Web page development for the Internet), Hypermedia Animation (Authoring System and video production), Chemistry, and Physical Science.

Assistant Varsity Football Coach: Ran and maintained PC/Video editing system, digitized video and game statistics.

Technology Mentor: District level staff training in technology (35,000 students/1020 teachers)

Science Department Chair/Teacher: Physical Science; ran a science department of seven teachers at Sequoia Middle School of 1,500 students.

Site Technology Coordinator: Built and maintained two school's first computer labs, trained faculty to integrate technology into the curriculum.

 

1995 - 1997

                     State Department of Education

California Technology Project

Local Telementor: Provided teacher training to incorporate technology into existing curriculum in public schools in the Inland Empire of Southern California.  Emphasized lesson plan development and implementation in Middle and High Schools.

 

1979 - 1985

Unified School District #487

                     Herington, Kansas

Science Teacher: For both Herington High School and Cloud County Community College.  Courses taught included Chemistry, Biology, and Anatomy & Physiology.

 

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