Education and Certification

Bachelor of Science, Network and Communications Management

Devry University, Kansas City, MO Oct 2005

Certified: Information System Security Professional (CISSP), AEGIS Research Corp.

Eglin AFB, FL 2002

Certificate of Accomplishment, ISSO/ISSR Training, USAF

Whiteman AFB MO, Jan 2001

Certified: Network Technician and Computer Technician

Brain Bench, Aug 2000

Diploma, Professional Military Education, Non Commissioned Office Academy

Keesler AFB, MS, USAF, 1999

Occupational Education Computer Science, Turbo C++, Visual Basic, and CS 365 Business Data Communications

State Fair Community College and Park University, Whiteman AFB, MO 1999-2002

Novell Education Certificate, Novell Netware 3.11

505 System Manager, 515 Advanced System Manager, 701 Support and Service

Holloman AFB, NM, Jan 1993

 

Skills


MS Windows work station administration 95-2K

MS Windows server administration NT4.0 – 2003

Novell Server Administration

Linux workstation administration

Network topology installation and documentation

Telecomm systems installation and documentation

Technical illustration and documentation in MS Visio


 

Abilities


Create, implement, and administrate advanced Microsoft Access 2000 databases with Visual Basic program modules and scripts

Create, implement, and administrate web sites

Create and administrate procedural documentation

Install and document network and telecommunications equipment and wiring

Work as a small focus manager (special projects, etc.)

Work as a supervisor (shift lead, small group, etc.)

Work as a team member or advisor

Work independently (remote or local)

Illustrate Architectural, Mechanical and Electrical drawings

Languages: Java, Access/Visual Basic, Turbo C++, MSQB 4.5


 

Experience

20 Years: USAF career, Aircraft Structural Maintenance Technician

14 Years: Computer Systems and Network Administration experience

5 Years: self employed Computer Systems and Networking Consultant

3 Year: Computer Systems Technician for small town businesses

4 Years: Commanders Recognition Program creating plaques and engravings on computerized equipment

2 Years: sales and repair service for a model railroad store, including stocking, ordering and maintaining store inventory

2 Years: as Training Manager for over 60 personnel including OJT, correspondence courses, formal and informal classes

7 Months: of highly specialized mobile team-member and team-leader employment in a foreign country

6 Months: diversified employment in an isolated location under austere conditions in a foreign country

6 Months: janitorial job for Flipside Records of Lancaster Ca.

Over 500 Hours: Laboratory environment and experimentation during Devry University of Kansas City studies

2 Years accumulative instructing experience (scattered teaching jobs through 20 years)


Honors

Retired, USAF 20 years service with 17 decorations, and over 25 individual accomplishment letters of recognition, Feb 2003

Small business partner of the year, Warrensburg Area Vocational Tech School (WAVTS), Warrensburg MO, May 2000

Professional Provider of the Year, 9th Fighter Squadron (FS), Holloman AFB, NM, 1996

Maintenance Safety Award of the Quarter, 49th Fighter Wing, Holloman AFB, NM, 1996

NCO of the Quarter, 9th FS, Holloman AFB, NM, Jun 1996

Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, 9th FS, Holloman AFB, NM, 1995 and Whiteman AFB, MO, 2003

Society of the Nighthawk, F117A Martian, Lockheed Aerospace, 9th FS, Holloman AFB, NM, 1995

Humanitarian Service Award, 4449 Mobility Support Squadron (MOBSS), Holloman AFB, NM, 1991

Cold Ware Certificate, in recognition of National Defense Service during the Cold War of 1945 - 1991

Certificate of Honor, Achievement in Drafting, Antelope Valley High School, May 1982

 

Employment History

Time period, Firm, Duties, Job title, Major accomplishment

2002 – Present: Show Me Model Railroad Company, Grandview Mo, Model repair & layout assembly consultant, Salesman

Earned the respect and admiration of customers and associates of the model railroading community

2004 – Present: Computer Dot Com, Grandview Mo, Computer systems repair and network consultant, Systems Technician

1999 – 2001: Computer Services, Warrensburg Mo, Computer systems repair and network consultant, Systems Technician

Revitalized the systems diagnostics area and workbench increasing production efficiency by 100% 

1995 – 2002: Self employed, H-10-K Enterprises, Computer systems repair and network consultant, sole proprietor

Earned over 200 individual and 7 corporate clients, successfully installed and maintained 2 small business networks

Earned small business partner of the year for the Warrensburg Area Vocational Technical Schools, May 2000

1983 – 2003: USAF, Aircraft Structural Maintenance Technician, Holloman AFB NM, and Whiteman AFB MO

Successfully retired with 17 decorations, and over 25 individual accomplishment letters of recognition, Feb 2003

 

Professional Positions

Current:

Sole Proprietor, H-10-K Enterprises, Alamogordo NM, and the Greater Kansas City metropolitan area

Vice Chairman, Expo Floor Coordinator, Greater Kansas City Model Railroad Expo, Kansas City MO

Past:

Board of Directors, WAVTS Computer and Information Management Education, Warrensburg MO

Board of Directors, Weekend ‘N’gineers of Train Town at Union Station, Kansas City MO

Vice President and Secretary, Alamogordo N-Scale Train Society, Alamogordo NM

Squadron Small Computer Systems Administrator, 509th MXS, Whiteman AFB, MO

Squadron Security Manager, 509th MXS, Whiteman AFB, MO

CISSP & ISSO-ISSR, Instructor - Security familiarization for the Commanders Newcomer Program

Small Computers WGM and Telephone Control Representative, Fabrication Flight, 509th MXS, Whiteman AFB, MO

Shift Lead, Low Observables Section, 509th MXS, Whiteman AFB, MO

Training Manager, Low Observables Section, 509th MXS, Whiteman AFB, MO

Instructor - Small Computer Systems Familiarization course 509th Communications Squadron, Whiteman AFB, MO

NCOIC Technical Integration, 4449th MOBSS, Holloman AFB, NM

 

Affiliations (past and present)


Present:

Association of Information Technology Professionals

Non-Commissioned Officer Association (NCOA)

Air Force Sergeants Association (AFSA)

Weekend ‘N’ gineers Model Railroad Club

N-Trak Modular Railroading Society

Southern Kansas City Model Railroad Club

Past:

Toy Train Depot of Alamogordo NM

Alamogordo N-Scale Train Society (ANTS)

Warrensburg Food Locker

Alamogordo Food Pantry, a division of the Alamogordo Dept. of Social Service