present. Analysis, referrals, recommendations, design,
programming, installation, training and support of custom computer
systems. Primary specialty is business related systems
written in the various dialects of MS Access, Fox Pro, Clipper,
dBASE and SQL Server. Have worked with client / server
scenarios. Work extensively with office integration (OLE) and
enhancement of cost effective office procedures / specifications.
Currently working on building large, data driven web sites.
I have been exposed to
and work with many different types of computer hardware -
primarily IBM and compatibles. Maintain several client
networks - NT, Novell, Windows (all versions) Peer-to-Peer.
Coordinator / Network Administrator / Instructor.
April 1991 - June 1993 for Bryant & Stratton Business
Institute, 1259 Central Avenue, Albany, N.Y. 12205. Duties included teaching higher level data processing classes,
up to 26 contact hours per week; maintaining the college's 65+
stand alone PCs; setting up, training of, and maintaining a 48
PC student network running Novell NetWare version 3.11 and
Programmer / Analyst.
January 1984 - September 1990 for Blue Shield of
Northeastern New York, 187 Wolf Road, Albany, N.Y. 12205.
Duties were to maintain all of the PCs in the
organization. Developed a physician billing / patient
maintenance / claims submission system in compiled BASIC.
Developed other systems for clients of BSNENY in dBASE
dialects. Wrote a custom claim maintenance system for the
Teamsters Union of Utica, N.Y. in RM COBOL. Have PC to
mainframe experience and various forms of PC to PC
communications experience. Worked some with COBOL and CICS
on an IBM 4381 mainframe system.
Assistant / Computer Operator / Programmer.
May 1983 - May 1984 for Albany Business College (now
defunct). Operator duties were performed on a Data General
Eclipse C150. Lab work included setting up and maintaining
a student lab of 28 PCs and establishing standards for that lab
while actively finishing my degree. Assisted
students with COBOL, RPG II, and BASIC both in the labs and as a
Occupational Studies from Albany Business College, Albany, N.Y.,
May 1984. Attained a GPA of 3.85. Received a
scholarship to The College of Saint Rose.
One year+ of part-time
studies at The College of Saint Rose in Albany N.Y. Studied
RBASE, pascal, Assembler, as
well as data structures and systems analysis.
with SmartPlanet and Ziff-Davis University. This is an internet on-line
resource that promotes self-motivated learning and grants C.E.U.
credits to those who meet specific criteria.
Completely self-taught /
self-motivated in all aspects of PCs, including: operating
systems, hardware, networking, many DOS / Windows based