Dedicated and enthusiastic IT professional with over 33 years for the United States Postal Service and over 9 years prior in the public sector.
Extensive experience managing projects from the requirements gathering phase to completion. Highly skilled in the details, planning, and organizing to ensure on-time completion within budget.
Strong hands on experience with Metadata. Very good at defining standards and process around metadata management and overseeing the import, export, and day to day management of metadata, as well as working within the Business Glossaries.
High School Diploma from West Scranton Senior High
Information Technology Credits from:
Lackawanna Jr. College
University of Scranton
Penn State Worthington Campus
In my career I have attended and successfully completed numerous professional training courses and conferences related to IT and Business Practices.
A list of the training courses and conferences can be provided upon request.
I supervised the team of data keypunch operators and verifiers who were responsible for transforming the Program Developers code onto keypunch cards to be run on the IBM Mainframe.
Received 30+ Certificates of Appreciation and Commendations
Created the Wilkes Barre PDC's first set of Operational Run Books
Successfully wrote and deployed all the reporting for the PSDS 3B2 Project
Tested, defined and documented COBOL II standards to be used by Wilkes Barre IBSSC developers
Created the USPS Enterprise Information Repository
Created the Wilkes Barre IBSSC Data Naming Standards
Created the template for the IBSSC Data Dictionary
Created the first Relational Data Model that became a template throughout the organization
Business Systems Analyst
Lead the team in a very difficult and high visibility FOIA-PA data migration conversion
Reengineered multiple functional business area reports into one common reporting structure
Created the first automated set of FORECASTING reports
Outside of my technical accomplishments:
Analyzed drawings, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time, cost, and labor estimates
Reviewed proposed design with the Architect and Builders
Provided innovative solutions to various construction challenges
Worked with suppliers to develop complete and accurate estimates
Review total estimate to ensure accuracy and completeness prior to formal quotation to Headquarters
Scheduled and mediated meetings between the builders, suppliers and Headquarters
Solicit subcontractors and/or vendor quotes and evaluate them for scope and qualifications
Perform risk and contract management responsibilities as required on bids
Worked with the furniture company on cubicle design and placement
Choose fabrics and accessories for cubicle design
Examine the construction site and observe unusual or challenging conditions
Generated project plans in order to keep the project on schedule
Compared the estimated costs to actual costs in order to report to Headquarters
Coordinated the build in Phases
Coordinated the employee transition between the Phases
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