SAN Network (Dell Compellent, HP LeftHand, EMC Clariion, Aberdeen XDAS)
Server hardware deployment and maintenance (Physical and Virtual)
Server Software deployment and maintenance (Operating Systems)
MS SQL DBA
Create and enforce audit and security policies and procedures
Create and enforce compliance policies and procedures
Projects as assigned
Adjunct Course Instructor June 2009 - Present
ITT Technical Institute, Tampa and Sarasota, Florida
Courses taught include the following,
LINUX Operating System (Fedora/RedHat Enterprise LINUX)
Microsoft Network Operating Systems I -Windows Server 2003/Windows server 2008
Microsoft Network Operating Systems II - Windows Server 2003/2008 Active Directory Infrastructure
Microsoft Desktop Operating Systems (Windows XP, Windows 7)
Strategies for the Technical Professional (Microsoft Office Suite, Time Management, Team Building and Critical Thinking) Windows
MS Office Suite
Backup and recovery
CA ArcServe / Brightstor NetBackup
Tape Libraries (physical and virtual)
SAN Storage (Fiber Channel /ISCSI)
Business Continuity Planning
Certifications CBRITP (Certified Business Resiliency IT Professional) CommVault version 7,8,9 Administrator Engineer Support.
Director of Information Security11/2013 to CurrentSaint Leo UniversitySaint Leo, FL
Manage staff, demonstrating leadership qualities consistent with the University values and mission Develop staff through performance management, goal setting, training, and effective employee relations Security system monitoring and statistical reporting for quality assurance Create, manage, and deliver to the staff effective security awareness training Knowledge of standards and regulations Development and maintenance of the security roadmap and strategy Identify security risk issues to university assets and assist the organization in the application of suitable controls to mitigate the existing and emerging risks.
Oversee the security/compliance requirements in system development life cycle (SDLC), business continuity planning (BCP), and disaster recovery (DR).
Provide audit response management and ongoing guidance on solutions to achieve and maintain security compliance, to mitigate information security risks and to correct compliance exposures and gaps.
Manage Department Finances Implement Approved Security procedures and Policy Projects as Assigned.
Server Administrator II11/2009 to CurrentSaint Leo UniversitySaint Leo, Florida
IT Storage Administrator07/2006 to 11/2009Raymond James FinancialSt. Petersburg, Florida
Disaster recovery Business Continuity Planning Projects with Information Security Responsible for leading the backup team and Department budget Data Protection and Restoration Certified System Administrator and Engineer by CommVault VTL and data de-duplication engineering EMC Centera, EMC Clariion Connectrix Manager for zoning SAN infrastructure Backup infrastructure planning and implementation (hardware and software) Manage off-site media storage vendor Training of new staff and new users on the CommVault software Troubleshoot server and backup errors Created and enforced audit policies, security policies and procedures Created and enforced compliance policies and procedures.
SEC, SOX, GLBA) Server Maintenance (Hardware, Software) Projects as assigned.
PriceWaterhouseCoopers02/1999 to 07/2006DCO Storage ManagementTampa, Florida
Responsible for 3 different backup platforms (EDM by EMC, ArcServe/Brightstor, Netback Up) Restore requests from field services Restore requests from service center Troubleshoot server and backup errors and escalate as applicable Assist other teams at the data center as needed Audit our off-site storage vendor for retention policies Train members of our team in new methodologies on job execution.
Work with SAN (Storage Area Network) infrastructure and components.
EMC DMX, Clariion, and Centera) Projects as assigned.
Education and Training
Master of Business Administration: Technology Management Business Administration Information TechnologyNovember 2012University of PhoenixGPA: GPA: 3.5/4.0 Participate in the online school community as a team member and also a team leader.Technology Management GPA: 3.5/4.0 Business Administration Information Technology Participate in the online school community as a team member and also a team leader.
Bachelor of ScienceMarch 2009ITT Technical InstituteTampa, FloridaGPA: GPA: 3.71/4.0GPA: 3.71/4.0 Specialized in Information Security and Computer Networking areas. Contributed to team projects, to secure simulated real-world applications.
Disaster Recovery Information Security Business Continuity Planning "CBRITP" (Certified Business Resiliency IT Professional) Data Protection Certified System Administrator, Engineer and Support by CommVault
Member of ISSA (Information Systems Security Association)
Chairmen of the Technology Committee at Sunlake Baptist Church
Active Directory, AIX, Apache, ArcServe, Backup, budget, Cabling, CA, Hardware, Computer Networking, Critical Thinking, DBA, Dell, Disaster Recovery, employee relations, Engineer, goal setting, HP, Information Security, Instructor, Team Building, leadership, LINUX, Microsoft Office Suite, MS Office Suite, Windows 7, Windows, Windows XP, Enterprise, Network, Operating Systems, Operating Systems I, Operating System, Operating Systems II, performance management, policies, Project Management, quality assurance, RedHat, reporting, Storage Area Network, SAN, SDLC, MS SQL, strategy, Structured, System Administrator, Time Management, Tomcat, Troubleshoot, UNIX, NetBackup, Vista, Windows Server
ACTIVITIES & AWARDS Dean's List recipient ( ITT Tech and University of Phoenix) Honor Roll ( ITT Tech) Member of ISSA (Information Systems Security Association) Chairmen of the Technology Committee at Sunlake Baptist Church