drive your company in achieving the highest level of security and compliance by
efficiently using your current
security tool set and suggesting new tools to
streamline and protect essential daily business functions that allow your
organization to grow. I am
willing to relocate if necessary at my own expense.
Master of Arts:Management2016University of Redlands, Redlands, CA
MBA2015University of Redlands, Redlands, CAEmphasis in MIS
Bachelor of Science:Computer Information Systems2005Park University, Parkville, MO
LAN/WAN: Solarwinds, Windows Server 2000-2008, Active
Directory, Microsoft Exchange, Tier 1-2 Helpdesk, Server, and Network Support, DHCP,
TCP/IP, Cisco Routers/Switches/Call Manager, VMware
Strengths: PCI, SOX, Log Review, Digital Forensics, Configuration Management,
Project Management, Firewall Review, Change Management/Compliancy, Cyber
Security Compliance, System Administrator, Networking Communications, Scalable
Network Operations, Superb Troubleshooter, Business Analyst
Big 5 Sporting GoodsRiverside, CAIT Security Analyst04/2014 to Current
security reviews for over 300 corporate workstations and servers, 2000 store
devices, 2 IBM iSeries partitions, 3 corporate and 5 store firewalls, and over 40
iPads ensuring compliance standards and system hardening measures
Developed security incident response plan allowing for timely and efficient completion of 5 investigations
Suggested, implemented, and led security projects for McAfee ePO upgrade, McAfee TIE/ATD, Carbon Black,
and EnCase (Completed 4 digital forensic investigation tests and trainings) ensuring on time completion
Assisted in SOX and PCI audits ensuring timely compliance
to achieve ROC (Report on Compliance) for $1 billion dollar company
Recommended configuration management guidelines to improve system hardening of images reducing vulnerability gap from 3 months to zero
Increased knowledge of current and new security tools by attending industry specific conferences and trainings
Jacobs ASGCamp Pendleton, CATeam Lead/Network Administrator II 11/2012 to 04/2014
Effectively managed 13 employees located at various Marine Corps Base locations in CA and AZ handling all issues between the Marines and DoD along with monitoring and evaluation employee work performance to ensure 100% compliance with contract obligations
for troubleshooting, administering, Solarwinds map development, and network
diagram creation for over 80 network devices
security and compliance procedures for over 300 workstations.
a score of 88% on CCRI (Commander's Cyber Readiness Inspection) as the SIPR
Rockwell Collins US Marine Corps IMEFAfghanistanHelpdesk Specialist/Lead/VTC Tech-Coordinator05/2010 to 06/2011
As VTC coordinator scheduled, conducted, and
performed technical support for minimum of 5 daily meetings.
Front Desk Team Lead for team of 10
personnel ensuring 100% first contact resolution and facilitating all follow up work.
Effectively supported 3 different networks of
over 10,000 users and several thousand PCs.
SchoolsFirst Federal Credit UnionTustin, CANetwork Admin I/Helpdesk Specialist II (also worked here from Nov 2011 to Apr 2012)10/2005 to 05/2010
Maintained 90% or higher patch compliance on over 1200 systems using IBM Bigfix and WSUS
Developed McAfee VSE software package to manage 1200 workstations through McAfee ePO
Established rapport with various areas of the credit union, senior level managers and executives to be the preferred Helpdesk Specialist to resolve complex and high priority issues.
Opened 4 new branches as Helpdesk lead meeting opening date deadline
Upgraded routers in 30 ATMs by converting them from ISDN to wireless.
Wrote minimum of 1 SOP each month over span of 5 years to streamline install, configuration, and troubleshooting efforts
US Marine CorpsCamp Pendleton, CASmall Computer Systems Specialist (Rank-Corporal (E-4) Honorable Discharge)11/2001 to 11/2005
Assisted in leading platoon of junior Marines performing periodic reviews, room and uniform inspections, along with daily network operations center support
Ensured security of secret documents and equipment worth millions of dollars
Assisted and supervised end of day security procedures for all secret areas ensuring all equipment and documents were accounted for
Lead help desk/network liaison for 101st Army Airborne and Marine Corps during operation Iraqi freedom
Implemented and supervised the re-imaging of over 800 computers using Symantec Ghost Cast Server.
Working to attain EnCE certification from Guidance Software in Digital Forensics