To be the best that I can be, in that I will lead, challenge, and empower my peers and co-workers. I will accept challenges put in front of me and complete them with high expectations, accuracy while also accepting criticism when given all in order to achieve the best quality of service.
Patient and diligent
Proficient in Printers and PC Security systems
Exceptional telephone etiquette
Vast technical knowledge
Microsoft Office Outlook expert
DHCP/DNS Ethernet and Firewall proficient
I am currently a SASMO (Sustainment Automation Support Management Officer)for the Nebraska Army National Guard. The SASMO provides customer assistance for the Army's STAMIS systems, including software, hardware and technical support. I also play an essential role in distributing new STAMIS equipment to the field. I also maintain over several million dollars worth of equipment. I am the only SASMO in Western Nebraska, that is in a remote office 420 miles away from the main office, therefore I am responsible to maintain a huge area and travel frequently. On every review that I have been given, I am highly regarded for having responsibility for myself, my equipment and the ability to work without supervision as well as courtesy and strong interpersonal skills with all customer interactions.
I am also a Government Purchase Card Holder. As a United States of America Purchase Card holder you are scrutinized with how you handle your business. I have built and maintained successful relationships with service providers, dealers and contractors.
As owner, operator and sole employee, I did sales, bidding, and ordering for the company. I have completed projects consisting of residential and commercial aspects. I have bid, sold and installed video products such as plasma, projectors, LCD's, and conventional televisions. I bid, sold and installed audio products, such as premium "audiophile" systems, commercial sound systems, and the typical home theater system. I have installed complete phone system, paging systems, network wiring, computer systems, complete with routers, switches and fiber. phone system, paging systems, network wiring, computer systems, complete with routers, switches and fiber.
While deployed to Balad, Iraq with the 734th Transportation Battalion, I worked as the Assistant NCOIC of the BN S6 shop. I oversaw 4 subordinates, completed several very large projects and maintained a positive course of professionalism, duty, honor and positive attitude to the highest standard. I directly planned, over saw and implemented a major fiber installation, completely moved our communications closet to consist of rewiring the entire building (157 drops), implemented and installed new physical security devices, rewired the audio/visual systems to include, new projectors, sound systems. I also went through a complete phase of exchanging old computers with new (consisting of total wipes of old operating systems and moving every persons profile, with a 100% success rate). Installed a complete new phone systems, copper and VOIP. Saw a complete project of ordering High Frequency Radios from concept through delivery and installation. Trained new employees and explained protocols clearly and efficiently.
Provided profit driven management and lead sales initiatives for this electronics store with annual revenue of $2.5 million.Managed all wireless sales and department employees. Utilize strategic communication and presentation skills to ensure customer satisfaction and substantially increase product sales. Optimize Custom Home Theater sales by designing systems, presenting options, negotiating agreements, and overseeing installation of equipment for individual and commercial accounts. Provide positive training, supervision, and coaching to employees. Managed inventory and assisted in selection of new products for buyers. Developed and maintained positive relationships to ensure customer satisfaction.
Started school in Criminal Justice and then moved to Information Technology. Took several years off for financial reasons.
Continuing my education in 2013 order to get my degree.
Continuing education in Information Technology
Coursework in Software Computing, Networks and Databases.
Sub-courseworkin HTML, Java and DOS.
Worked on my basics for a degree in Technical Management.
Coursework in Business and Communications
Information Assurance Security Officer / Information Management Officer / Combat Service Support Automation Management Officer /Senior Logistics NCO / Senior Communications Section Leader / Automations Supervisor / Senior Administrative NCO / Battalion Drivers Training NCO
Human Resource Affairs and Team Leadership
•Army Commendation Medal (2)
•Army Achievement Medal
•Army Good Conduct Medal
•Nebraska National Guard Commendation Medal
•Nebraska Army National Guard Individual Achievement Medal ( 4 )
•U.S. Army Excellence in Competition Badge (Pistol)
Knights of Columbus - Member
Enlisted Association National Guard United States - Member
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