Creative, professional, and detail-oriented technology and business professional that is well versed in emerging instructional technology applications and information systems. Through combined technical, business, and instructional qualifications I can deliver superior instructional and project task management. Exceptionally gifted in coordinating activities in the field of electronic data processing, web design, information systems, educational programs and system analysis. I am skilled in designing various technology learning materials and program plans. While working closely with administrators, I have trained team members on designs of quality technology instructional materials. Also, I have the technical expertise and business acumen necessary to translate business requirements and objectives into scalable, highly resilient and successful system solutions. I am effective at developing and implementing operational processes and systems while quickly grasping business priorities to identify optimal personnel and IT solutions.
Windows and Linux
Website and portal monitoring
Website and electronic marketing
Creative design layouts
Microsoft Office Suite
Risk mitigation techniques
Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Marketing plan development
Technology Applications & Web Design Instructor, 08/2011 to Current Harmony School of Fine Arts & Technology – Houston, TX.
Delivers training and support to students and staff on technology integration.
Assists with identifying, acquiring, and maintaining hardware, software, and network products.
Facilitated students' knowledge on design and problem solving skills through the use of computing fundamentals.
Ensured ongoing integration of technology into classroom curricula and strategies that will be fully integrated into schools.
Successfully modeled and applied classroom teaching methodology and curriculum models that promote active student learning through the integration of technology while addressing the varied learning needs of all students.
Composed and administered applicable technology-related evaluations on an ongoing basis and used the results to design and improve instruction.
Applied knowledge of digital learning competencies incorporating Internet research, graphics, animation, Web site mastering, and video technology.
Expert at day-to-day maintenance, troubleshooting, and installations on desktop and portable systems in the educational environment.
Experienced in all Windows operating systems and multiple online learning environments Participated in regional charter school professional development days to collaborate on curriculum and long-range planning.
Designed, assembled and maintained a PC computer-lab and basic network.
Administered NWEA computer-based assessments three times each year.
Organized and taught intensive courses for classes of 25 - 35 students.
Communicated objectives for all lessons, units and projects to students and their parents.
Instructed more 250 students through lectures, discussions, group activities and demonstrations.
Provided one-on-one attention to students, while maintaining overall focus on the entire group.
Developed program to work with students and increase interest in higher learning.
Installed software, modified and repaired hardware and resolved technical issues.
Provided base level IT support to non-technical personnel within the business.
IT Security Project Tracker/Research Assistant Intern, 05/2011 to 08/2011 Texas Southern University – Houston, TX.
Planned and scheduled project deliverables.
Directed daily operations of department, analyzing workflow, establishing priorities, developing standards and setting deadlines.
Evaluated the work of systems analysts, programmers, and other computer-related workers.
Worked directly with other research assistants to manage all IT Security projects are complete, current, and stored appropriately.
Developed computer information resources, providing for data security and control, strategic computing, and disaster recovery.
Monitored the development and implementation of new computerized systems and procedures.
Selected and recommended feasibility of development projects.
Ensured daily, weekly, and monthly back-ups were made and stored in a secured location to insure adequate precautions against routine problems through disaster planning.
Assisted in implementing a disaster recovery plan that was operational within 48 hours of the disaster.
Designed and maintained technical project documentation.
Assists in various IT Security Policies and Risk Assessment methods.
Consistently met deadlines and requirements for all production work orders.
Developed work-flow charts and diagrams to ensure production team compliance with client deadlines.
Recommended network security standards to management.
Trained junior members of IT team regarding network security and troubleshooting of data circuits.
Analyzed and investigated all incidents alongside functional management and security supervisors.
Monitored and evaluated unit performance on key security issues, recommending corrective action programs where appropriate.
Robotics Instructor, 11/2010 to 07/2011 American Robotics Academy – Houston, TX.
Facilitated students' knowledge in the design and problem solving skills through the use of gears, motors, wheels and axles, pulleys, and remote control devices.
Polished students basic understanding of "how things work" through hands-on activities that allowed the students to gain experience in Robotics.
Delivered positive team building, problem solving, and creativity using the LEGO Technic System within a fun interactive atmosphere.
Demonstrated the principles of simple and motorized machines through hands-on student activities.
Increased student learning in STEM and to inspire students to consider careers in the math and sciences.
Provide technical support for robotic systems.
Plan mobile robot paths and teach path plans to robots Designed robotic systems, such as automatic vehicle control, autonomous vehicles, advanced displays, and advanced sensing.
Investigated mechanical failures or unexpected maintenance problems.
Communicated with peers, colleagues, administrators and parents to meet and exceed teaching goals.
Employed a broad range of instructional techniques to retain student interest and maximize learning.
Encouraged students to persevere with challenging tasks.
Adapted teaching methods and materials to meet students' varying needs.
Recommended student promotion and retention.
Master of Science: Management Information Systems, 2013 Texas Southern University - Houston, TX
Bachelor of Business Administration: Marketing, 2010 Texas Southern University - Houston, Texas