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 ====== Gregg Berkholtz'​s résumé ====== ====== Gregg Berkholtz'​s résumé ======
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 The most current, and recent, edition of my résumé is always available on [[http://​gregg.berkholtz.net/​wiki/​resume|this page]]. The most current, and recent, edition of my résumé is always available on [[http://​gregg.berkholtz.net/​wiki/​resume|this page]].
  
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 ===== References & Recommendations ===== ===== References & Recommendations =====
 +==== LinkedIn ====
 +**Some letters are available via my [[http://​www.linkedin.com/​in/​erth64net|LinkedIn Profile]] (({{:​linkedinprofile-10jun2009.pdf|PDF Version}}))**,​ others are available by request. ​
 +
 +==== Highlights ====
 "...a highly qualified system administrator with a great deal of experience managing complex server infrastructures...received high marks from several of our clients..."​\\ ​ "...a highly qualified system administrator with a great deal of experience managing complex server infrastructures...received high marks from several of our clients..."​\\ ​
 // - Brian Jamison, CEO, OpenSourcery LLC (2009)// // - Brian Jamison, CEO, OpenSourcery LLC (2009)//
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 "​...His ability to adapt and learn makes him seem like he is never stuck on a problem..."​\\ ​ "​...His ability to adapt and learn makes him seem like he is never stuck on a problem..."​\\ ​
 // - Grant Koeneke, Sr. DBA/​Architect,​ Banfield Pet Hospitals (2006)// // - Grant Koeneke, Sr. DBA/​Architect,​ Banfield Pet Hospitals (2006)//
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-**Some letters available by request, others are available via my [[http://​www.linkedin.com/​in/​erth64net|account]] on {{:​linkedinprofile-10jun2009.pdf|LinkedIn}}** ​ 
  
 ====== Career ====== ====== Career ======
-===== Goals ===== +===== Background Summary ​===== 
-I am a time-proven quick learner seeking positions exploiting my professional traits as a polymathic ​systems ​administrator, ​with experience on dozens of computing platforms and hundreds of related services. I currently seek to position myself as a team-lead, where the introduction,​ or furthering, of departmental transparency enables a primary focus in information systems: +An experienced network and systems ​engineer ​with exposures spanning across both public ​and private sectors.
-  * Service virtualization +
-  * Performance optimizations +
-  * Design, mergers & migrations +
-  * VoIP, T1, and analog voice services +
-  * Service stability, and security assurances +
-  * Development and implementation of sound documentation and communication processes +
-  * Documentation standards; inventory, naming schemes, equipment labeling, configurations and builds, and monitoring/​on-call procedures +
-===== Overview ===== +
-Specializing in enterprise computing level support and solutions, since 1995 I've helped organizations streamline IT systems management, and lower overall operational costs. By primarily focusing in the realm of information systems design, mergers & migrations, system virtualization,​ VoIP and T1 voice services, performance optimizations,​ service stability, ​and security assurances. On operating system platforms ranging from Linux, Solaris, Apple Macintosh, Microsoft, Novell & SCO.+
  
-I've successfully introduced a culture of embracing changeswithin IT structureswhich has proven to enable rapid assimilation of new technologiesfacilitates stronger organizational communications, and strengthens an organization'​s competitive edge. +Professional portfolio includes GoogleMicrosoftAdobeNike, Sony, NWEA, The Yoshida Group, OIA, Northwest Information Services, RenTrak, and various Pacific Northwest city, tribal, and county government agencies.
-====== Experience & Skills Details ======+
  
 +==== Specialties ====
 +  * Two decades supporting software development,​ hardware development,​ and business operations
 +  * Very experienced with networking, data storage, and fault-tolerant 24x7 services
 +  * Highly skilled in Linux servers and Open Source Software
 +  * Experienced with high performance compute server farms and job queuing systems
 +  * Proven management and team leadership skills, in environments with multiple responsibilities
 +  * Improving efficiency while reducing costs, by leveraging systems automation and business process development
 +
 +==== Core Competencies ==== 
 +  * Infrastructure Assessments
 +  * Datacenter Design & Management
 +  * Systems Monitoring & Automation
 +  * Server & Service Virtualization
 +  * Performance Profiling
 +  * Managed Hosting
 +  * Technical Documentation
 +
 +===== Career Goals =====
 +Continue to successfully introduce cultures embracing kaizen principals; continuous processes improvement. Which enables an organization to rapidly assimilate new technologies,​ strengthen inter-departmental communications,​ and further hone a competitive edge.
 +
 +Past projects include enabling organizations to successfully:​
 +  * Design, merge & migrate systems
 +  * Ensure service stability, and strengthen data security
 +  * Integrate VoIP, T1, and analog voice services
 +  * Collaboratively design and implement IT related business processes
 +  * Design, document and automate tools and processes supporting equipment inventory, identification,​ configuration,​ automated-build/​deployment,​ monitoring, and business on-call goals.
 +
 +====== Experience & Skills Details ======
 ^  YEARS  ^  PRIMARY SKILLS & ABILITIES ​ ^ ^  YEARS  ^  PRIMARY SKILLS & ABILITIES ​ ^
 |  4  |Direct-report capacity of supervising junior-level employees| ​ |  4  |Direct-report capacity of supervising junior-level employees| ​
 |  5  |Use and administration of SUN 450's (employer) & UltraSPARC workstations (personal)| |  5  |Use and administration of SUN 450's (employer) & UltraSPARC workstations (personal)|
-|  ​ ​|Auditing security of information systems; developing business policies and processes; managing linux workstations| +|  ​12  ​|Auditing security of information systems; developing business policies and processes; managing linux workstations| 
-|  ​ |SAGE “Senior Systems Administrator” skill level; key personnel managing multiple IS/IT systems within multiple organizations;​ providing 24/7 on-call technical support to Asia, Europe & US offices (not just emergencies);​ use and administration of WiFi-based LAN & MAN technologies| +|  ​14  |SAGE “Senior Systems Administrator” skill level; key personnel managing multiple IS/IT systems within multiple organizations;​ providing 24/7 on-call technical support to Asia, Europe & US offices (not just emergencies);​ use and administration of WiFi-based LAN & MAN technologies| 
-|  ​10  ​|Managing T1, analog & VoIP/​SIP/​IAX2 telephony solutions (years with VoIP); domestic & international business travel| +|  ​15  ​|Managing T1, analog & VoIP/​SIP/​IAX2 telephony solutions (years with VoIP); domestic & international business travel| 
-|  ​10  ​|Engineering & managing virtual and cloud computing environments,​ including XEN, ZEN, OpenVZ and VMWare GSX, ESX, Server & Workstation| +|  ​16  ​|Engineering & managing virtual and cloud computing environments,​ including XEN, ZEN, OpenVZ and VMWare GSX, ESX, Server & Workstation| 
-|  ​10  ​|Systems design, construction,​ maintenance with workstation and network-level hardware & software; managing linux servers, routers & firewalls in production environments;​ ethernet & token-ring LAN, fiber-based MAN, T1 & DSL-based WANs| +|  ​17  ​|Systems design, construction,​ maintenance with workstation and network-level hardware & software; managing linux servers, routers & firewalls in production environments;​ ethernet & token-ring LAN, fiber-based MAN, T1 & DSL-based WANs| 
-|  ​15  |Use & administration of general PC (x86) & Apple Macintosh hardware. (up to eight processor cores)|+|  ​21  |Use & administration of general PC (x86) & Apple Macintosh hardware. (up to forty-eight processor cores)|
  
 ^  YEARS  ^  EXPOSURE AND EXPERIENCE LEVELS AS INDICATED BY YEAR-RANGE OF EXPERIENCE ​ ^ ^  YEARS  ^  EXPOSURE AND EXPERIENCE LEVELS AS INDICATED BY YEAR-RANGE OF EXPERIENCE ​ ^
-|  ​0- |Asset liquidations for closing and downsizing businesses ​+|  ​2- |Linux Terminal Server Project (LTSP) ​
-|  ​1- |Virtualization using XEN and ZENLinux Terminal Server Project (LTSP)Amazon EC2/AWS & RightScale ​+|  ​4- |ZimbraWebCalendarMozilla Calendar, Oracle RAC, WebLogic, Sybase, AoE NAS 
-|  ​3- |OpenVZ, Mac OS X (10.3-10.5), Asterisk VoIP, Linux (Ubuntu), ZimbraApple iCalWebCalendar,​ Mozilla Calendar, NeoOffice, wireless ​(WiMAX), BugzillasubversionOracle RACWebLogic, MS-SQLSybasepuppet (centralized configuration management) ​+|  ​6- |puppet (centralized configuration management),​ native IPv6 routing, BGP for IPv4 & IPv6 dual-stacked networks, DDoS mitigation, MS-SQL, XEN and ZEN, Amazon EC2/AWS, SAS SAN, Mac OS X (10.3-10.9), wireless ​(WiMAX), BugzillasubversionFiberChannel SAN((4Gb & 8Gb)), SCO OpenServer 5GroupWiseBorderManagerZENWorks, MS AccessProgressInformix ​
-|  ​6- ​|Blade servers ​& SANs; Telephony (VoIP, SIP/IAX2, Asterisk), Wiki (Twiki, MoinMoin), ​SCO OpenServer ​5, GroupWiseBorderManagerZENWorksMS AccessProgress, Informix ​+|  ​8-11  |Apple iCal, NeoOffice, OpenVZ, ​Blade servers((IBM BladeCenter H and E chassis)), ​Telephony (VoIP, SIP/IAX2, Asterisk), Wiki (Twiki, MoinMoin, DokuWiki), NetWare 3.x-5.xSolaris 8-10 (Intel & Sparc)ZimbraOpenLDAPNovell'​s NDS/​eDirectoryOffice 97 & 2000 
- 9-12  ​|Linux (Debian, RedHat, ​Suse & Slackware), MAC OS 7 & 8.5, Windows 2000/XP, NetWare 3.x-5.x, Solaris 8-10 (Intel & Sparc), djbdns, BIND, Apache, IIS, Snort IDS, logcheck, tripwire, OpenSSH, OpenOffice.org,​ AntiVirus (TrendMicro,​ Mcafee, Inoculan), Nessus, nmap, Backup (rsync, Veritas, NovaStor), Exim, Sendmail, Cyrus IMAP/​POP3, ​Zimbra, OpenLDAP, Novell'​s NDS/​eDirectory ​MySQL, PostgreSQL, XMPP/Jabber, Office 97 & 2000, SSL, S/MIME, PGP, Squid Proxy, Ethereal, VMWare, wireless (WiFi), Nagios, Smokeping, MRTG/SNMP, RequestTracker,​ mailing lists (MailMan & home-grown)Samba/SMBIP QoS; LAN & WAN IPX & IP tunneling (IPSec & IPX-tunnel) and routing (RIP, BGP, OSPF); mesh, PtP & star topology VPNs (IPSec GRE/IKE & BorderManager),​ MySQL, PostgreSQL | +11-15  |Linux (Ubuntu), ​Linux (Debian, RedHat, ​SUSE & Slackware), MAC OS 7 & 8.5, Windows 2000/XP, djbdns, BIND, Apache, IIS, Snort IDS, logcheck, tripwire, OpenSSH, OpenOffice.org,​ AntiVirus (TrendMicro,​ Mcafee, Inoculan), Nessus, nmap, Backup (rsync, Veritas, NovaStor), Exim, Sendmail, Cyrus IMAP/POP3, MySQL, PostgreSQL, XMPP/​Jabber,​ SSL, S/MIME, PGP, Squid Proxy, Ethereal, VMWare, wireless (WiFi), Nagios, Smokeping, MRTG/SNMP, RequestTracker,​ mailing lists (MailMan & home-grown)Samba/SMBIP QoS, IPv4 routing (RIP, BGP, OSPF); mesh, PtP & star topology VPNs (IPSec GRE/IKE & BorderManager), IPv6 Tunneling, MySQL, PostgreSQL, LAN & WAN IPX & IP tunneling (IPSec & IPX-tunnel),​ NetWare/​NCP,​ DOS 6.22/7, Windows 3.11/​95/​NT4,​ WaveLAN in switched & routed networks, ISDN, ARCServe, Adtran, & 3Com equipment, Tadiran Coral 1 & 3 PBX 
-|  ​13+  |LAN, MAN, WAN environments. DHCP (ISC, Cisco, Novell), NetWare/NCP, NAT, IP firewallingperl, Unix shell (BASH, sh, ksh), awk, sed, PHP, C, C++, SQL, HTML, JavaScript, DOS 6.22/7, Windows 3.11/95/NT4, Linux (Debian & Slackware)wired & wireless ethernet ​& WaveLAN in switched & routed networks; ​T1, Frame Relay (PtP & PtMP), ​ISDN, & DSL hardware. ARCServe; Cisco, ​HP, Adtran, & 3Com equipment; ​data-center rack-mount environments; Tadiran Coral 1 & 3|+|  ​15+  |LAN, MAN, WAN environments. DHCP (ISC, Cisco, Novell), NAT, IP firewallingperl, Unix shell (BASH, sh, ksh), awk, sed, PHP, C, C++, SQL, HTML, JavaScript, Linux (Debian & Slackware)wired & wireless ethernetT1, Frame Relay (PtP & PtMP), ​DSL (consumer)Cisco & HP networking equipment, data-center rack-mount environments|
  
 ====== Employment History ====== ====== Employment History ======
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 **Portland, OR. January 1995 to Present** **Portland, OR. January 1995 to Present**
  
-Specializing in systems ​configurationdesignconstruction, integration ​and operating system migrationas well as IT training ​& administration.+Specializing in systems ​automationvirtualizationdocumentation, integration,​ training ​and design.
  
-Current and past clients include ​//all// previous employers ​(Parkrose ​School District in the late 90'sThe Yoshida ​Group since Sept 2006 & both Omnimedix Institute and OpenSourcery in 2009)local IT & Telecommunications consulting firms (somesince July 2000), local accountants,​ construction contractors,​ legal/law professionals,​ creative design firms, a ~500-employee ​non-profit ​organization,​ and various regional small businesses. ​International clients include hundreds of small businesses and independents.+==== TOCICI'​s Client Portfolio ==== 
 +  - //All// previous ​W2 employersParkrose, Yoshida, ​Omnimedix & Opensourcery. 
 +  - Local IT & Telecommunications consulting firms (some since July 2000)
 +  ​Various ​non-profit ​organizations ranging from 75 to over 500 employees 
 +  - International clients include hundreds of small businesses and individuals. 
 +  - Local small businesses: tax and accounting professionals,​ medical clinics, attorneys, judges/​mediators,​ construction & remodeling contractors,​ creative design firms, publishing houses, real-estate agents, homeowners associations,​ retail stores.
  
-Responsibilities include hosting, monitoring and management services for hundreds of physical and virtualized ​customer ​assets ​located within two domestic datacenters;​ for clients worldwideServices include authoritative DNS hosting & registrar services, email, website, VoIP, VPN, and chat/​IM ​hosting, as well as comprehensive ​systems monitoring ​and on-call/​remote-hands systems administration services.+=== Contracts === 
 +Spanning ​hundreds of physical and virtualized ​TOCICI owned and managed ​assets. ​Providing ​hosting, monitoring & management of: 
 +  - Authoritative DNS & registrar services
 +  - Equipment colocation and management. 
 +  - Email, website, VoIP, VPN, and virtual private server (VPS) hosting: www.buildyourvps.com 
 +  - Comprehensive ​systems monitoring: www.isysmon.com 
 +  - On-call/​remote-hands systems administration services: www.profoss.com
  
-TOCICI'​s current (June 1st, 2010) service offerings include Professional Support for Free & OpenSource Software through www.profoss.comcomprehensive Information Systems Monitoring & Support through www.iSysMon.comVirtual Private Server hosting via www.BuildYourVPS.com, and datacenter colocation with multi-homed cross-connect services through www.tocici.com. With exception only to client-provided collocated serversall hosting services are provided through TOCICI-owned assets.+==== Major Strengths ==== 
 +  - Develops departmental cultures conducive to automated systems management. 
 +  - Presents solid business cases justifying systems automation objectives as worthwhile and beneficial. 
 +  - Establishes actionable project requirementsand maintains scope. 
 +  - Inherent aptitude for quickly assessingdocumenting and supporting complex environments. 
 +  - Strong communications skills within software engineering,​ systems engineering, and business operations teams. 
 +  ​Interprets technical project requirements into human-approachable needs assessments. 
 +  ​Actively integrates documentationautomation, version control, release management and agile workflow methodologies
  
 ===== Systems Administrator,​ OpenSourcery LLC ===== ===== Systems Administrator,​ OpenSourcery LLC =====
 **Portland, OR. Sept 2008 to June 2009** **Portland, OR. Sept 2008 to June 2009**
  
-//SAGE Level, Senior//. Managed internal and customer-owned infrastructure that serviced all organizational IT support needs, and a very diverse customer-base. Systems included firewalls, routers, switches, servers, desktops, and supporting services spread across 11 Linux systems (8 internal, 3 customer-owned),​ 2 Windows and 3 Asterisk phone systems under a business-hours availability plan. Primary accomplishments included:+**//SAGE Level, Senior//**. Managed internal and customer-owned infrastructure that serviced all organizational IT support needs, and a very diverse customer-base. Systems included firewalls, routers, switches, servers, desktops, and supporting services spread across 11 Linux systems (8 internal, 3 customer-owned),​ 2 Windows and 3 Asterisk phone systems under a business-hours availability plan. Primary accomplishments included:
   * Built & secured thin-terminal (LTSP) systems for K-12 (high school) and private-business environments,​ with between 20-60 active users.   * Built & secured thin-terminal (LTSP) systems for K-12 (high school) and private-business environments,​ with between 20-60 active users.
   * Built and managed Asterisk VoIP PBX systems that combined Analog/​POTS,​ T1 and SIP/IAX2 circuits, including multiple successful migrations to 100% VoIP.   * Built and managed Asterisk VoIP PBX systems that combined Analog/​POTS,​ T1 and SIP/IAX2 circuits, including multiple successful migrations to 100% VoIP.
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 **Portland, OR. Oct 2006 to Sept 2008** **Portland, OR. Oct 2006 to Sept 2008**
  
-//SAGE Level, Senior//. Responsible for all organizational IT support needs; management of entire infrastructure (firewalls, routers, switches, servers, desktops, & their services). Responsible for over 30 production servers (80% in colocation) under a 24/7/365 99.9% availability plan: 23 Linux, 5 Windows, 2 Mac OS 10.5 & an Asterisk phone system. Primary accomplishments include:+**//SAGE Level, Senior//**. Responsible for all organizational IT support needs; management of entire infrastructure (firewalls, routers, switches, servers, desktops, & their services). Responsible for over 30 production servers (80% in colocation) under a 24/7/365 99.9% availability plan: 23 Linux, 5 Windows, 2 Mac OS 10.5 & an Asterisk phone system. Primary accomplishments include:
   * Designed two, 50-node, hot/hot datacenters to meet 99.999% service availability needs.   * Designed two, 50-node, hot/hot datacenters to meet 99.999% service availability needs.
   * Significantly improved personal skills with Mac OS X, though daily management of OS X desktops and servers   * Significantly improved personal skills with Mac OS X, though daily management of OS X desktops and servers
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 **Portland, OR. June 1999 to Sept 2006** **Portland, OR. June 1999 to Sept 2006**
  
-//SAGE Level: Senior// ​(since October of 2001). Responsible for over 70 production servers (95% were in colocation or remote offices): 4 SCO, 54 Linux, 10 NetWare, 1 Solaris, 3 Windows servers, & 2 Tadiran phone systems, across 4 international,​ and 9 domestic (4 metro) offices, which were supported 24/7 under a 99.9% availability plan. Primary accomplishments included:+**//SAGE Level: Senior//since October of 2001**: Responsible for over 70 production servers (95% were in colocation or remote offices): 4 SCO, 54 Linux, 10 NetWare, 1 Solaris, 3 Windows servers, & 2 Tadiran phone systems, across 4 international,​ and 9 domestic (4 metro) offices, which were supported 24/7 under a 99.9% availability plan. Primary accomplishments included:
  
     * Developed, audited & implemented IT security policies     * Developed, audited & implemented IT security policies
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     * Migrated company from GroupWise to Cyrus IMAP, from private T1s to a mesh VPN, & from NetWare to Samba/SMB file servers. Designed & implemented anti-spam system, system-wide centralized backup, & ZENWorks environment. ​     * Migrated company from GroupWise to Cyrus IMAP, from private T1s to a mesh VPN, & from NetWare to Samba/SMB file servers. Designed & implemented anti-spam system, system-wide centralized backup, & ZENWorks environment. ​
  
-June 1999 to October 2001: Team administration (the Senior System Administrator and myself) of systems in 7 domestic (2 metro) and 2 international offices: 3 SCO, 3 Linux, 1 Solaris, 17 NetWare servers, a GroupWise system & a Tadiran phone system. As the sole backup to the senior systems administrator,​ I often shadowed his duties, and was also primarily responsible for:+**//SAGE Level: Intermediate//, ​June 1999 to October 2001**: Team administration (the Senior System Administrator and myself) of systems in 7 domestic (2 metro) and 2 international offices: 3 SCO, 3 Linux, 1 Solaris, 17 NetWare servers, a GroupWise system & a Tadiran phone system. As the sole backup to the senior systems administrator,​ I often shadowed his duties, and was also primarily responsible for:
  
     * Established & implemented software/​hardware inventories     * Established & implemented software/​hardware inventories
     * DNS & email services for 12 domains, webmastering 5 websites     * DNS & email services for 12 domains, webmastering 5 websites
-    * Developed & implemted ​a standardized desktop environment using ZENWorks +    * Developed & implemented ​a standardized desktop environment using ZENWorks 
-    * Workday helpdesk support for Windows NT4/2000/XP in a NetWare environment,​ 24/7 on-call 3rd -tier support ​+    * Workday helpdesk support for Windows NT4/2000/XP in a NetWare environment,​ 24/7 on-call 3rd -tier support 
 + 
 +===== District Computer/​PBX Technician, Parkrose School District ===== 
 +**Portland, OR. February 1996 to June 1999** 
 + 
 +**//SAGE Level: Junior//, September 1997 to June 1999**. Primarily responsible for development & maintenance of NetWare 4.11 network for the school district, while providing computer support & repair for approximately 300 workstations that serviced just above 2,000 users (students, classified and certified/​teaching staff). 
 +  * Repaired & upgraded software & hardware. 
 +  * Developed complete NAL/​ZENWorks implementation. 
 +  * Managed information services interns from June 1997 onwards. 
 +  * Trained certified and classified school district staff on use of applications & computing technologies. 
 +  * Webmaster & district database go-to person. 
 +  * Assisted in management of Tadiran Coral 1 & Coral 3 phone systems. 
 +  
 +**//SAGE Level: Novice//, prior to August 1997**. Primary responsibilities were limited to supporting only the High School'​s NetWare 4.11 network for staff & students, (approximately 1500 users & 200 workstations) & developing what we later deployed as a district-wide Novell NAL/​ZENWorks implementation. 
 + 
 +===== Exhibit Technician, Oregon Museum of Science & Industry (OMSI) ===== 
 +**Portland, OR. June 1992 to June 1996**  
 + 
 +Silly people would break exhibits, I'd fix them (with a smile). Scope of work included wielding a soldering iron and small-parts tools, ​ while leveraging low-level diagnostic equipment such as multimeters,​ frequency generators, sound processors, and oscilloscopes. 
 + 
 +====== Community & Professional Affiliations ======
 ===== Lecturer/​Teacher,​ Portland & Mount Hood Community Colleges (PCC & MHCC) ===== ===== Lecturer/​Teacher,​ Portland & Mount Hood Community Colleges (PCC & MHCC) =====
 **Portland, OR. November 1999 to current ** **Portland, OR. November 1999 to current **
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   * 2004: Systems monitoring; using Nagios & Smokeping to improve services   * 2004: Systems monitoring; using Nagios & Smokeping to improve services
   * 1999: VMWare technology; getting Linux & Windows to co-exist   * 1999: VMWare technology; getting Linux & Windows to co-exist
-===== District Computer/​PBX Technician, Parkrose School District ===== 
-**Portland, OR. February 1996 to June 1999** 
  
-//SAGE Level: Junior//. Primarily responsible for development & maintenance of NetWare 4.11 network for the school district, provided computer support & repair for approximately 300 workstations that serviced just above 2,000 users (students, administrative and certified/​teaching staff). Repaired & upgraded software & hardware. Developed complete NAL/​ZENWorks implementation. Managed information services interns from June 1997 onwards. Trained certified and administrative school district staff on use of applications & computing technologies. Webmaster & district database go-to person. Assisted in management of Tadiran Coral 1 & Coral 3 phone systems. Prior to August 1997 primary responsibilities were limited to supporting only the High School'​s NetWare 4.11 network for staff & students, (approximately 1500 users & 200 workstations) & developing the district-wide Novell NAL/​ZENWorks implementation. 
-===== Exhibit Technician, Oregon Museum of Science & Industry (OMSI) ===== 
-**Portland, OR. June 1992 to June 1996** ​ 
- 
-Silly people would break exhibits, I'd fix them (with a smile). 
- 
-====== Educational History ====== 
-===== City University, Vancouver WA ===== 
-2005-2006 Bachelor of Science 
-  * Computer Systems Networking & Telecommunications. 
-  * Degree not yet completed. 
-===== Mount Hood Community College, Gresham OR ===== 
-1997-2005 Associate of Arts 
-  * Computer Applications Specialist (part time student). 
-  * Transferred credits to City University before acquiring degree. 
-===== Clark County Vocational Skills Center, Vancouver WA ===== 
-1995-1997 
-  * Two-year Electro-Digital Technologies program. 
-  * Hewlett Packard Total Quality Commitment training. 
- 
-====== Certifications ====== 
-  * SAIR GNU/LINUX LCP 
-  * August 2000 Cisco CCNA, July 2001 
-  * Certified NetWare Administrator (CNA) 4.x, April 1997 
- 
-====== Professional Affiliations ====== 
 ===== PANUG (www.panug.org) ===== ===== PANUG (www.panug.org) =====
 1999 - 2008 1999 - 2008
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 2004 - present 2004 - present
   * SAGE is a USENIX special interest group for systems administrators.   * SAGE is a USENIX special interest group for systems administrators.
 +
 +====== Education and Certifications ======
 +  * SAIR GNU/LINUX LCP
 +  * August 2000 Cisco CCNA, July 2001
 +  * Certified NetWare Administrator (CNA) 4.x, April 1997
 +
 +===== City University, Vancouver WA =====
 +2005-2006 **Studied**:​ 110 credit hours((includes credit hours transferred from Mount Hood Community College)) completed towards Bachelor of Science in Computer Systems Networking & Telecommunications
 +  * Withdrew to focus on career, and development of speciality skills.
 +===== Mount Hood Community College, Gresham OR =====
 +1997-2005 **Studied**:​ Associate of Arts in Computer Applications Specialist Program
 +  * Transferred credit hours into City University.
 +===== Clark County Vocational Skills Center, Vancouver WA =====
 +1995-1997
 +  * **Certificate of Completion**:​ Electro-Digital Technologies,​ two year program
 +  * Hewlett Packard Total Quality Commissioning (TQC) training.
 +
 ====== Personal Interests & Hobbies ====== ====== Personal Interests & Hobbies ======
   * Group & Solo Randonneuring (long distance cycling) Within Oregon & Washington (since November 2007)   * Group & Solo Randonneuring (long distance cycling) Within Oregon & Washington (since November 2007)
   * Argentine Tango Dancing (2-10 hours/week) Within three states and seven countries (since July 2003)   * Argentine Tango Dancing (2-10 hours/week) Within three states and seven countries (since July 2003)
-  * Mechanical & Electrical Engineering (since 1990), personal equipment includes CNC, lathe, etc..+  * Mechanical & Electrical Engineering (since 1990), personal ​shop equipment includes ​metalworking ​CNC, lathe, MIG & plasma, 3D printer, etc. 
-  * Homeowner ​landlord (two rental units & local coordination responsibility ​of another eight rental ​units) ​Portland, OR (since ​July 2002)+  * Rental property owner manager since 2005, number ​of owned/​managed ​units varies from two (2to eight (8), dependent upon ongoing market trends.  
 +  * Homeowner ​since 2002
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