Authorized to work in the US for any employer

CONTACT | PORTFOLIO

WORK EXPERIENCE

  Multi-State Consortium Project Manager

Missouri Department of Labor & Industrial Relations –   Jefferson City, MO
April 2018 to Current

Responsible for the management of a multi-state consortium consisting of 6 states and managing multiple projects within the consortium. Develop project plans for multiple projects, develop and post a request for proposal, organize team to select vendor, and manage multiple vendors on the projects. Work directly with state executive leadership in 6 states as well as contract and state technology experts.

  Enterprise Architect

Missouri Employers Mutual –   Columbia, MO
April 2013 to January 2017

Responsible for the growth of the enterprise architecture (EA) program. Developed capability models and roadmaps for strategic efforts. Led development of architecture solutions for the organization. Led the analysis, documentation, and implementation of the enterprise governance model including executive approval of EA and domain principles, policies, and corporate committee charters. Implemented the framework and toolset to drive the EA effort.

  Senior Software Developer

Missouri Employers Mutual –   Columbia, MO
October 2012 to April 2013

Developed application using N-Layer methods to pull applicant information from system databases to deliver pre-filled PDF document for agents using an ACORD standardized form, C#, and iText. Developed an application for our automated test engineers to pull Excel spreadsheet data and transform it into a UML model, and vice versa, using Excel, C#, Sparx EA and Sparx MDG technology.

  Programmer Analyst

ABC Laboratories –   Columbia, MO
April 2008 to October 2012

Created and implemented a best practice, process, and coding standards strategy. Implemented architecture process and modeling standard. Implemented source-control solution using TFS. Full-stack development of web application for Accounts Receivable team to manage project account billing. The A/R team found nearly $3 million in uncollected revenues shortly after deployment of the application.

  CIT II

ITSD – State of Missouri –   Fulton, MO
September 1999 to April 2008

Managed and lead the .NET Development Team. Engineered the campus wide Ethernet network project to migrate from Token Ring “Type-1” to CAT 5 network by designing, configuring, and implementing 19 closets and 50+ switches.

  Network Administrator

Jefferson Bank of Missouri –   Jefferson City, MO
February 1998 to September 1999

Oversaw and maintained the company network, servers, printers, and systems over multiple locations.

EDUCATION

  Master’s in Education

University of Missouri-Columbia – Columbia, MO

August 2005 to May 2007

  BS in Computer Science

Columbia College – Columbia, MO

September 1992 to May 1997

SKILLS

  Apple (30+ years)

  Microsoft Office (20+ years)
  Windows (30+ years)

  UML (15+ years)
  C# (10+ years)
  ASP.NET (10+ years)
  Team Foundation Server (TFS) (4 years)
  Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) (2 years)
  HTML (10+ years)
  Software Development (10+ years)
  Team Leader (10+ years)
  Object Oriented Programming (OOP) (10+ years)
  Object Oriented Analysis & Design (OOA&D) (10+ years)
  Technical Writing (10+ years)

  SQL (10+ years)

  ArchiMate (4 years)
  TOGAF (4 years)

  Enterprise Architecture (9 years)
  Project Management (8 years)
  Business Analysis (8 years)
  Business Architecture (3 years)
  Requirements Gathering (10+ years)
  Requirements Management (10+ years)
  Agile (8 years)

  Wordpress Administration (10 years)

  JIRA Adminstration (5 years)
  Confluence Administration (3 years)

   Sparx EA (10+ years)

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Leadership Training, Applied Business Architecture, Requirements Management Techniques, Business Analysis, ITIL, UML, C# .NET, Microsoft SQL, Team Foundation Server, JIRA, Confluence, Sparx EA, Project Management

CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES

Project Management Professional

PMI Certified Project Management Professional (PMP ) – June 2020 – PMP# 2768900

TOGAF 9.1

TOGAF 9 Foundation – June 2013 – Certificate# 74634
TOGAF 9 Certified – October 2014 – Certificate # 74634

ArchiMate 2.1

Archimate 2 Foundation – July 2015 – Certificate #2811
Archimate 2 Certified – December 2015 – Certificate #2811

LINKS

MILITARY SERVICE

United States Air Force

September 1985 to February 1990
Aircraft maintenance/crash recovery. Supported F-4G Wild Weasels, F-16’s, and transient aircraft.

Commendations: Air Force Achievement Medal

Missouri Army National Guard

February 2000 to February 2006
Aircraft/Helicopter Maintenance. Supported AH-64 Apache and OH-58 Kiowa helicopters, Whiteman AFB, MO

Commendations: Army Achievement Medal

GROUPS

Central Missouri Enterprise Architecture Group

October 2013 to 2017
Founder. Regional group of enterprise architects to ‘talk shop’.