Continuing Education:

  • Publications read 7/92 to present: books and manuals
  • Hadoop World 2011 10/11
  • Cloudera 2/11: Cloudera Hadoop Developer (Cloudera certified)
  • Cloudera 3/11: Cloudera Hadoop Administrator (Cloudera certified)
  • Hadoop World 2010 10/11
  • Plone Symposium East 2008 3/08: Plone
  • Internet2 Fall Member Meeting (presenter) 10/07: Shibboleth and Plone
  • Educause 6/07: Shibboleth
  • Educause 2/07: Enterprise Authentication
  • Oracle 3/01: Oracle Applications Instalation and Configuration
  • Oracle 9/00-12/00: Oracle Database Administration E-learning Fastrack
  • Advo 2/96: Introduction to Smalltalk
  • Sun Microsystems 1/96: Advanced JAVA Programming
  • Alexander Hamilton Institute 1/96: Microsoft NT Server
  • American Management Systems 1/96: Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Sun Microsystems 12/95: Basic JAVA Programming
  • American Management Systems 9/95: Object Oriented Technology Overview
  • Environmental Protection Agency 8/92: UNIX Systems Administration course
  • Environmental Systems Research Institute 4/92: GRID Users Course

The Pennsylvania State University:

August 1990 to May 1993
Master of Science: Geography
  • Academic experience focused on cartography, map symbolization and design theory, computer cartography, scientific visualization, FORTRAN and C programming, geographic information systems requirements analysis, digital image analysis, regional planning, and economic geography
  • Wrote Cartographic Symbolization and Design: ARC/INFO Methods thesis

Frostburg State University:

August 1988 to July 1990
Bachelor of Science: Geography, Summa Cum Laude
  • Academic experience focused on manual and computer cartography, aerial photograph interpretation, surveying, geographic information systems, geology, climatology, wetland delineation, and statistics