MS & PC DOS Basic Microsoft Office, Wordperfect
Windows 3.1 Pascal FrontPage, HTML, Dreamweaver
Windows NT, 2000 PL/1 Photoshop, Pagemaker, Corel Draw
Windows 95, 98 Fortran E-Mail, Internet, Publisher, Visio
Windows ME, XP Cobol Quicken, Quickbooks (Pro), Peachtree
Summary of Qualifications
Received several awards for the creation, development, and promotion of high-quality websites.
Ability to successfully train and instruct students both 1-on-1 and in groups.
Provide instruction on software applications ranging from accounting to web design, including proprietary to a wide variety of student ages and backgrounds.
Develop and write a variety of instructional material and aides.
As a "expert" on several Yahoo groups, I offer advice and answer specific questions on a number of computer, web design, and internet-related topics.
Created and run an internet-related club on Lycos Communities.
Taught keyboarding, ten-key, business writing and grammar, ethics, problem-solving, and career preparation.
Created a variety of print, web, and video-based training materials.
Possess a basic working knowledge of networking techniques and terminology.
Able to build and service computers.
Developed and conducted workshops and classes through Discover U, North Seattle Community College, the Kent Parks & Recreation Department, and the King County Library System.
Facilitated a small-business workshop at the Kent Chamber of Commerce.
Owned and operated a successful mail-order company and resume & interview preparation service.
Completed numerous instructional, sales, credit, and management training programs.
Was in-charge of hiring, supervising, and training customer service personnel.
Awarded a contract from Radio Shack for writing a computer programming manual at age 15.
As a young teen, I gave a computer lecture at the Bergenfield Public Library.
Received several awards for providing superior customer service and salesmanship.
Assisted in the writing and submission of grant proposals.
Was voted Employee of the Month.
Nominated for Employee of the Month 9 times over a 12 month period.
Professional Work Experience
Freelance Trainer / Web Designer 2000-Present
ITT Technical Institute Instructor 2002-2003
IBM / Catapult Software Trainer / Instructor 1999-Present
Self-employed Develop and offer workshops & courses 1987-Present
On-Track Computer Training Instructor / Consultant 1999
Business Computer Training Institute Office Automation Instructor 1998-1999
Renaissance Madison Hotel Market Analyst / Sales Assistant 1995-1996
Seattle University Assistant Dean's Assistant 1993-1995
Prudential Securities Financial Advisor 1990-1993
Fairleigh Dickinson University Graduate Teaching Asstant 1989-1990
Central Federal Savings Bank Assistant Manager 1987-1990
Fairleigh Dickinson University Undergraduate Teaching Asstant 1986-1987
National Community Bank Customer Service Representative 1985-1987
Gimbels Department Store Assistant Manager / Sales Associate 1983-1985
Additional training taken in:
Website design and planning
Database and Project Management
Fairleigh Dickinson University M.B.A. Finance 1990
Was graduated with high honors
Fairleigh Dickinson University B.A. Economics 1987
Was graduated Magna Cum Laude
Rutgers University 1983-1985
Extensive coursework in Economics, Finance, Law, Accounting, and Computer Science
2000-2001 member of the American Society for Training and Development
2000-2001 member of the Association of Internet Professionals
2000-2001 member of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals
1997-1998 member of the Kent Chamber of Commerce, having served on:
the Sales and Marketing Roundtable and
the Education Committee
1992-1993 member of the American Management Association
Listed in the 1992-1993 edition of "Who's Who in Finance and Industry"