President / Consultant / Programmer (October 2010 – Present)
Completely designed, coded, tested and implemented applications for several clients including a Purchase Order Management System (VB .NET and MS SQL), an Insurance Proposal Generation System (VB .NET and MS SQL) and an intranet Workflow Tracker (ASP / C# .NET with MS SQL). Debugged and added features to Petroleum Business Management product (C# .NET and MS SQL). Supported, debugged and enhanced miscellaneous windows applications, MS Access databases and SQL Server databases. Added queries and reporting to existing applications. Authored software contracts, gathered business requirements, and created software specifications. Created Drupal based website at www.AvieTech.com.
Business Analyst (March 2009 – February 2010)
Programmer Analyst (February 2006 – March 2009)
Programmed numerous EDI, database and utility applications. Helped manage, implement and support a paperless enterprise Transportation Management System (TMW Suite) including route planning and intelligent optimization, dispatching, inventory control, electronic proof of delivery, driver payroll, portable hand-held hardware, backend accounting system integration, driver messaging, asset tracking via GPS (Qualcomm), performance reporting for management, watchdog exception management system and real-time status reporting.
Insurers Administrative Corporation
Programmer Analyst III (September 1997 – February 2006)
Supported, debugged, tested and added features to a quoting software product (VB and VB .NET) for external insurance agents. Developed and managed an Executive Information System pulling legacy claim data into a SQL Database with an Access front end. Programmed several Visual Basic utility applications. Managed Print-on-Demand Project for the kitting department. Provided IAC management and outside clients with a wide variety of on demand health insurance claim, patient and provider reports. Designed beta company web site.
Gordon Food Service
Microsoft Access Application Programmer (June 1996 – December 1996)
Designed, enhanced and updated an MS Access database to store vendor reliability data. Various performance criteria were used to develop reports, which were sent to vendors to inform them of their ranking.
Grand Rapids Community College
Computer Applications Tutor and Lab Assistant (September 1994 – May 1995)
Maintained computers and printers. Performed hardware repairs. Tutored Community College students in Pascal, COBOL, Windows Applications (Word, WordPerfect, Excel, Access), BASIC, FORTRAN, C++, DOS, Adobe Photoshop, UNIX and other
PC and Mac Applications.
Arizona State University - Bachelor of Science, Computer Science (May 2003)
ORGANIZATIONS & CERTIFICATIONS
ITIL V3 Foundation Certification (January 2009)
Project Management Fundamentals Training (December 2009)
Association for Computing Machinery (Member since 2005)
Boy Scouts of America (Awarded the rank of Eagle Scout in 1992)
HARDWARE & SOFTWARE EXPERTISE
SQL Server, T-SQL, Visual Basic 6.0, VB .NET, C# .NET, ASP .NET, MS Access, HTML, CSS, mySQL
Hardware & O/S: PC DOS, Windows 95 through 7, Windows Mobile, Linux, Android
Software & CMS: MS Office, Drupal, TMW Suite, Qualcomm, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premier, EDI