Bio

I am currently a field appraiser for the Llano County (Texas) Appraisal District. My side hustle is managing llanoamericanlegion.org and kellysquiltstudio.com. I have also worked briefly for Home Depot, Lowe’s, and Buttery Company.

Below is a summary of my professional experience. Full resume is available upon request.

EXPERIENCE

MORAINE VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Palos Hills, IL
Director, Web & Multimedia Services
January 2007 to June 2015

ROSALIND FRANKLIN UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE, North Chicago, IL
Director, Information Technology Department
April 2000 to February 2006

NAVAL TRAINING CENTER, Great Lakes, IL
Instructor, Curriculum Manager and Course Supervisor for the Information Systems Technician School
January 1998 to November 2000)

COMMANDER FLEET AIR KEFLAVIK, U.S. NAVY, Keflavik, Iceland
Staff Communicator (Communications Department Manager)
May 1996 to January 1998

NAVAL COMPUTER & TELECOMMUNICATIONS STATION, Keflavik, Iceland
Classified Communications Material Manager, Communications Center Supervisor
October 1992 to May 1996

NAVAL SUBMARINE SCHOOL, Groton, CT
Senior Instructor, Course Manager
September 1989 to October 1992

COMMANDER, SUBMARINE GROUP FIVE, San Diego, CA
Communications Center Supervisor
February 1986 to September 1989

USS BOSTON SSN 703, Groton, CT
Cryptographic Equipment Technician, Communications Center Supervisor
February 1985 to February 1986

USS DANIEL WEBSTER SSBN 626, Groton, CT
Cryptographic Equipment Technician, Communications Center Supervisor
November 1982 to February 1985

NAVAL EDUCATION & TRAINING COMMAND, Mare Island, CA, Groton, CT, San Diego, CA, and Great Lakes, IL
Student
September 1980 to November 1982

EDUCATION

MA, Training and Development, Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL
BS, Workforce Education & Development, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
AA, College of Lake County, Grayslake, IL

CERTIFICATES

Texas Field Appraiser
ITIL v3 Foundation
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) + Security
Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) + Security
CompTIA Security+
U.S. Navy Master Training Specialist
U.S. Navy Total Quality Leadership (TQL) Trainer

TRAINING

Fundamentals of Total Quality Leadership (Train the Trainer)
Team Skills and Concepts (Train the Trainer)
Methods for Managing Quality (Train the Trainer)
Instructor Training and Development (Instructional Methods)
Tasked Based Curriculum Development
Navy Leader Development Program for Chief Petty Officers
Leadership and Management Education and Training for Leading Petty Officers
Communications Security Material System Custodian
Submarine Force Quality Assurance Inspector
International Morse Code Operator
KY-58 Operator/Maintainer Course
KY-8 Technician Maintenance Course
KWR-37 Technician Maintenance Course
KW-7 Technician Maintenance Course
KL-51 Technician Maintenance Course
KL-47 Technician Maintenance Course
Submarine Satellite Information Exchange Subsystem Combined Maintenance Course
Submarine Electronics Technical Training
Basic Electricity And Electronics
Basic Enlisted Submarine School
Radioman, Class A
Basic Military Training

AWARDS

Navy Commendation Medal
Navy Achievement Medal (four awards)
Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation (two awards)
Navy “E” Ribbon (2 awards)
Good Conduct Medal (five awards)
Navy Expeditionary Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Sea Service Deployment Ribbon (2 awards)
Navy & Marine Corps Overseas Service Ribbon (five awards)
Communications Green “C”
Submarine Warfare Badge
Deterrent Patrol Pin (three stars)