Experience: 16 years teaching Comprehensive Technology Education, Computer Literacy, and Advanced Machine Tool Technology / Pre-Engineering. 20 years in the manufacturing industry. 3 years as First Lego League Robotics Competition Coach. 11 years as Yearbook Adviser.
Education / Credentials: M.Ed., B.S., A.S. Keene State College
Other Interests: Woodworking, Machining,
Reading, Skiing, Sci-Fi movies.
Basic Electronics and Soldering, Networking Systems, Operating Systems, PC Hardware, Programming, Robotics, Troubleshooting
Computer Technician, Help Desk Analyst, Network Administrator, PC Support Specialist, Programmer, Systems Analyst, PC Support Specialist
MCC: ROBO211M Robotic Design
MCC: ADMT115M Engineering Print Reading
MCC: ADMT110M Manufacturing Processes
NHTI: IT213 Introduction to Web Programming
70% of students who took the test in 2013-2014 earned college credits through NHTI, 7 students earned one or two CompTIA 801 A+ Certifications in our first year of offering them (2014).
SUGGESTED PREREQUISITE COURSES: Algebra I & II, Basic computer class, full course load aligned to preparing for a 4-year college
SUGGESTED SIMULTANEOUS COURSES: Computer Courses, Advanced Math Courses, Project Lead The Way or similar
Diagnose, troubleshoot and solve complex hardware and operating system problems.
Operate powerful commercial-grade networks, routers, servers, firewalls and more.
Apply math and physics concepts as you program VEX robots to complete complex tasks.
Utilize cyber security tactics to protect networks and servers from frequent attacks.
Discover how new technologies work to explore related college and career options.
Earn internationally recognized industry certificates to gain well-paying jobs while in college and beyond.