Instructional Experience

Southwestern Illinois College, Granite City, IL

Program Coordinator, Professor

Cisco Networking Academy

Computer Information Systems

August 2001 – Present

  • Teach CCNA, CCNP, CCNA-Voice courses in Cisco Networking Academy;
  • Manage five computer labs and team of lab assistants and Instructional Support professionals;
  • Advise current and prospective students;
  • Communicate with adjunct faculty;
  • Plan, develop and participate in recruiting events;
  • Propose new classes and degree changes for approval;
  • Prepare and present sessions for statewide and regional Academy conferences;
  • Complete Program Review and Outcomes Assessment activities;
  • Maintain schedule of classes;
  • Solicit bids and create purchase requisitions for equipment and supplies

SWIC Cisco Wall of Fame

Associate in Applied Science degree

Occupational Certificates

Outcomes Assessment

Olney Central College, Olney, IL

Cisco Certified Academy Instructor

Accounting Instructor

August 1997 – July 2001

  • Teach Cisco Networking Academy, computer applications, and accounting courses;
  • Recruit and advise students;
  • Supervise Computer Technicians and student workers;
  • Provide college-wide IT Support for computers and users;
  • Acquire computers and networking equipment for classrooms;
  • Set up Cisco Networking Academy;
  • Create new Cisco Networking Academy classes for approval

ITT Technical Institute, Earth City, MO

Adjunct Instructor

Information Systems Security

March 2002 – November 2006

Vincennes University, Vincennes, IN

Adjunct Instructor

Computer Concepts & Applications

August 1999 – July 2001

Kaskaskia College, Centralia, IL

Adjunct Instructor

Accounting, Computers

August 1991 – August 1997