McMaster University

McMaster University

Curriculum Vitae of the FHS Computer Services Unit

Our Vision

Commitment to the provision, implementation and support of technology to foster innovation, encourage collaboration, and embrace challenge.

Educational Background
  • Masters Degrees: 3
  • Bachelors Degrees: 10
  • Collegiate Diplomas: 15
Employment History (at McMaster University)
  • Total Years of Service at McMaster: 214 years (across all current employees)
  • Computer Technicians: 60 years
  • Programming: 36 years
  • System Analysts: 34 years
  • Management experience: 27 years
  • Instructional Assistants: 19 years
  • Administration: 18 years
  • Teaching/Instructional: 18 years
  • Network Specialists/Technicians: 10 years
  • Electronic Technicians: 8 years
  • AV/IT Specialists: 7
Qualifications, Licensures and Certifications
A+ Certification Achieveglobal - Stellar Service Experiences
Audio Engineering, Crestron Programmer, EASE Certified Blackberry Certified Support Associate T2 - V3.6, V4.0
BSS Level 1 and 2 Certified Compaq Certified: Canofile 250 Service
Compaq Certified: Compaq Armada 4100, Compaq Proliant 2500 CTS (Certified Technology Specialist)
Dell Certification GIAC: Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking
HP Certified Professional Certification ITIL Certified, V2, V3
IBM Warranty Certification Leopard 101 Mac OS X Support Essentials v10.5
Lexmark Certification McMaster Certificate in Advanced Leadership (CALM)
McMaster Certificate in Core Competencies Microsoft Certified Professional + Internet Certificate
Microsoft Certified Professional System Engineer Certificate McMaster University Project Management for Professionals
National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP Level#3) Ontario College of Teachers (OCT)
Ontario Smart Serve Licensed Panasonic Certification
Standard First Aid CPR/AED - Level A Certification Toshiba Certification
TESOL Certification Webex Administration
Windows 7 Certification
Other Specialized Training
Basic Electronic Repair Basic Joomla C+ Programming
Crystal Reports HTML IP3 IT Security
Implementing and Supporting Microsoft Windows XP Professional Laerdal Scripting Learning Tree: Hands-on Unix and Linux Tools and Utilities
Microsoft Windows Microsoft Exchange 2010 Microsoft Office 2010
Operations and Process Management, Purchasing Management Association of Canada Process Mapping - BPMN 2.0 SMART Training
Areas of Interest
Art Astronomy Biking Boating Camping
Carpentry Cars Cinematography Coaching Cooking
French Studies Football Geocaching Golf Hiking
Hockey Knitting Motorcycling Music (performing) Open Source
Photography Physics Reading Remote Controlled Flying Renovations
Tennis Travel Sailing Scuba Diving Screenwriting
Skiing Waterskiing Woodworking Video Games Vintage Cars
Honours and Awards
  • 2010 - CAUBO (Ontario Regional Winner)
  • 2009 - Presidents Award, Team Project
  • 2009 - Elluminate Centre of Excellence
  • 2006 - Presidents Award
  • 2002 - Presidents Award
  • McMaster Service Recognition - 15 years of Service
  • McMaster Service Recognition - 20 years of Service
  • McMaster Service Recognition - 25 years of Service
  • McMaster Service Recognition - 30 years of Service
Administrative Responsibilities
Academic FHS Administrators Committee, Member Active Directory Steering Committee, Member
ATP Design and Detail Group, Member Clinical Placement System Working Group and Executive Committees, Member
CMMS Steering Committee, Member ERP Selection Committee, Member
FHS Technology Roundtable, Chair Health Sciences Computing Advisory Committee (HSCAC), Chair
Information Security Committee, Member Learning Technologies Advisory Committee (LTAC)
McMaster Talent Retention Subcommittee MD Expansion Operations Group
Merit-AFP Working Group, Member Operations Group - FHS Senior Managers, Members
Technology Roundtable (TRT), Member TRT Sub-Committee on IT Policy, Chair
Touchpanel Design Committee, AV Group, Member STAR Task Force, Member
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