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Computer Information Tech.
Location: Coeur d' Alene Campus
Building: Hedlund Building (HED)
Technical Certificate, CompTIA, A Plus Certification
Technical Certificate, CompTIA, Network Plus Certification
Technical Certificate, CompTIA, Security Plus Certification
Technical Certificate, Cisco Certification, CCNA Routing Switching
B.S., Regents College, Liberal Arts
M.A., Webster University, Information Technology Management
M.Ed., University of Idaho, Curriculum and Instruction
I grew up in the Great Pacific Northwest. I went into the Navy after high school and while on active duty I received my Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts from Regents College.
I loved technology in high school, so my interest was in electronics and submarines as I entered the U. S. Navy. I was a submarine SONAR technician my first four years in the Navy. After I completed my first tour of duty I went to dive school and spent the next eighteen years working as a Navy Diver. I was fortunate to be stationed in really nice locations and worked with “cutting edge” technology. Overall I enjoyed my naval service and the travel I was afforded while in the Navy.
After leaving the Navy my interest in technology drew me into computer networking and training. I have been working in Information Technology, technology training and education ever since. I hold a Master of Arts in Information Technology Management from Webster University, a Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction with and emphasis in Career Technical Education (CTE) from the University of Idaho along with several IT industry certifications.