/My career

Sep 2017

Political Leadership Development Program

Sorensen Institute

Ph.D Candidate, Government and International Affairs-PGG

Virginia Tech University

Sep 2017
May 2017

Cyber Leadership (Cyber-L) Program

National Defense University

Comprehensive Cyberterrorism Defense Certificate

Cyberterrorism Defense Analysis Center (DHS-Certified)

Aug 2016
May 2016

Coursework – Defense Strategy

U.S. Army War College

Security+ Certification


Apr 2016
May 2014

Masters of Arts: Nat. Security (Cyber)

American Military University

National Security Studies (Concentration: Cyber Security)

Graduate Certificate: Leadership, Joint Military & Cyberspace

Air Force Command and Staff College

May 2013
May 2007

Masters of Science: Information Management

Marymount University

Jan 2007

Director of Information Technology

Architect, maintain, troubleshoot and support information systems infrastructure for a 175-person office. Train technical and general staff in support processes and troubleshooting techniques. Attend security briefings and brief staff on Information Security best practices. Select, install, configure, and test PC and server hardware, software. Maintain system performance by performing system monitoring and analysis, and performance tuning. Troubleshoot system hardware, software, networks and operating and system management systems. Design and run system load/stress testing and escalate application problems to vendor. Establish and test disaster recovery policies and procedures. Design and conduct training programs for Information Security awareness and disaster recovery. Perform system upgrades to include development, testing, evaluating, and installing enhancements and new software. Submit information for budgets and monitor expenses.