One thing I love about technology is that it never stops changing. I'm always reading, sharing, listening to audio books, and discussing the latest trends. I truly enjoy everything about it.

Education & Certifications

Masters of Business Administration

University of Kansas
Certified emphasis in Finance, completed in December 2016

Bachelors of Computer Science

Kansas State University
Graduate work in Web Technologies, completed in December of 2005

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

Amazon Web Services
Technology suite, architecture, integration, and strategies as they relate to the AWS Cloud Infrastructure. Completed in 2019.

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Certified Scrum Master

Scrum Alliance
Training conducted by Chet Hendrickson, completed in 2015

Certified Yellow Belt

Training conducted by Doug Von Feldt via Crimson Corporation, completed in 2016

Microsoft 365: Fundamentals

MS-900 Certificate
Microsoft Services, Cloud strategies and models, security, compliance, and privacy. Completed in March of 2022.

Certification ID: 992820720

Favorite Books

The 4 Disciplines of Execution

Author: Chris McChesney

I have used this book to guide my teams and remained focused on a common goal for years. Alignment, accountability, and transparency are simple, powerful tools.

The DevOps Handbook

Author: Gene Kim

This is great guide to best in class software delivery practices. Keeping up with changing business needs while maintaining a high degree of quality in Software Delivery.

Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don't

Author: Jim Collins

A great book about how avoiding short-cuts and making long term commitments are what set apart the best organizations in the world.