Technical Experience

Diverse technologist with several decades of experience using, configuring, troubleshooting and fixing a variety of operating systems, computer, networking hardware and general electronics. Deep customer service experience with strong interpersonal skills, and a focus on frequent communication, expectation management, and case documentation. Experienced leader with demonstrated strengths working with diverse remote staff, fostering team development.


Operating Systems

  • *nix - not limited to
    • Debian
    • Ubuntu
    • RedHat
    • Linux From Scratch
    • FreeBSD
    • Sun Solaris 10
  • macOS
  • Windows

Scripting and Automation

  • Bash
    • Scripts to simplify troubleshooting SourceFire Linux log investigation and file system navigation.
  • python
  • C
    • various arduino scripts including some novel personal projects.
  • Apple Script
    • Automated repititive work tasks enabling rapid documention of my team's hot customer issues into a personal knowlage base for later reference and improved situational awareness.
  • Ansible
    • Automated deployment of multiple raspberri pi computers from base image to an updated and hardened configuration.

Cloud Technologies

  • ServiceNow

Containers and Virtual Machines

  • Docker
  • VMware
  • Virtual Box.


  • TCP-IP, DHCP, DNS, VLAN, WiFi variants, Other wired and wireless protocols.


  • Managed switching
  • Ubiquiti WiFi
  • Fiber Optic LAN
  • Synology NAS.

Security - not limited to

  • SourceFire
  • OPNsense
  • pfSense
  • Ubiquiti
  • OpenVPN
  • WireGuard
  • PiHole
  • Wireshark
  • Kali Linux
  • OpenWRT
  • Gnu Privacy Guard (GPG)/ Pretty Good Privacy (PGP)

Software I find helpful



LastPass Password Manager

Also check out 1password

My profile there


  • CloudFlare (DNS over HTTPS)
  • LastPass
  • MyRadar
  • Audible
  • Kindle
  • Waze
  • TimeTimer