B.A. Computer Science
State University of New York at Potsdam
Cumulative GPA: 3.53
Senior Systems Administrator
Systems Architecture & Administration — Enterprise Technology Services
University of Vermont
April 2013 – Present
Responsible for sharing administrative duties on over 500 bare-metal and virtualized servers. Primary areas of focus on 802.1x RADIUS infrastructure, Shibboleth/WebAuth/CAS IdP systems, multi-factor deployment, Blackboard, LimeSurvey, and home-grown Linux routing appliance that support guest network access.

Senior Systems Administrator/Engineer
Host & Network Services — Computing & Technology Services
State University of New York at Potsdam
June 2006 – April 2013
Responsible for maintaining and supporting over 100 bare-metal and virtualized servers as well as researching and implementing new systems and services.

Student Assistant Systems Developer
Computing & Technology Services
State University of New York at Potsdam
October 2002 – May 2006
Responsible for independent design and development of projects, both software and systems related, to aid the Host & Network Services team in maintaining and developing campus services.

Student Systems Administrator
Computer & Information Science Department
State University of New York at Potsdam
July 2004 – March 2005
Position responsibilities included management of user accounts, file system quotas, networked file systems, e-mail, lab management, security audits, and web server administration.
Languages:  Perl, Python, PHP, Java, C, JavaScript

Operating Systems:  Linux, Linux Virtualization (KVM), Solaris, Windows, OSX
Miscellaneous:  Oracle DB & Directory Services, Apache, LDAP, Samba, DHCP, WordPress development, DB API programming, web development
Interests: Rock & ice climbing, ski mountaineering, machining/fabrication, music, photography
  • Spear-heading Vermont Anchor Replacement project (; volunteer work in the Vermont climbing community to replace aging fixed protection