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Customized, results-focused programs including management consulting courses in Executive Strategic Planning, Customer Loyalty, Sales Training, Process Refinement, Personal Performance Coaching. Cycle Time and Variation Reduction. Continuing all aspect security consulting with an emphasis on policy development, deployment, practice and audit. Active security measures, personnel security details, facility protection are also available. Short term U.S. or U.K. based engagements only at this time.
Direct security and operations, policy and development for this global leader in SMS messaging.
Pre-sales engineering and security consulting responsibilities for Clickatell in the US and development of public sector business for global leader in multi-modal messaging.
Developed an ISO 27002 standards based Information Security Policy and an accompanying security training program for use by Clickatell employees and contractors. Developed the media / document retention draft policies for the US division of Clickatell. Pre-sales engineering and security consulting responsibilities for Clickatell in the US
I'm expanding the portfolio of a 2 time Washington Fast 50 small business to augment its comprehensive portfolio of network and enterprise systems management to include a full information assurance portfolio. In addition I will manage the growth as Comtech responds to an increasing demand from both US Government agencies and leading edge commercial enterprises. Comtech LLC (A woman owned small business) over the last eight years has consistently demonstrated the ability to cost effectively complete a number of Enterprise IT infrastructure projects for GSAs OCIO. Comtech has taken these projects from their embryonic stage as an idea, through the design phases to production implementation to sustaining support. These projects encompass the basic Core Enterprise IT infrastructure of GSA including GSAs Enterprise Wide Area Network, and Network Security, Enterprise Messaging, Remote Access, Directory Services and E-Authentication, Enterprise VOIP designs and IPV6 impact analysis.
As an eTrust subject matter expert I supported CA (nee:Computer Associates') Federal Sales team in maintaining and expanding their leadership role in providing enterprise infrastructure and security management, threat reduction, regulatory compliance and risk management software solutions. I provided a CISO / CSO perspective to the sales organization. Updated CA's Technical Knowledge Library, developed US Federal Government policy and systems engineering architectures to assure rapid, sustained certification and accreditation of US Federal Government customers of CA.
Developed a carrier class response to the NETWORX request for proposal from the GSA concerning seven managed security services. As the Information Systems Security Officer / Information Assurance Officer for the Defense Research Engineering Network achieved authority to operate in an unprecedented 30 days. As the Security Administrator of the first high capacity MPLS based network serving the US Government, ensured zero customer affecting security incidents and zero failed accreditation processes for dozens of civilian and defense agencies including the largest outsourcing effort to date, the Navy / Marine Corps Intranet.
This was the contractor for the same work I did at MCI as an employee (above)
Duties included developing and tuning solutions with best of breed security software and appliances for buyers, while educating them in policy and management. As a pre-sales technical resource, training the sales force in effective competitive positioning, knowledge of product, and answering requests for proposals were frequent parts of the job. Worked trade shows, conducted seminars and made presentations to user groups, CIO and other senior executives to close sales.
Led a team that helped convert 8500 workstations and 900 servers from OS-2 to NT and streaming higher security into the deployment. for Chubb Insurance with budget of $18 million in 8 months for less than $12 million. Created security, help desk and rollout procedures for LAN Server to NT migration that were completed on time and under budget. Evaluated, instituted and trained in procedures for installation and lifecycle management of a virtual private network for mobile computing around the world.
Duties as Instructor included development of state and vendor approved certification education program for private college. Negotiated with vendors of textbooks, counseled students, interviewed instructor candidates, and performed review process and hiring / firing of faculty. Taught night school classes resulting in certification of MCSE, CNE, and A+ in a single year.