I have spent many years working in various aspects of Information Technology. I started as a Programmer/Analyst and eventually became a Project Manager. I have held a number of management positions ranging from a development team leader to department manager. I have spent a significant portion of the last 8 years of my professional life providing internal technical consulting services and systems architectural oversight to development and technical groups for my various employers. My goals are to continue to enhance and expand my technical expertise and to work on software and hardware projects to which I can make a material contribution. Specialties: IBM mainframe system architectures, legacy application integration with newer technologies, proficient in Netron Fusion rapid application development tool(s), part-time college faculty in Information Science. I am also proficient in COBOL and FORTRAN programming languages and SAS fourth generation language/database tool.