PhD - Doctor of Philosophy in Higher Education with IT operations as the area of interest
MPA - Master of Public Administration with a specialization in state government administration
BA - Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with an emphasis on social work
AAS - Associate of Applied Science in Aviation Maintenance Technology focusing on general aviation


Private Pilot

Aircraft Mechanic - Airframe and Powerplant
Cisco Certified Academy Instructor - CCAI
Cisco Certified Network Associate - CCNA
Microsoft Certified Professional - MCP
Certified Novell Engineer - CNE  
Microsoft Server Workstation Administration Certificate
Unix Administrator Certificate
Linux Administrator Certificate
Network+ Certified
Cisco Wireless LAN Support Engineer
A+ Certified
Certified Fiber Optics Installer
Cisco Registered Partner
Related to Higher Education
College Student Services Journal of Research and Practice
Fall 2005
This is an article arguing that the student and the student's family should bear the majority of the cost of postsecondary education, with the various levels of government merely facilitating this by providing grants and loan guarantees to the student, rather than the institution.
Related to Telecommunications

Access on the High Seas
May/June 2009

This is an article on the problems seen when deploying satellite links.
Outside Plant Installation
Cengage Learning
This is a chapter written for a book on wired and wireless media.
This article covers the second half of a two-part article on the wireless related topics on the Cisco CCIE written test.
Enterprise Wireless Mobility
CertificationZone -
This article covers the first half of a two-part article on the wireless related topics on the Cisco CCIE written test.
This is an article on the selection, installation, and management of wireless equipment.
Use the Right Wireless Tool for the Job at Hand
Enterprise Networks and Severs
This is an article that explains the selection process to use when selecting equipment for a campus area network link.
Related to Other Things

Mercedes-Benz Technical Companion Chapter
Bentley Publishers
The Star Mercedes-Benz Club of America

This is a reprint of an article originally written for The Star the magazine of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America. It covers oil and oil filter change, as well as various technical tips concerning the 1984 190D and 190E models.