Resumé

Experience

2003 – Present

Owner, Sr. Consultant
MacinTek, Redwood Shores & Fallbrook, California Macintosh Based Solutions Consulting and Service

MacinTek provides comprehensive computing solutions to consumers and SOHO clients. From basic computer recommendations to full home/office information infrastructure, including networking. MacinTek’s 28+ years of Mac experience provides clients with intuitive, cost-effective computing solutions to meet each client’s specific needs. MacinTek also provides Cross-Platform and PC-based support for those clients when necessary.

 

2004 – 2010

Instructor of Macintosh Skills, Mac Lab Maintenance Volunteer Avenidas, Palo Alto Adult School, Palo Alto Unified School District;

Macintosh Systems and Software instruction to Adults and Senior Citizens

Volunteer and paid rudimentary and advanced instruction of Adults in computer technology and applications. System maintenance of Macintosh Lab of 16 iMacs running both Mac OS 9 and OS X.

 

2000 - 2001

Graphics Production Manager
Delphi Productions, Alameda, California Major Exhibit Design and Production

Develop and manage the internal graphics production department from simple file prep and vinyl cutting to a full- service in-house digital production facility including large format printing and finishing and banner fabrication.

 

1997 – 2000

Senior Production Designer, Interim Graphics Project Manager/Graphics IS Analyst

Exhibitgroup/Giltspur San Francisco, Fremont, California
Major Exhibit Design and Production

Graphics Preproduction and Design. High-end design, detailing and preparation of digital exhibit graphics. MIS support for Graphic Design, Preproduction and Production departments.

 

Software Expertise

MacOS X, Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 10, Quark Xpress, Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office

 

Hardware Expertise

PPC-Based Macs, Intel-Based Macs, IBM (Windows) Compatible computers, WiFi & PowerLine Networks, DSL, Cable, Satellite and dial-up internet installations and support, platform integration.

 

Education

Saint Mary’s College of California, Moraga, California

BA, Psychology. Dean’s Honor List

California State University, Long Beach, California
Major: Art, Journalism

Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California
Major: Industrial Design, Transportation and Product Design emphasis

 

Professional & Community Affiliations/Certifications

Member, Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce

Director of Development & Webmaster, Fallbrook Gem & Mineral Society

Member, Fallbrook Vintage Car Club

Member, DeLorean Owners Club

California Clear Adult/Vocation Part Time Teaching Credential, Computer Applications

Apple Certified Support Professional
Certified Member, Apple Consultants Network
Apple Certified Help Desk Specialist

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