I am a highly skilled and experienced IT Professional with 20 years of corporate training and leadership, having served as both IT Manager and Director of IT Operations and Security. I hold multiple certifications in cyber security and cloud architecture, as well as 6-12 teacher certification in Computer Science. I have recently made the choice to move to Educational Technology, and love putting my training and expertise to work for schools.
In pursuit of my desire to work in education, I earned my M.Ed.and completed student teaching at AIS-Vienna in 2019. I am currently in my second year as part of the Design and Innovation team at Korea International School. I was recently selected by Stanford University to serve as a Volunteer Facilitator for their Code in Place Program, working through remote learning with adults from around the world to develop their programming skills. I have also completed the PTC Technology Leadership course, and will complete the Certificate in Media & Technology for Education from Harvard Graduate School of Education in November, 2021.
Defending our Data: Why Cyber Security Must be a Part of School Practice and School Curriculum
Schools can no longer afford to ignore cyber security by assuming that installing a firewall will be sufficient to protect the data of the school community.