Brief Professional Bio
Accomplished higher education visionary leader with career track record of providing strategic direction, leadership, and organizational change through the application of innovative solutions with broad experience in governance, planning, finance, and IT. Proven success in overseeing college operations, the development of curriculum, faculty, and academic programs. Advanced understanding of organizational needs with diligent attention to detail; expertise in board leadership, program administration, information systems management, financial planning, staff development, and curriculum coordination. Passionate in building networks / relationships with many constituents to improve learning environments and broadening the visibility and reputation of the organization, faculty, students, and academic facilities.
He holds the designations of Master Project Manager (MPM), Master Financial Planner (MFP), Chartered Risk Analyst (CRA), Certified International Project Manager (CIPM), and Chartered Business Analyst (ChBA), Fellow in the Council on Ethical Billing (FCEB), Fellow in the Global Academy of Finance and Management (FGAFM), and Fellow Claims and Litigation Management (FCLM).
He is an active member of the Project Management Institute (PMI), Society for Information Management (SIM), Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), Information Systems Security Association (ISSA), CompTIA, Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP), Network Professional Association (NPA), Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), American Risk and Insurance Association (ARIA), Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS), Society of Financial Service Professionals (FSP), Public Risk and Insurance Management Association (PRIMA), Academy of Management (AOM), the American Management Association (AMA), Phi Delta Kappa International, Security Canyon Task Force Committee for AZ Governor on Cybersecurity, Arizona Telecommunications and Information Council (ATIC), Council on Ethical Billing (FCEB), Southwest Security Professionals Forum (SWSPF), and Global Academy of Finance and Management (FGAFM).
He holds an active Property and Casualty Insurance Broker License and a Life Insurance License in both California and Arizona.