I have about 12 years of experience in IT (information technology). I have two associates’ degrees in data processing and systems analysis from Lansing Community College, in Lansing, MI, where I graduated Suma Cum Laude. I am a Sun Certified Java 2 Programmer (SCJP), a Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD), and a Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD). I have had training in Project Management that was designed for a Project Management Professional certification. I have worked as a computer operator in the army and at A.C. Nielsen. I worked as a tape librarian and data administrator at Acxiom. I also worked at Nielsen Media Research as an associate programmer.
I am married to Barbara and have 2 sons, John and Jimmy.