Residence: South End, Charlotte, NC
Birthplace: Rochester, NY
St. John Fisher College [Pittsford, NY]
Summa cum laude
BS in Computer Science
Degree earned: Spring 2008
Major: Computer Science
GPA: 4.0 out of 4.0
Class rank: 1
Spencerport High School [Spencerport, NY]
Regents Diploma with Distinction
Diploma earned: June 2004
GPA: 4.4 out of 4.5
Accepted into the Ph.D Computer Science and Engineering program at the University at Buffalo in 2008 prior to beginning independent consultant work in Web and software development.
Trustees' Distinguished Scholar
Awarded to the graduating senior with the highest cumulative grade point average.
Boris Rakover Award
Awarded to the graduating senior who demonstrates excellence in Mathematics and Computing Sciences.
Fall 2004 to Spring 2008
Named to the Dean's list each semester.
Awarded the highest amount available to incoming students.
President's Education Award for Outstanding Academic Excellence
Academic Bar and Letter
Four years High Honor Roll
Four years perfect attendance
Chemistry Achievement Award from the American Chemical Society
Various academic awards for individual courses (Physics, History, etc.)
June 2000 to June 2004
Object-Oriented Paradigm in C++
Course: CSCI-306-01 at St. John Fisher College
Date: Oct. 23, 2007
Delivered a lecture on utilizing Object-Oriented Programming techniques using C++ toward developing solutions to common programming problems.
Programming Languages: C#, Java, Visual Basic, C++, C, SQL, Perl, Python, BASIC.
UNIX shell scripting: : Bourne, Bash, C, and TC shells.
Programming in the .NET framework, and Web development in LAMP environments.
Operating systems: Microsoft Windows, Linux, UNIX, MS-DOS, Android, IOS.
Databases: MS SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle.
Software: Adobe Suite (Acrobat Pro, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash), WordPress, Microsoft Visual Studio, Microsoft Office Suite, Apache, cPanel, Microsoft IIS, Oracle Forms and Reports, phpBB, phpMyAdmin.
St. Nicholas the Wonderworker Church [Gates, NY]
Served as Parish Advisory Council secretary, parish photographer/videographer, social media administrator (Facebook, YouTube), and fundraising volunteer.
History, Law, theology, building computers, designing Web sites and software, photography, videography, collecting (vinyl records, coins, sports memorabilia), sports, music.