I’m an experienced IT Manager and Administrator with an approachable, caring leadership style. I love solving problems and thinking outside the box, and I know when to take on projects versus when to delegate. I’ve developed a reputation as a trusted resource for administrators, teachers, and co-workers, particularly in tech integration projects. One of my key core values is my ability to balance firm leadership with supportive management. I also have a knack for making complex programs easy to implement. Under my direction, IT projects run smoothly and on schedule.
AWS Educate for the modern day Computer Science classroom
I always wondered how effectively we could utilize Cloud computing services like AWS, AZURE, and Google Cloud in an educational setting beside using it for offloading our IT Datacenter. Not long after that I was chatting with our IB Computer science teacher and learned of her challenges with implementing an Integrated Code Editor / IDE … Continue reading AWS Educate for the modern day Computer Science classroom
Why Schools Should Move to a Hyper-converged Infrastructure
It’s no secret that the legacy IT infrastructure is at risk of failure, threatened by the growing demands of future enterprise applications and the nature of modern business. Having separate storage networks and servers results in the creation of silos which prove to be a barrier to the evolution of the infrastructure and add complexity … Continue reading Why Schools Should Move to a Hyper-converged Infrastructure
Thinking about revamping your school website?
I have been trying to convince the School to move away from our overpriced Website hosting provider and moving to a more dynamic, modern website with WordPress and in the process save us at least 20000$ annually. Coincidently our Schools 30th anniversary was just around the corner, and our communications dept was in agreement about … Continue reading Thinking about revamping your school website?
Fix it yourself with Sugru
My passion for investing and venture capitalism sparked my interests in Sugru, and I don’t regret this one bit. Jane Ní Dhulchaointigh developed Sugru in Ireland, a student of product design. She came up with the idea in 2003 when she was studying her post-graduate studies at the Royal College of Art. It is mouldable … Continue reading Fix it yourself with Sugru