Current Projects

Below is a list of items that I am currently working on:

  • I am working on a new super computer as part of Project Coral.
  • I am a managing consultant for IBM’s Systems & Technology Group Lab Services focusing on security for IBM i.
  • I am the Technical Director for Tedx Zumbro River.
  • I was the Communications Unit Leader for FEMA‘s National Incident Management Assistance Team East.
  • I was working on completing my Minnesota Certified Emergency Manager courses.
  • I was a certified ECRV operator and driver for the American Red Cross and am still a volunteer for the Disaster Response Emergency Communications division.
  • I am learning more about ham radio.  I am KØRDA.
    • I was elected to serve as Vice President of the RARC for 2009 and Treasurer for 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, and 2017.
    • I am a member of ARES – Amateur Radio Emergency Services – providing on-demand emergency communications.
    • I do field spotting and net control operations for SkyWARN.
  • I was the Technical Lead for the RARExpo.
  • I was a board member and the Technical Director for Vertigo Theatre Factory.
  • I was the Technical Director for Barn Bar.
  • I am involved with several theatre groups in the area.  See my complete history here.