Chief Information Officer and CISO
Official web site of the City of Portland
International recognized Speaker and Senior Technology Leader with more than seventeen years of business and information technology experience in software development, project management, change management and process improvement. A coach and mentor helping individuals and team members to learn, grow and become more effective in their jobs. Career strengths include: • Fluent in 4 languages which brings different frames of reference to approach problems • Ability to lead team decision-making processes and foster environment of team success • Strong communication skills, including written, oral and presentation • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. • Ability to deal diplomatically with internal and external customers • Self-directed, confident and able to thrive in a rapidly changing environment • Strong client service orientation. Specialties: PMI Certified Project Management Professional [PMP]. Change Management Professional Project Management Certification by Association of Computing Machinery [ACM]. Rational Rose Trained Professional. Certified Java Professional [SCJP]. Certified in .NET Framework using Visual C#. NET. Certified in Java-EJB, ASP & Object Oriented Concepts, SCIPP International Certificate in End User Security Awareness.