P.O. Box 137 • 264 Quail Drive • Highgate, Vt 05459

Phone 802-868-3002 • E-mail newr@sover.net

 

   Nancy J. Rowell


SUMMARY

Experienced and skilled professional with current training in Information Science applications eager to apply computer skills and experience to educational, non- profit or business environment. Recognized as a highly effective manager, team player and self motivated goal oriented individual with extensive customer service experience.  Areas of expertise:

Business Operations               Customer Satisfaction                   Web Design

Sales & Marketing                  Problem Solving                           Database Applications

Financial & Accounting           Event Planning                             HC Interaction


 

CORE COMPETENCIES

 

  • Extensive successful business experience with food service and retail grocery including all aspects of income production and growth

  • Application of information and communication technology for managing and organizing information and content while organizing the architecture of information to frame the context of users' needs 

  • Up to date Web design, computer and project management skills including experience with storage and retrieval systems, database systems

 

EDUCATION.

 

  • BS in Information Resources - May    2007  

  • Certificate in Information Science  & Library Science -May   2007                                                       

School of Information Science - University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI.

            Cumulative GPA 3.958/4.00, Major 4.00/4.00, School of Information Science Honors

            Graduated Summa cum Laude - Inducted in Golden Key Society    

TECHNICAL WEB BASED SKILLS. 

 HTML, DHTML, XHTML, XML, CSS, XSL, PHP, SQL, and JavaScript

TECHNICAL COMPUTER PROGRAM SKILLS

Adobe Acrobat Professional, Audacity, Browser Software, Corel Draw Graphics Suite, Macromedia Dreamweaver, Macromedia Fireworks, Macromedia Flash, Camtasia, Intuit QuickBooks, MS Access, MS Excel, MS FrontPage, MS PowerPoint, MS Project, MS Publisher, MS Word, MySql, Notepad++, Open Office, PHP MyAdmin, QuickTime, RealPlayer, Smart Draw, Rational Tools                            

BUSINESS SKILLS..

 

  • Accounts Receivable
  • Accounts Payable
  • Bar Code Systems
  • Business communication procedures
  • Cash handling procedures
  • Corporate reporting
  • Database Maintenance
  • General Ledger
  • POS Systems
  • Strategic Planning
  • Systems Analysis

 

RELEVANT COURSES ..

 

  • Electronic Database Systems
  • Human Factors in Information Retrieval

  • Information Architecture I
  • Information Architecture II
  • Information Architecture III
  • Multimedia Web Applications
  • Networking
  • Organization of Information
  • XML for Libraries

EMPLOYMENT OVERVIEW

  • 2008 - Present  Vermont Department of Health - IT Unit - System Developer II, System developer III, Webmaster, and Currently PMP Certified Project Manager

  • 2004 - 2007     University of Wisconsin -  Milwaukee, Full time student

  • 2006  - 2014     St. Albans Free Library, Internship involving circulation, information architecture, archival methods, Ill, cataloguing and website creation.   

  • 1986 - 2004     Desorcie's Market, Highgate, VT -  Responsible for systems , purchasing, inventory, hiring, training, marketing, and sales systems. Upgraded the business information system with the owner. Populated and maintained the database system.

     

EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

  • Administrator of private genealogical web site
  • Freelance Genealogical Research
  • Freelance landscape painter
  • Gardening & Cooking
  • Web Designer & Webmaster 

REFERENCES.

  • Multimedia Portfolio - http://www.nancyjrowell.com/multimedia_portfolio.htm

  • PHP Example - http://www.nancyjrowell.com/php/njrowell/final/

  • Research example - http://www.nancyjrowell.com/399.htm

  • XML Examples - http://www.nancyjrowell.com/691.htm

  • Personal & Professional References available upon request