and write technical publications including developer
documentation, API/SDK references, end-user software guides,
installation and network administration manuals, deployment
overviews, server configuration handbooks, white papers, product
and system specifications, frequently asked questions and online
multi-tiered procedures by implementing complex deployment
and report software bugs and issues, and recommend functionality
and write technical and non-technical articles for users and
developers working with open source software
and teach on-demand and classroom-based training courses
and conduct benchmark examinations on existing engineering,
marketing and product documentation
web services, identity and security concepts as well as REST,
XML, SOAP, WSDL, .NET, Java, HTTP, LDAP, and C
new and emerging technologies knowledgeably with engineers,
developers, managers and other subject matter experts
research and edit original non-fiction articles, promotional
copy, press releases, marketing materials, plays, comedy (!) and
Macintosh and Windows operating systems | Acrobat | Arbortext |
Bluefish | bug and issue tracking | concurrent versioning systems
(CVS) | DeBabelizer | Dreamweaver | Epic | Excel | Flash |
FrameMaker | Gimp | Illustrator | InDesign | OpenOffice |
Photoshop | PowerPoint | Premiere Pro | RoboHelp | Visio | VPN
and VNC | wiki markup | Word
SENIOR TECHNICAL WRITER
Corporation, 500 Oracle Parkway, Redwood Shores, CA.
Includes work as an
employee of Sun
Microsystems, Inc. (bought
by Oracle Corporation in 2010) and Netscape
(sold iPlanet to Sun Microsystems in
develop, illustrate, and write content for deployment examples,
technical overviews, API reference documents, developer guides,
end user handbooks, and installation/administration guides for
back-end server software products (portfolio)
and write well-received DocTeger
blog. Audience consists of technically-sophisticated network
administrators, computer programmers and deployment professionals
as well as end-users.
- Research, develop, write,
and record web-based training courses.
Here Corporation, 10300 Stevens Creek Boulevard, Cupertino, CA.
Development of online help
and related documentation for streaming digital video camera and
accompanying video production software. Audience consists of
end-user businesses and consumers.
AND TECHNICAL WRITER/CREATIVE SERVICES
Inc., 1265 Birchwood Drive, Sunnyvale, CA.
Development of web site
design, content and graphical user interface for back-end web
storage application as well as marketing, technical writing, web
authoring and Flash animation for B2B2C application service
provider. Acquired by AirClic, Inc.
AND TECHNICAL WRITER/CREATIVE SERVICES
Inc., 4633 Old Ironsides Road, Santa Clara, CA.
maintenance of web site (including design and content) and
graphical user interface for web personalization software as well
as marketing, technical writing and web authoring for B2B
application service provider. Acquired by Akamai, Inc.
AND CREATIVE SERVICES/GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Man And A Mouse In A House, 480 Stockton Road, Sonora, CA.
Owner of graphic
design, marketing content and web authoring business. Clients
include Sonora Gold Lodge,
Calaveras County Visitor's Bureau, Able Together, Action Property
Management, St. Joseph's Middle School, Tuolumne County and
and Rubicam/San Francisco, 100 First Street, San Francisco, CA
Manage 15-person graphic
studio for advertising agency; design, production and output of
billboards, web pages, ad comps, mechanicals and marketing
materials as well as network administration. Clients include
Adobe, AT&T, Chevron,
Clorox, Macromedia, Novell, and
Language Communications, 301 Mission St., San Francisco, CA.
localization and output of sales materials, software manuals,
marketing collateral and textbooks, using Chinese, Russian,
Korean, Hebrew, Arabic and Japanese software. Clients include
Patagonia, Claris, Maxim,
TO THE PUBLISHER
Currents Inc., 5720 Hollis Street, Emeryville, CA.
Design marketing and
sales materials, coordinate/plan for trade shows and special
events, editorial layout, print production and proofreading for
seven regional editions of biweekly national computer
AND MARKETING MANAGER
Beach, Inc. d.b.a. TORPEDO, 634 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL.
Graphic & set
design, special event coordination, business management and
personnel supervision for hi-energy dance club and restaurant.
Man And A Mouse blog
illustrated blog on entertainment
classes in server administration, desktop publishing, web
authoring/publishing and graphic design.
Internet Training Classes, MotherLode
Internet, 380 Stockton Avenue, Sonora, CA
Studies Program, San
Francisco State University, 425 Market Street, San Francisco, CA
- Computers & You Training
Center, Glide Methodist
Church, 330 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA
of Arts • English/Creative Writing • Minor in Calculus •
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY.
Coursework in Java
programming, XML, LDAP, Visual Basic, C+, shell programming and
/ ACTOR / COMEDIAN
Beach Theatre • Crossroads Theatre • Punch Line • Josie's
Cabaret • Marsh Theatre • Cafe Du Nord • Sierra Repertory
Francisco Book Festival • San Francisco Silent Film Festival •
March of Dimes • Big Brothers of San Francisco • Front Runners
• YMCA Master's Swim Program