Tony Book
Founder, Consultant

Professional
Experience
Faith Academy, Inc., Manila, Philippines

Technology Coach, Google Apps Administrator
August 2013-Present
  • Served as the Google Apps Administrator
  • Speaker at 2014 EdTechTeam Philippines Summit, featuring Google for Education
  • Speaker at 2013 AppsEvents Google in Education Summit, Philippines
  • Speaker at 2013 Grace Christian Education Conference, Philippines
  • Provided leadership for Academic Technology use
  • Designed and conducted staff trainings and workshops
  • Coached staff in using technologies better
  • Prepared and provided technology training to the greater Faith Academy community
  • Assisted the ITS Department in supporting the technology needs at Faith
Director of Information Technology Services
July 2006-December 2010; June 2012-July 2013; July 2014-June 2015
  • Plan and direct long term goals and vision
  • Investigate and approve new technology
  • Plan and develop standards of operation and workflow improvements
  • Recommend policy changes relating to technology use
  • Oversee and organize teacher and staff  training and workshops
Technology Coach
January 2011-May 2012
  • Served as the Google Apps Administrator
  • Provided leadership for Academic Technology use
  • Designed and conducted staff training and workshops
  • Coached staff in using technologies better
  • Prepared and provided technology training to the greater Faith Academy community
  • Assisted the ITS Department in supporting the technology needs at Faith
SEND International, Farmington, Michigan

Network Administrator
September 2005-May 2006
  • Managed and maintained all server and desktop systems
  • Managed all user and email accounts
  • Purchased and deployed new computer systems
  • Developed intranet website
  • Provided end-user support both onsite and through a VPN connection
    NetComm Solutions, Inc., Mechanicsburg, PA

    Systems Consultant
    June 2000-August 2005
    • Consulted with clients regarding system upgrades and performance enhancements
    • Designed and implemented network systems and solutions utilizing Windows NT4/2000/2003
    • Designed and implemented messaging systems and solutions utilizing Exchange 5.5/2000/2003
    • Designed and implemented server-based systems and solutions utilizing Citrix MetaFrame 1.8/XP
    • Conducted new technology workshops to potential and existing clients
    • Project lead for rollout of 700+ windows 2000 Professional workstations
    • Project lead for rollout of 2500+ Wyse Winterms
      • Developed materials for technicians on how to flash Winterms prior to installation
      • Developed installation materials for installation teams to follow
    Support Technician
    June 1999-June 2000
    • Installation and configuration of Windows 95/98/NT4
    • Troubleshot and corrected desktop operating systems, applications, and hardware problems
                          Faith Academy, Inc., Manila, Philippines

                          Teacher, Webmaster, and Computer Services Support
                          June 1997-June 1999
                          • Taught Geometry, Microsoft Office 97, and Front Page 98
                          • Designed the original layout for Faith Academy Website
                          • Installed software and hardware on workstations and servers
                          • Provided staff training on the use of Microsoft Office 97
                          • Designed software solutions using Microsoft Office 97 and FrontPage 98
                                     
                                  Education Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics, with Teacher Certification
                                  • Messiah College, Grantham, PA 17027, May 1993
                                  • Major GPA: 3.87/4.0 Overall GPA: 3.63/4.0
                                  • Honors: Graduated Magna Cum Laude, Dean’s List (1991-93)
                                  Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
                                  Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, Windows 2003

                                  Citrix Certified Administrator
                                  Citrix MetaFrame 1.8, Citrix MetaFrame XP

                                  Citrix Certified Enterprise Administrator
                                  Citrix MetaFrame XP

                                  Google Apps for Education Qualified
                                  Since November 2011

                                  Google Education Trainer

                                  Since January 2014

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