Instructor of Computer Information Systems and Business Analytics
When started working at JMU: August 2000
Office: 346 Zane Showker Hall
Mailing Address: JMU, College of Business, MSC 0203, Harrisonburg, VA 22807
M.S. Information and Telecommunication Systems at John Hopkins in 1997
B.B.A. in Accounting at JMU in 1981
SharePoint and Collaboration and Consulting
History and Golf
Current Courses Taught:
COB 204. Computer Information Systems
CIS 221. Principles of Programming
CIS 331. Intermediate Computer Programming
CIS 484. Information Systems Development and Implementation
Co-Authored a Pearson textbook entitled SharePoint for Students with David Kroenke and Steve Fox of Microsoft that was released on January 3, 2011.
Co-Authored a teaching tip with Ms. Laura Atkins that appeared in Journal of Information Systems Education (JISE) in October 2010 that is entitled: “An Introduction to Collaboration with SharePoint for First-year Business Students”.
Co-Authored a teaching case with Dr. Mike Mitri that appeared in Journal of Information Systems Education (JISE) in July 2007 entitled: “Using Role Playing for Teaching about System Analysis Activities”.
Positions held: (volunteer or professional positions)
Member of the Board of Directors for the Shenandoah Valley Technology Council (May 2007 – June 2011).
Secretary of the Board of Directors for the Shenandoah Valley Technology Council (June 2008 – June 2009).
Vice President of Web Services for SEDSI (2009-2011).
Assistant Vice President of Web Services for SEDSI (2008-2009).
Kenneth R. Bartee Award for Teaching Innovation from the College of Business for my efforts with SharePoint.