Tom Des Lauriers
38119 Cascade Court
Magnolia, TX 77354
832.310.8549
E-mail: tdeslauriers@comcast.net
Web Site: http://www.tdeslauriers.com

 

 

Professional Objective:

To secure a Creative and Challenging Position, that encourages innovation and creativity.

 Education:

          NorthCentral University - Prescott Valley, AZ
             Foundations for Doctoral Study in Education January - August 2013

          Keller Graduate School of Management, Houston, Texas
             Spring 2008 - 2010, MISM (30 Graduate Hours)

          East Carolina University, Graduate School, Greenville, North Carolina
            MAEd. Instructional Technology Specialist – Computers

             University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina
            Bachelor of Arts, Elementary Education, Minor-History

            Coastal Carolina Community College, Jacksonville, North Carolina
            Associate in Arts

            ·         Additional Education - See Attachment

            ·         Honors and Awards and Community Involvement - See Attachment

Experiences:

·         De Vry University, Houston, TX

·         Associate Professor – Web Graphic Desisg/ Multi Media and Computer Information and Technology

·         Certificated TEC Plus Trainer

·         Certificated Blended Mode Champion / Trainer

·       November 2004 - Present

·        Excellence Teaching Award – April 2007

·         PRIDE Award – Professional Recognition of Integrity, Dedication, and Excellence – 2007

·         SPOT Award - $2000.00 Cash Bonus - March 2010

·         Legency of Servcie Award - April 2010

·         PRIDE Award - Professional Recoginition of Integrity, Dedication, and Excellence - 2010

·         Classes and Software Taught

Adobe CS3, CS4, and CS5 & CS6 Master Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, Bridge, Dreamweaver, Flash, Sound Booth)

Computer Applications –Microsoft Windows XP, Word, Excel, Internet Explorer

Advanced PC Applications – Microsoft Excel & Access

C# Programming with Lab

ASP.NET

Certified Blended Mode Trainer

Teaching Excellence – TEC Plus

Object-Oriented Programming with Lab

How to Program for Business – Unix\C ++

Principles of Web Development

Logic and Design

Business Application Programming with Lab using Java

Introduction to Database with Lab – Oracle 9g / SQL Plus

Business Systems Programming II – Oracle 9g / SQL Plus

Remote Lab Training

·         Developed Metro Shell for Advanced PC Applications – Summer 2005

           

·         Cy-Fair College, Barker Cypress Location, Cypress Texas

·         Adjunct Instructor, Visual Arts Department – January 2005 - September 2005

·        Class and Software Taught:

Digital Imaging 1 – Adobe Photoshop CS

 

·         Cy-Fair College, Barker Cypress Location, Cypress Texas

·         Adjunct Instructor, Division of Continuing Education - February 2004 – August 2005

·        Classes and Software Taught:

Adobe Photo Shop 7 & CS

Dreamweaver MX & MX 2004

Creating Web Graphics – Adobe Photoshop and Paint Shop Pro, and Fire Works

Scanning & Digital Imaging

 

·         Cy-Fair College, Barker Cypress Location, Cypress Texas

·         Open Computer Lab Assistant

·         October 2003 – July 2004

 

·         West Valley College, Saratoga, California

·         Tenured Faculty

·         West Valley College Web Master and Lab Faculty Specialist

·         August 1998 – June 2003

·         West Valley College Web Master –

·         http://www.westvalley.edu - http://inside.westvalley.edu  - http://instruct.westvalley.edu

·         Responsible for the West Valley List server

·         Backup Instructional Network Systems Administrator

·         Worked on Windows, Unix, and MAC platforms

 

·         West Valley College, Saratoga, California

·         Adjunct Instructor, Computer Applications / Digital Media

·         1999 – 2003

·        Classes and Software Taught:

Introduction to Windows 95, NT, Windows 2000 

Introduction into the Internet using IE & Netscape  

Hardware/Software Installation and Troubleshooting

Installing and Configuring Windows

Integrating Microsoft Office

Web Page Development 1 (HTML – JAVA SCIPT)

Web Page Development 2 (HTML – CGI – JAVA SCRIPT)

Macromedia Flash 1

Macromedia Flash 2 – Action Scripting

 

·         West Valley College, Saratoga, California

·         Work Experience Instructor, Career Programs Department

·         2000 – 2002

 

·         Coastal Carolina Community College, Jacksonville, North Carolina

·         Adjunct Instructor, Business Technology Division

·         March 1995 – May 1998

 

·         Craven Community College, New Bern, North Carolina

·         Adjunct Instructor, Division of Continuing Education

·         June 1996 - December 1996

 

·         Coastal Carolina Community College, Jacksonville, North Carolina

·        Adjunct Instructor, Division of Continuing Education

·         June 1995 - May 1996, April 1997 - June 1997

 

·         Family and Child Learning Center, Jacksonville, North Carolina

·         Tutor at Parkwood Elementary School, and various other schools 

·         February 1995 - September 1995

 

·         Walter Thompson Elementary School, Jacksonville, North Carolina

·         Teacher 4th Grade

·         1994

 

·         Coastal Carolina Community College, Jacksonville, North Carolina

·         Volunteer Tutor in Reading, Math, Biology and various subjects

·         Division of Continuing Education

·         June 1992 - December 1992

 

·         Smithfield’s Management Corp., Jacksonville, North Carolina

·         Office Manager / Trainer

·         March 1989 - November 1990

 

·         Tom’s Tax ‘N Bookkeeping, Hubert, North Carolina

·         Owner, Operator

·         September 1988 – March 1998

 

·         Military Service, United States Marine Corps

·         Various locations and positions

·         Retired Chief Warrant Officer, Disbursing Officer, Financial Management Instructor, Terminal Security Officer, Quality Assurance Officer, Senior Drill Instructor, and Series Gunnery Sergeant

·         1967 – 1989

 

Coastal Carolina Community College, Business Technology Division

                  

·        Classes and Software Taught:

Database Processing for Microcomputers - Dbase

Spreadsheet Application - Lotus

Introduction to Microcomputers

Microcomputer Literacy

Graphics Software - Corel Draw

Data Communication/Networking

Operating Systems – Windows and DOS

 

Coastal Carolina Community College, Division of Continuing Education

 

·        Classes and Software Taught:

Speed Keyboarding

Introduction to Microsoft Windows 3.1

Introduction to Microcomputers

Works for Windows

Introduction to Microsoft Access

The World Wide Web

Introduction to Windows ’95 

Introduction to Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

Computers for Fraidy Cats’

Using Word Perfect

Create an Internet Homepage

Are you Technically Qualified

 

Craven Community College, Division of Continuing Education

 

·        Classes and Software Taught:

Introduction to Windows ’95

File Management for Computers

Help I’M Scared of Computers

Introduction to Microsoft Access

Exploring the Internet

Introduction into the Internet

 

Other Experience/Software:

                                                                                                                                                                 

I have experience with various types of software;

           

 

 

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