Bio

Born in 1971 in Hannover, (West-)Germany. Primary Education in Germany. School Exchange Programs in Le Havre, France and Huntingdon, UK. After High School attended the Federal German Border Police (BGS) Academy and graduated in 1990 as Federal Police Officer. Studied Social Sciences at the University of Applied Sciences Wolfenbuettel from 1993 to 1998 and graduated as Dipl.Soz.Paed./ Soz.Arb. (BS equiv.) Awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study 2 Semesters (1996/1997) at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Returned to the USA in 1999 and started as UNIX System Administrator at Princeton University in July of 2000.

Industry Certifications

CompTIA Mobility+ (02/17/2017)
CASP - CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (01/18/2016)
Security+ - CompTIA Security+ Certified (03/16/2012)
ITIL Version 3 Foundation Examination (Loyalist) (12/2/2009)
Apple Certified Technical Coordinator. Mac OS X version 10.4 (11/28/2006)
Red Hat Certified Engineer. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (12/12/2003)

 

 

Continuing Education

CompTIA Mobility+ (02/17/2017)
CASP - CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (01/18/2016)
Administering Windows Server 2012 (12/16/13)
CAPM - Certified Associate in Project Management (08/27/13)
FERPA and Data Privacy FERPA and Data Privacy - Issues for Princeton Technical Professional (5/7/2013)
Bomgar Training (02/15/2013)
CompTIA Security+ (1/23/12)
Creating and Maintaining Web Sites with Roxen (05/11/2010 and 05/18/2010)
Installing and Configuring Windows 7 Client (04/28/10)
Access 2007: Table Design (04/23/2010)
Access 2007: Report Design (03/23/2010)
Access 2007: Query Design (03/23/2010)
Access 2007: Introduction (03/11/2010)
ITIL v3 Foundations (11/30/09)
SharePoint Designer Boot Camp (6/9/2008)
Security Fundamentals Training, Princeton University (12/19/2007)
Network Training, Princeton University (11/30/2006)
Apple OS X Tiger Training (10/17 - 10/21/2005) 
Apple OS X Tiger Training (10/3 - 10/07/2005)
Apple OS X Tiger Training (9/26 - 09/302005)
Apple OS X Tiger Training (8/17 - 8/19/2005)
Microsoft Security Training  (5/2/2005)
Dreamweaver Intermediate (5/29/2003)
Dreamweaver Introduction (2/12/2003)
Photoshop 7  (1/28/2003)
RH300 RHCE Training Course (12/12/2003)
RH300 RHCE Training Course (05/25/2001)