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13 Main St.
Turner, ME 04282
(207) 225-3646


To use my experience in creating user friendly reports with complex requirements, data analysis, database programming, and statistics in a part-time programming position.


M.S., Applied Mathematics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA   1990

B.S., Mathematics, Eastern Nazarene College, Quincy, MA   1988


Webmaster and Herdsman         3/98-present
Goodnow Jersey Farm, Turner, Maine
Designed web site, which was the featured "Down on the Farm" website on Tumpline, an agricultural website from England; and which was the featured website of the month for the University of Maine Cooperative Extension's email publication Cows and Crops. Developed an Access database that generates web pages from dairy production and pedigree information. Milk 28 cows twice a day. Maintain the barn, pasture, woodlot, and farm equipment. Continued the tradition of earning the annual high quality milk award. Herd average went from 17,267 lbs of milk to 19,242 lbs of milk in 22 months.

Consultant         6/97-1/99
Franklin Memorial Hospital, Farmington, Maine
Developed a statistical test and designed multiple reports to help determine from patient satisfaction surveys the type of patient who might not recommend a hospital and to help determine the type of patient who might be dissatisfied with various aspects of hospital care. Developed an Access database to create Excel spreadsheets with over 50 hyperlinked reports using Visual Basic for Applications.

Programmer/Analyst         12/96-5/97
Talk America, Portland, Maine
Validated the data integrity and identified programming problems in the order entry, general ledger, shipping, media sourcing, purchase order, and return authorization systems on a Microsoft SQL server database. Analyzed SQL stored procedures, Crystal reports, Visual Basic for Applications, and Access databases.

Outcome Research Analyst         4/95-5/96
Androscoggin Home Health Services, Lewiston, Maine
Developed a datamart to analyze 1.25 million home health visits using FoxPro. Answered questions posed by senior management and supervisors using the datamart. Developed reports to determine the impact of a capitated reimbursement system. Suggested quality standards and the means of measuring the standards. Developed quality indicator reports. Assisted in the development and analysis of a patient satisfaction survey.

G/L System Specialist         1/93-5/93
Fleet Bank of Massachusetts, Holyoke, Mass
Involved in the conversion process when Heritage Bank was taken over by Fleet Bank. Developed a program to convert Heritage Bank's G/L to Fleet Bank's G/L for daily transmission to Fleet Bank. Designed a database to monitor over $50 million in non-performing loans. Developed programs to reconcile G/L accounts.

G/L System Specialist         3/92-12/92
Heritage Bank for Savings, Holyoke, Mass
Processed financial data to the general ledger from 25 branches. Served as backup to process all information necessary to produce a daily financial statement with $1.3 billion in assets. Responsible for programming and providing technical assistance for an automation project which reduced the daily financial statement production time from three days to one day. Researched and designed a financial model to estimate future retirement benefits costs for 382 current and retired employees to comply with FASB 106, Postretirement Benefits Other Than Pension. Reduced ticket errors from 8% to less than 1/2%.

Programmer         5/87-8/87
Ken Constantine, Ph.D., Eastern Nazarene College, Quincy, Mass
Designed SAS programs to examine engineering data using standard regression analysis and analysis of variance.

Research Clerk         2/86-1/87
Stop and Shop, Inc., Quincy, Mass
Developed statistical programs to maximize the utilization of data by the marketing research department. Made extensive use of SAS, SAS GRAPH, and SAS MACROS.

Clerk         3/85-5/85
Office Specialist, Boston, Mass
Redesigned a book inventory program at Warren, Graham, and Lamont.
Languages html, javascript, R, SAS, Visual Basic for Applications, Perl, C, Pascal, FORTRAN
Databases Microsoft SQL Server 6.0, Microsoft Access 97, FoxPro 2.6, Alpha 4
Programs Lotus 1-2-3, Excel, LaTeX, Pagemaker, Platinum, Gimp, FINESS
NT 3.51 and 4.0, Windows 95, UNIX , System 7, VMS, VM/CMS