Chief-Lead Enterprise Architect
WORK EXPERIENCE 21+ Years’
A burning desire to be an inspirational role model that helps unlock the capacity of the organization to draw out potential in people, and to drive the progressive realization of innovative thinking
LEAD ENTERPRISE ARCHITECT • COX ENTERPRISES INC.
APR 2016 – TO PRESENT (3 yrs.)
Innovative thought leader that navigated through the architect elevator’s IT Engine Room to the Penthouse. Orchestrated the EA program for generating deliverables which guide the direction for managing 50+ enterprise portfolio and business strategies. Core responsibilities included Roadmaps, Designs, Investment Portfolio, Research, Digital Presence, Long-Range Budget Planning, Technology Expertise, and Black Ops for the world’s largest private company in communication industry and 15th largest overall in total revenue
LEAD SOLUTIONS ARCHITECT • COX ENTERPRISES INC.
JAN 2015 TO APR 2016 (2 yrs.)
The Lead Solutions Architect that managed 11 team members. Managed investment portfolio (300M), resources allocations and hiring. Introduced Design Patterns, IT Governance & Standards, Architecture Policies/Principles, BPMN, Best Practices, Architecture Artifact Templates, Reference Architecture, TOGAF, and Trade-Off Analysis
SR. SOLUTIONS ARCHITECT • COX ENTERPRISES INC.
JAN 2015 TO JAN 2016 (2 yrs.)
Became the first tilted person as a “Solutions Architect” in which I became known as continuously setting the bar as the leader for architectural solutions of the organization. Authored 400+ implementation plans and 250+ Solution/Technical Documents, authored 12 Digital Presence sites
I’m considered the swiss-army knife and an IT Trailblazer having a deep and broad technical background with a robust business acumen always looking to get my hands dirty with the next opportunity knocking at the door. I’ve become the go-to guy for IT, life & bio-hacking.
I grew up on a farm so I’m no stranger to hard work however I learned relationships are more valuable than how much I know and how hard I work.
MOST PROUD OF
- Mentored a career turn-around
- Mentor for Project Runway Atlanta
- Won 2018 Microsoft HackATL & TAG/FinTech 3rd place w/ spotlight
- 4 hackathon ideas deployed
- Alignment of $300M IT Portfolio
- Active Volunteer
- Received an Employee Spotlight
- 400+ Project Implementations
Automotive, b2b, Conservation/energy, farming, Fintech, gaming, Health Care, hosting, Insurance, Internet service, provider, insurance, Machinery, Manufacturing, Media/telecomm, military/Gov., Printing, restaurant, Retail, Transportation