Brooks B. Shumate
15 Morning Star Court Baltimore, MD 21206
(410) 458-6600 email@example.com
Visionary and goal-oriented IT Senior Executive with demonstrated experience in planning,
developing, and implementing cutting edge information solutions to address business
opportunities. Dynamic background with strong leadership, hands-on technical ability, team-
building and project management skills.
Areas of Expertise
Strategic Planning Critical Thinking Security Systems Design
Systems Integration Judgment and Decision Resource Management
Disaster Recovery Making Financial Projections
Led multi-million dollar service division across northeast region with 32 direct reports as
the Service Manager for Ricoh. Recruited, motivated and retained diverse staff that
delivered superior results and tremendous cost savings.
Adept at crisis management, troubleshooting, problem-solving, security vulnerabilities
and cryptography. Strong record of success in creating robust IT architectures,
distributed computing and automating enterprises.
As part of the ongoing BRAC activities, was a key player for the US Army NEC at APG
in the deployment of Windows Vista and Exchange/BlackBerry mail migration.
Reprioritized issues as needed to meet deadlines, worked with executives to
communicate project status, attended regular meetings and delegated responsibilities.
Helped coordinate the relocation of the US Dept. of Transportation, configuring
desktop/laptops and printers. Solid understanding of Active Directory, VPN and
Symantec Ghost software.
TRAINING & S/W DEVELOPMENT
Firm command of joint application development, benchmarking, capacity planning,
resource management and cross-functional team training. Very talented at conceptual
design, establishing milestones, schedules and deliverables.
Mastered newly developed software applications and designed computer training
manuals and curriculums for software rollout at the Maryland Dept. of Human
Resources. Employed methods of information delivery, news feeds and WebX.
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Facilitated training & installation of supply chain information systems for UPS logistics
customers across the US. Became subject matter expert on relational databases
(Oracle, SQL server, Access) Citrix and Remote Desktop Services.
As a full-time instructor for Towson University CIS department, educated students on
introductory computer concepts and information retrieval techniques. Lectured on
various subjects including technology on human diversity, artificial intelligence, creating
algorithms, flow charting, pseudo code, and web publishing using FrontPage and Flash.
Monitored financial performance (revenue, expenses and profits), analyzed trends and
established proactive measures to ensure costs were controlled. Proven ability to bring
the benefits of IT to solve business issues while managing risks at T. Rowe Price.
Supervised Office 2007 project at the International Monetary Fund in Washington, DC.
using Remedy Action Request System. Configured Document Management System,
Enterprise Software Distribution and Economic Data Storing System.
Administered quality assurance testing for Legg Mason analyzing transmittal reports,
test logs, scripts and user documentation. Licensed security trader, financial planner
and professional money management advisor for UBS and Charles Schwab.
IT CONSULTING FIRMS (Maryland & District of Columbia) — Contractor, 2/1998-Present
Provided technical support on a wide variety of public and private assignments in the
Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area.
UNIVERSITIES & COLLEGES (Maryland) — Instructor, 7/2000-12/2008
Taught a broad range of IT courses including MIS and Logic/Object-Oriented Design.
BANKING INSTITUTIONS (Maryland & District of Columbia) — Analyst, 2/1993-12/2009
Managed multiple IT projects, financial planning and traded investments.
Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD) — MBA in Management Info Systems, 5/2000
Towson University (Towson, MD) — BS in Business Administration, 8/1990
Active DOD Secret Clearance and CompTIA Network+ Certification