Work

I’m currently the VP of Architecture, AI and Infrastructure for GetSwift- a last mile logistics company. I’m in Charge of multiple departments including Infrastructure, DevOps AI development, Data Services and QA. I handle configuring cloud providers, monitoring, Infrastructure as Code, AI components, provisioning servers and networks in both hardware and software, on premise and cloud. I handle and train others in building servers and infrastructure, CI/CD pipelines, etc.  I handle vendor negotiations and contract management. I create deployment procedures and processes. I’ve been managing multiple departments during acquisition of multiple companies and merging of their technologies and personnel.

I was an Enterprise Architect, working with companies to create integrated systems with the best of modem orchestration, DevOps, Cognitve, and IOT components. I designed and developed integration layers for multiple IOT interfaces. (Cognitive, Alexa, Google, IFTTT). Deployments with current patterns (Docker, etc). Experienced programming in many languages, recently mostly Node-Red and Java.

I am a US Army Combat Veteran. I perform analysis of and development of linked-data, semantics, ontologies and cognitive integrated systems.

I’m comfortable addressing the CXO level of corporations, as well as delivering extremely technical presentations.

My Resume

Patents in Artificial Intelligence

My PGP Key

Introduction to Ontologies for the GSA

Using Ontologies for Data Federation in a SOA Environment

Ontologies – What, Why and How?