Identifying and solving problems is what keeps technology fresh and interesting. That basic notion brought Dave to technology more than twenty years ago, and resonates even stronger today as a core motivator. Whether working with developers, architects, business analysts, or database engineers, Dave leads through the common understanding that technology based solutions are, at their nucleus, created by identifying and solving a problem.
Dave has a strong record of accomplishments helping businesses design and apply a variety of solutions, and looks forward to the technical challenges at On Point Cyber. As Chief Technology Officer, Dave draws from years of technical successes. He has created new visions, fresh perspectives, contemporary solutions and paradigm breaking approaches in information assurance, individual security, identity management, and secure communication automation. As an architect, developer, tester and technical support specialist Dave has provided leadership to the creation and growth of flagship products, cornerstone customers, and global exposure.
His skill sets include quality assurance testing, web based management administration, distributed workforce management, application development, database architecture, systems architecture, second factor authentication integrations, content management system design, large data storage and analysis systems, optimizations, development of processing engines and security integration components for non standard data providers.
In previous CTO roles, Dave's responsibilities included strategic planning, pre-sales, sales, problem analyses, solution architecture, architecture presentation, development, project management, deployment, customer relations, and executive management of development and network services teams.
In his early career, Dave taught MSCE and SQL coursework, presented new technologies on behalf of Microsoft during multiple road shows, and assisted Microsoft sales as a technical resource. Early proficiencies included Active Directory Architecture design and implementation, Windows Server and Active Directory administration, Microsoft Certified Training (MCSE certification path + MS SQL), database and exchange architecture design, implementation and administration.
Dave graduated with his bachelors from Indiana University after serving in the US Army.