Speaking History

Women in Technology


  • 9.13.2018 - Panel on Diversity for Project Rising T.I.D.E Launch party by Grand Circus
  • 8.26.2018 - BarCampGR Talk on Diversity in Technology
  • 1.9.2017 – Kent County ISD and MCWT – Career Panel
  • 4.2014 – Michigan State University Women in Computing – Women in Tech Panel Member
  • 4.6.2012- Davenport University Women Day –  “Integration into a Male Dominated Industry”

Security

  • 1.19.2018 - ISSA Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)-  Keynote on Cisco Security and Ransomware – “Security in a World Digitization – It’s all about the Data Baby!
  • 9.14.2014 - West Michigan Cisco User – Security Keynote in Partnership with Mike Davis from Sentinel Technologies
  • 7.19.2013 – Angelbeat - Rob Gerber – Cisco Security Best Practices
  • 5.3.2013 – CDW Event – “Today’s Mobile Workforce” – Leadership Panel
  • 4.5.2013 - Security on the Move in the Clouds (SoMIC) Conference 2013 - ”BYOD and What It Means for the Network”
  • 1.7.2012 – Winter Working Connections Conference – Cisco NetAcad - Keeping Up with Mobility & Security (Cisco TrustSec) 

Programmability

  • 10.24.2018 - Panel Leader/Contributor for West Michigan Cisco User Group on topic "Network Automation"
  • Spring 2018 - Lecture on Software Defined Networking for Calvin College x95 Speaker Series
  • 10.12.2017 – Grand Circus and MCWT – Career Panel for Develop(HER) Bootcamp

Internet of Things

  • 5.26.2016 - Detroit Startup Weekend - "What Drives IoT and the Magic of Digitization"
  • 2.2015 - Focus Hope – Internet of Everything
  • 9.9.2014 - Michigan Digital Government Summit – Cisco Internet of Things
  • 7.2014 – Angelbeat – Cisco Internet of Things

Misc Topics

  • 7.2012 - University of North Texas (UNT) Computer Information Systems Organization (CISO) Meeting– Keynote Speaker on Trends in IT
  • 12.2012 - DemoCamp 3 in Lansing, MI – Social Media for Art 
  • 12.21.2011 - Interview Guest for Bottom Line IT Report Podcast – Michigan Business Network 
  • 1.15.2011 - 2011 Michigan Cisco Academy Conference - “Next Generation Data Centers: Design Considerations and Knowledge Baseline”
  • 6.2009 - Live Event "Why I should be a CIO?" Panel presentation and discussion
  • 9.2009 – MISA – Michigan Information Systems Association Keynote Speaker – “The Enabled Worker: Ubiquitous Communication”
  • 12.2005 - Keynote Speaker for University of North Texas Graduation Ceremony

Adjunct Courses

Davenport University

*Wireless Networking and Security [IAAS325] (Spring 2008) - Based on CWSP Material.
*Information Warfare and Security Class [IAAS330] (Fall 2008 and Fall 2009) - Explores theory on the offensive and defensive security.
*Computer Selection and Training [CISP313] (Winter 2008) - Built around CompTIA IT Project + Certification
*Biometric Fundamentals [IAAS222]- (Fall 2008) Covers biometric technologies.
*Wireless Security [IAAS325] (Spring 2008)- Based on CWSP Material

Lansing Community College

Cisco Networking Academy CCNA Courses
*Accessing the WAN [CITN245] (Fall 2011) - Introduction to LAN switches and wireless technologies.
*Networking Devices [CITN225] (Fall 2010) - Introduction to routing technologies.
*Networking Concepts [CITN220] (Fall 2009 and Fall 2010)
Introduction to networking technologies.  
*VoIP Fundamentals [CITN228] (Spring 2010)
Developed Curriculum and Taught this Convergence (Voice and Data)