More than 15 years publishing online and traditional documentation, implementing guides, release notes, online help, SDLC deliverables and reference manuals.
I have excellent written and oral communications skills, and write documentation that my user audience can understand and use to learn.
As a Certified Microsoft Office User, I consider myself an expert in Word and Powerpoint. I’m also extremely familiar with Excel and Powerpoint. I’ve coded in Access and MSSQL.
I have a long time familiarity with FrameMaker and was a beta tester for a version of RoboHelp.
I’ve used XMetaL for extensive XML authoring, and created templates for a major implementation of the DITA and XML authoring tool AuthorIt.
My web skills includes a srtong knowledge of page design CSS, XHTML, Photoshop and most recently WordPress.
I’m also a member of the National Ski Patrol where I’m a CPR instructor and teach Outdoor Emergency Care. I’ve got about 5,000 hours in Hueys and about 1000 in fixed wing aircraft.