Originally from Mooresville, NC.
B.S. Physics with a minor in Mathematics - North Carolina State University 1996.
I've been in some form of network/telephony for 14 years. I started working at Bellsouth Communication Systems in 1998 and begin my Cisco career path from there as well.
Most recently I worked at Confiance IP Solutions LLC in Greensboro NC as a Tier III Engineer, supporting 20-30 customers in the Network Operations Center (NOC). I helped provide monitoring and management for customer networks as well as staging and configuring customer equipment for deployment across the US.
Married to Laura Anglin (my high school sweetheart I am the luckiest man alive!)
1 son - Robbie (3)
2 "bonus" children - Luke (7) and Elana (11)
Network - Architecture and Maintenance
Routing protocols (RIP, EIGRP, OSPF, BGP)
Switching - STP
Voice - VoIP, Telephony, PBX
Security - ASA, ACS appliances. IPS, IDS.
CCNA - Cisco Certified Network Associate
CCNA - Wireless/Voice
CCNP - Cisco Certified Network Professional
CCVP - Cisco Certified Voice Professional
CCSP - Cisco Certified Security Professional
CCIE - Routing and Switching - written examination (I hope to pass the lab next!)