Gerald E. Morris

 

6001 S. Park Ave. #24 

Tucson,  AZ 85706

 

phone: 520.344.2028

 

email: tvespasian@gmail.com

homepage:  http://tvespasi.freeshell.org/

 

Employment Objective: To obtain work, full or part time.

 

Computer Skills: GNU/Linux system administration, VxWorks (both BSP and applications ~3yrs), GNU/Linux, (sysadmin, application programming, some kernel hacking ~13yrs), Solaris (sysadmin ~3 yrs),  C/C++ programming (~4 yrs.),), Java programming.

 

Other Skills/Virtues:  Good mathematical, technical/scientific background and skills.  Electrical, mechanical, construction skills.  Good driver/clean record past 10 years.  Affable, sociable, patient, courteous, excellent instructor, self motivated, honest, quick learner, adaptable,

 

Education: The University of Arizona, BS Electrical Engineering, May 1999,  GPA 3.2, Pima Community College, 1988-94.

 

Professional Experience

Employer

Willway 2 LLC/Fontana Park RV Park

address

5708 S. Fontana Ave.  Tucson, AZ 85706

Supervisor,   landlord

Patrick Wong,, wongpa333@gmail.com, 559-356-4399 (SMS)

Willway 2, LLC, 1865 Herndon Ave. Ste K232, Clovis, CA 93611

 

from

03/15/2013

to

07/01/2014

Experience

Location Manager/Maintenance Man, responsible for collecting rents,resolving disputes between tenants, repairing and upgrading crumbling infrastructure of aging RV park, assuring that it passed municiple code/inspections, everything from psychiatrist to plumber to cashier.

 

Employer

Self

address

various

Supervisors

Self and customers

from

09/11/09

to

present

Experience

Working with people to install, configure design custom GNU/Linux (Slackware usually) based computers, whether for home or office, embedded, personal, clients, servers, net appliances etc... Troubleshooting/ repair of existing systems, MS Windows, Mac OS X, GNU/Linux. BSD

 

Employer

Terra Strategies

address

4021 E. Grant

Supervisors

Ignacio Romero, (Ignacio.G.Romero@gmail.com )

Michael Dewey

from

05/05/12

to

07/28/2012

Experience

Political Canvasser,  Environmental issues, asking peoples opinions door to door and in public places.

Employer

Raytheon Missile Systems

address

1151 E. Hermans Road, Tucson, AZ  85706

Supervisors

Andrew Vandivort (team lead) 545-9637, amvandivort@raytheon.com

 

Steven Wagner (Dept Manager, Image Processing/ EO Center) 794-3807, srwagner@raytheon.com

from

06/01/99

to

04/24/03

Job description

Developing realtime embedded applications in C/C++.  Extensive BSP hacking w. VxWorks.  Extensive Linux system configuration, administration, application development.  Middleware development with Rose Realtime on VxWorks PPC targets, Windows NT platform.

Activities & Honors

Vice president of Raytheon Linux Users Group.  Member of YESnet.  RMS Excellence in Technology Award 2001, co-authored Software Portability, Interoperability and Reuse: A Middleware Approach, 2002

 

Employer

Miracle Tutoring

address

123 W 4th st., Tucson, AZ  85705

Supervisor(s)

myself

from

01/30/91

to

06/01/99

Job description

Proprietor and main tutor of Miracle Tutoring.  Private tutor for students ranging in ages from junior high school through graduate school.  Focus on mathematics, physics, chemistry, basic computer skills

 

Employer

University of Arizona

address

The University of Arizona, 85721

Supervisor(s)

Dr. Stephen Kukolich, 621-2969, Old Chem 316

from

05/25/97

to

08/20/97

Job description

Work in microwave spectroscopy, first exposure to vacuum technology, troubleshooting and renovating various electronic devices which were employed in taking microwave spectra.  A good introduction to quantum mechanics in practice.

 

Employer

NSF/Research Corp/PCC/University of Arizona Summer Bridge

address

The University of Arizona, 85721

Supervisor(s)

Dr. Stephen Kukolich, 621-2969, Old Chem 316

from

05/25/94, 95

to

08/20/94, 95

Job description

Identical to the aforementioned.  Co-funded by the NSF and Research Corporation in the PCC Summer Bridge Program.  Awarded to students of superior skill and interest in sciences.

 

Employer

NASA Space Grant/ University of Arizona

address

The University of Arizona, 85721

Supervisor(s)

Dr. George H. Rieke, 621-2832, Steward Observatory #264, Dr. Marcia Rieke, 621-2731,   Steward Observatory #262

from

Sep. 1993

to

May 1994

Job description

The NASA Space Grant funded this internship for a select few PCC students in addition to U. of A. students.  Worked on renovation of a near IR germanium spectrometer, including the data acquisition, control circuits and the optical system.

 

Personal References

Name

Bob Hamilton

address

30 W Mesquite Pl., Green Valley, AZ 85614

Phone number

Home: 520.399.3010 , Mobile:  520.906.9212

email

 hamiltro_caz@yahoo.com

Years known

8

 

Name

Dorothy W. Downs

address

1711 N. Placita Tuberia, Tucson, AZ 85745

Phone num(s)

520.425.4768 (Mobile/SMS)

email

doridowns@gmail.com

Years known

5

 

Professional References

Name

Garrett J. Wright

qualifications

  • Principal Software Engineer/ Senior Software Engineer with Honors at Raytheon  

  • .Software Engineering major, Embry Riddle College,  Raytheon Missile Systems, numerous programs, awards 

Profile

http://www.linkedin.com/pub/garrett-wright/4/6a8/392

Phone num(s)

(520) 884-5502 (home), (520) 545-9664 (work)

email

everkorn311@yahoo.com

Years known

3

 

 

Name

Ignacio Romero

qualifications

Veterans Affairs Caseworker | U.S Military Officer

Profile

www.linkedin.com/pub/ignacio­romero/3a/91/237/en

Phone num(s)

562-477-0615

email

ignacio.g.romero@gmail.com

Years known

3

 

Name

Patrick Wong

qualifications

Proprietor, landlord

Profile

http://www.linkedin.com/pub/patrick-wong/7a/651/725/en

Phone num(s)

559-356-4399  (SMS preferred)

email

wongpa333@gmail.com

Years known

2