He has been at the township of Bloomfield as a CIO/IT Director for a little over 9 years. He has been recognized as the first African American Head of Department for the township. He has an undergraduate degree in English with a minor in Biology, an advance degree in Information Systems management from Keller Graduate School of Management and a Master’s Degree in Public Policy and Management from Milano the New School for Management and Urban Policy. He recently join the ranks of Certified Government Chief Information Officers in 2018 thru Public Technology Institute and Rutgers University.
Since 2018 he has been an appointed Board Member of a state wide organization of Professional Government Information Technology Leaders. He served as a Board member of New Jersey Government Information Sciences and in 2021 he has been voted Vice president/President-Elect for the years 2021-2023 and in 2023 he will transition as the organizations President. He most recently completed a certificate program at Cornell University e-cornell program I Diversity and Inclusion for HR.
He became an instant team leader in the IT field working either in the private, non-profit or the now public local government sector. He has expressed a thought-provoking work ethic and the desire to learn and teach all the aspects of this very highly paced and challenging field. As a senior member of IT departments, he always strides for competency, thoughtfulness and professionalism. It is clear that his background has giving him strong human and technical skills, which has made him a well-respected professional in the field.