Resume: Stephen B. Frasier

410 Center Ave.
Dickson, TN 37055
Phone: 615.483.4166
Email: frasier.stephen@gmail.com

Experience

December 2013 – present: Freeman Recovery Center — Web Content Writer

August – December 2013: Discovery Place — Web Content & SEO; Burns, TN
Responsible for web content creation, copywriting, editing, blogging, and social media; strong emphasis on optimized, quality web content (text, images, video) to generate high search engine rankings naturally/organically

2005 – 2013: Independent Web Content & SEO Specialist; Nashville, TN
Responsible for content-oriented SEO/web marketing strategy with focus on web content creation, copywriting, editing, WordPress blogging, and social media; utilized organic and PPC (pay per click) approaches to increase web traffic, with strong emphasis on optimized, quality web content (text, images, video) to generate high search engine rankings naturally/organically; used open-source operating systems (Linux Ubuntu, Mint) and applications (GIMP for graphics/image editing, LibreOffice for documents and spreadsheets, Bluefish Editor for coding, FileZilla for FTP, & others) in addition to standard Windows OS & software

1999 – 2005: Independent Web Developer; Atlanta, Georgia, and Nashville, TN
Responsible for the development of new web sites and maintenance of existing web sites for small- to medium-sized companies, using tools such as Allaire/Macromedia HomeSite, Macromedia DreamWeaver, Flash, Fireworks, GIMP, Microsoft FrontPage, and straight HTML/DHTML coding; experienced in the implementation of CGI/Perl scripts, VBScript, JavaScript, ColdFusion, ASP, and DHTML, including database, merchant accounts, and e-commerce systems; very knowledgeable with regard to the dynamic science of web site promotion and search engine submission; specialize in the implementation of strategies that result in increased web traffic for clients; talented and confident with regard to communication with clients and determination of client needs

1998 – 1999: Peach State Funding, Inc. — Manager of Information Technology; Atlanta, GA
Responsible for installation, configuration, and maintenance of computer hardware, operating systems, and software, including NT Server 4.0 (SP4), NT Workstation 4.0, Win9x, Microsoft Office 97 and 2000, various mortgage lending software, and many other applications and web development tools; creation and maintenance of the company’s web site, management of the company’s major point-of-sale web development project; initial migration from Novell 4.11 to NT Server 4.0; Y2K project management; all aspects of telecommunications and network hardware, including ISDN router; authoring technical documentation; also responsible for virtually all decision-making with regard to technology issues confronting the company

1997 – 1998: Inform/Corporate Express, Inc. — Systems Administrator; Nashville, TN
Responsible for the configuration and maintenance of computer hardware, operating systems, and software, including Windows NT 3.51, Windows 95, Novell 4.1, SCO Unix OpenServer 5.04, Microsoft Office ’95 and ’97, Microsoft Exchange, TopForm, and various terminal emulation software; decision-making with regard to computing issues, training, purchasing, networking, documentation, and distribution of computer resources based on needs, budget, and system requirements; development and maintenance of company web site; maintenance of all aspects of telecommunications and networking, including network-related hardware and cabling, modems, ISDN and T-1 lines, as well as digital telephone and voicemail systems; also served as member of four-person management team

1994 – 1997: American Homepatient, Inc. — Accounting Systems Specialist; Nashville, TN
Responsible for projects involving the automation of journal entries, PC support, software and hardware installation, limited network support, creating and supporting multiple companies, including joint ventures, on the Platinum general ledger system, procedure documentation, technical writing, accounting software maintenance, and other duties

1990 – 1994: State of Tennessee — EDP Auditor, Level II; Nashville, TN
Responsibilities included auditing mainframe, mid-range, and microcomputer applications and operating systems, designing related audit programs, presenting audit results to management, preparing audit reports for publication, supervising and evaluating staff auditors, writing technical documentation, assisting the EDP Audit Manager with special projects, and reviewing and purchasing computer software and audit reference materials. Was also responsible for certain PC support functions, such as installation of software, spreadsheet/macro design, help desk, etc. Systems audited include DEC VAX/VMS, RACF-protected IBM/Amdahl, Motorola Delta, AS-400, XENIX/UNIX, Novell, and LANtastic

1989 – 1990: KPMG Peat Marwick — Staff Auditor; Nashville, TN
Performed financial audits of companies in manufacturing, higher education, governmental, not-for-profit, and other industries

Certification

1992: passed ‘Certified Information Systems Auditor’ exam at first sitting
1995: passed three parts of the CPA exam at single sitting
1999: passed Microsoft Networking Essentials at first sitting

Education

1985 – 1989: Bachelor of Science Degree – Accounting; Lipscomb University
1997: Attended computer networking courses, including ‘Networking Technologies’ and ‘4.x Network Administration’
1999: Successfully completed an 8-week MCSE training course at AmeriTrain (Atlanta)

References

Professional references are available upon request

Recent moves

Because it’s a lot to keep up with…

Jun-Oct 2013:
307 High St.
Dickson, TN 37055

Oct 13-Dec 5 2013:
149 Lena Loop
Burns, TN 37029

Dec 5 2013-present:
410 Center Ave.
Dickson, TN 37029