Lance Lawson 209-544-0518


Objective: A position as trainer and applicator.



CSUS BS Business Administration:

Computer Information Systems and Operations Management concentrations.

CSUS MBA coursework in operations and marketing completed.


Modesto Junior College:

AS Engineering.



Microsoft certified MCP, Cisco certified CCENT.

CompTia certified: A+, Net+, I-Net+, Server+, Security+, Project Management+.

State Licensed Instructor. (CA).

Technical Skills:


Technical training and certification documentation prepared to pass ComTia A+ and Network+ programs.

Researching computer hardware and software. Assembly of systems, testing, documentation of. Upgrading, repair. Installation of systems. MS-DOS Windows 8.1, PowerShell, Linux, Server03-12, Chrome, Mac, Virtual machines, Cisco IOS, Networking, MS Office. MS Project, MS Visio, Training of up to thirty five students, Programming, SQL, LAN, WAN, Databases.Project management, Bid solicitation and selection, Business development. Microsoft and Lotus trainer and reseller. Wireshark, Nessus, Nmap, MBSA, GNS3. Social media certificate, Linkedin, Google tools: analytics, adwords, Google+, Hacking academy, CCNA, Search engine optimization. Android (jelly bean, kitkat).Social media, WordPress, and Hootsuite.


Technical Experience:


4/92 - Present. Lawson Computing. Owner, Computer application with business. Modesto, CA. Business consulting, sales, training. Wireless, networking, home entertainment systems. System installations, management of, and upgrading. Web development. Marketing. Management advising.


10/06 - 4/12. Institute of Technology. Modesto, CA. Instructor. Networking and computer technician training. Curriculum development and delivery. Answer, evaluate, and prioritize requests for assistance from users experiencing problems with hardware, software, networking, telephony, and other computer related technologies. Oversee day to day technical operations. VMware, Windows, DOS, Linux. Special projects as assigned. Microsoft Office training.


5/04 - 8/05. BIVAC NA, The Home Depot, Lathrop CA. Auditor / Distribution center. Warehouse computer systems WMS, RF, wireless systems. Management reports. Continuous improvement, verifying freight, and optimization throughout facilities. Supplying fifty to sixty Home Depot stores. Logistics of receiving one hundred trucks a day.


3/98 - 2/03. Community Business College. Modesto CA. Operations assistant Instructor. Training toward computer certifications. Computer Administrator and purchasing (two hundred plus units). Business and program development. Set up and install new desktop equipment ensuring proper installation of cabling, operating systems, and appropriate software. Participate in special projects as assigned by management. Microsoft Office and CompTia A+ certification instruction.


3/97 - 3/98. D & M Hancock Inc. Modesto CA. Engineering contractor. Operations assistant - Estimator - project manager assistant. Sourcing, purchasing, and proposal writing. Staff support and business development. Project management. Bid solicitation and summaries prepared for upper management.


7/90 - 4/92. Office Club - Depot. Modesto CA. Computer - electronic departments lead. Corporate support-sales. Retailing, setup and AS/400 experience. Configuration of floor models and displays. Consulting, installations.


12/87 - 7/90. Future Communications Company. Modesto, CA. Store Operations, Computer sales - service. Cable, telecommunications, electronics. Computers, business and home networking, home theater systems, security systems, support. Digitizers, AutoCAD. Business development, ordering of equipment, job and crew scheduling.