Gregory Thomas Wright

10159 Sharp Road, Swartz Creek MI 48473

     Phone: (810) 280-8780 Fax: (501) 647-9102 E-mail:  gtwright@tir.com

 

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

 

Competencies with computers include Windows use with Internet, local- and wide-area networking (LAN and WAN), data security, and using a variety of programs including Photoshop. Computer languages now include HyperText Markup Language and C programming, with fast adjustment to similar and derived languages such as Javascript, C++, C#, and compiled Java. Knowledgeable in basic electronics concepts and assembly. Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills.

 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Tutored fellow educators, students and parents in the use of computers and the Internet. Many became familiar with e-mail and World Wide Web use.

 

Experienced World Wide Web site creation, Wi-Fi use and the creation of a wireless computer network.

 

Learning continues; recent computer networking and security classes resulted in 4.0 grade point average.

 

Performed various management duties for a retail SCUBA store including: preparing accounts payable and receivable, reconciling the cash register and bank accounts, store inventory, vendor contact, sales including selecting SCUBA equipment to meet with customers individual needs, opening and closing of the store, scheduling SCUBA classes with instructors and students, organizing several interstate dive trips; setting store presentation.

 

Published composer of music for the shipwreck documentary Pewabic: Death Ship of Lake Huron. Member of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. Music created with Musical Instrument Digital Interface programs and equipment.

 

Instructor for the American Red Cross since 2000 in First Aid, CPR, and use of an Automated External Defibrillator for non-professional responders; classes taught in Michigan and Wyoming.

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

Professional Education Services Group Caledonia, Michigan April 2008- Present

Substitute Teacher, Genesee County grades K-12

 

Big Horn County School District #4 Basin, Wyoming August 2007-December 2007

Teacher of grades K-8 Vocal and Instrumental Music

 

Aspira of Florida; E. M. DeHostos Charter Middle School Miami, Florida August 2006-June 2007

Teacher of grades 5-8 General Music

 

Sport and Tech Scuba Center Burton, Michigan May 1994-September 2002

Partner, Manager, Customer Service

 

Flint Community Schools Flint, Michigan August 1992-August 2006

Teacher of grades K-6 Instrumental and Vocal Music - Tenure Granted August 1994

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Master of Liberal Studies Eastern Michigan University Interdisciplinary Technology

EMU College of Technology award (twice): Outstanding Academic Achievement

 

Bachelor of Music Education Northern Michigan University K-12 Music Education

Graduated with Cum Laude honors

Teaching Endorsement: Michigan "JX" (K-12 Music)