Rod is a versatile, seasoned, professional with breadth of experience that spans the sciences, the arts, the novel and the traditional; a visionary, with depth of knowledge in multiple fields. When you seek a program management professional who is meticulous at solving complex problems, Rod is known for effectively using available resources to find creative solutions. Equally effective in startup or large company environments.
Adept at leadership in strategic planning, physical/cyber security, systems integration, project management, program management, policy development, technical practices and governance documentation, corporate real estate operations, design & construction as well as automotive and aviation maintenance and service operations.
He leads and mentors successful, collaborative, globally-distributed, cross-functional teams and acts as a trusted consultant and advisor to business leaders and client stakeholders as well as engineers, security managers, project managers, operation managers, product managers, technical program managers, and other functions. Excels at igniting corporate transformation through innovative solutions and by building relationships.
Rod possesses extensive experience in telecommunications network operations, infrastructure security, infrastructure of national security importance, telecommunications facilities management, data center operations, mission-critical facilities, high-visibility marquee administrative buildings and high-rise buildings, industrial manufacturing, automotive and aviation service operations.
Multi-lingual: English, Spanish and French.
Risk taker, yet calculated. Continuous learner. Schooled, yet self taught. Extrovert, yet shy. Problem solver, troublemaker. Musician, watchmaker. Athletic, yet out of shape. Very professional, yet accessible and down to earth. Humble, yet proud.