Chief Technology Officer
VP, Product Strategy & Development
Directed product development, including build vs. buy decisions, investment justifications, and delivery schedules. Cultivated strategic partnerships with AAS, Oracle, and CustomSolutions. Built 250-member enterprise architecture team, and transformed culture to more agile-based delivery approach. Administered $50M budget.
2017 | 2018
United States Military Academy at West Point
Managed projects and technology management team, by training and developing staff to complete transition from DoD based system to .edu commercial cloud platform.
2007 | 2009
Assistant Vice President, Academic Affairs
Developed a budget with 9 academic departments in coordination with department chairs overseeing $2.5M in budgetary requirements.
2017 | Present
Richard Robitaille, LLC
As a management consultant, develop and implement policies, procedures, and systems for various businesses and coach executive staff on strategic planning and process development resulting in increased efficiency to meet financial and business goals.
2009 | 2017
Associate Vice President, Office of Military and Veteran Affairs
Selected by President to develop, staff and organize the first Office of Military and Veterans affairs to oversee all veteran’s affairs issues across the system. Developed strategic plans for military and veteran’s affairs operations for 7 campuses and initiated the inaugural Veterans Reflection Project across the college and implemented the first Gold Star Reflections Project on campus.
1987 | 2018
First Sergeant, Retired
United States Army
Served as the senior non-commissioned officer in the unit and as primary advisor to the commander.
Training and Development
Cross Functional Team Building
C-Level Relationship Management
Managed $2.5M budget to fund academic operations of the college and completed annual budget on time and meeting the strategic guidance of the college.
Developed the first National ‘Online Veterans Resource Center’ which successfully aided all veterans with benefits information and other resources.
Oversaw development, design and architecture of new website and its transition from a Department of Defense (DoD) based system to an .edu commercial cloud platform with total success