Karen Schwarzbauer

Project Management and IT Cyber Security Consultant

About Karen

Trained in IT and cyber security: operating systems, networking, and system administration.  Software: LINUX, WINDOWS, PHP, Bash, Powershell, SQL, Java, Access, Oracle, HTML, Apache, TCP/IP, others.   Proficient in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Windows, more. Recent coursework includes Green Belt Training (Chicago Deming Association, Six Sigma Masters Program, Naperville, IL). Microtrain: Completed Microsoft Project I training & Certified Associate in Project Management CAPM® certification (2013); MCITP/MCSA (SQL Database, Windows 7, Enterprise) (in progress). Cyber Aces cyber security contestant – top 18% of competitors after third training module (Operating Systems, Networking, System Administration).


Experience

Walter Kuntz CLU®,ChFC®,CFP®, of Northwestern Mutual Financial Network - Downers Grove, IL 60515 | March 2010 - December 2010
Financial Representative Assistant


Consultant - Clarendon Hills, IL 60514 | Not Set - Not Set



Independent Project Management & IT Cybersecurity Consultant - Clarendon Hills, IL | November 2013 - Present
Independent Project Management & IT Consultant
Project Management and IT Support – Windows. Enterprise, SQL Database & CAPM® Project Management Associate – Short term or longer projects for business, educational, or Not for Profit Organizations. Includes:

Independent Project Management and IT Cyber Security Consultant - Clarendon Hills, IL | April 2000 - Present

Project Management and IT Support – Windows. Enterprise, SQL Database & CAPM® Project Management Associate – Short term or longer projects for business, educational, or Not for Profit Organizations. Includes:

Education

Microtrain | 1970
Currently earning certifications as MCITP/MCSA and SQL database

Chicago Deming Association | Not Set
Six Sigma Masters Program, Green Belt Training

College of DuPage | Not Set
SQL, Java, Internet & HTML; Database Management (Oracle, Access)

DePaul University | Not Set
Computer Career Certificate, Software development (B.S. equivalent)

Rush University Medical School | Not Set
completed two years in good standing

Southern Illinois University | Not Set
Bachelor of Science, Communications

Cyber Aces foundation Cyber Security Competition, | 2013
certificate, Cyber Security