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R. Terry McGhee

Longwood University
Director, Project Management Office
United States
Short Bio

Industry (1976-1980)

-started in IT in 1978 writing BASIC statistical programs for textile industrial engineering applications

USAF. 1980 -1996
-retired "early" from USAF as communications officer (telecom, data, voice, satellite, air traffic control)

-charter member of US SPACE COMMAND. Managed very large engineering projects of: solid state power distribution, electro magnetic pulse protection, early Internet deployments

-Directed future systems information technology research for USAF across 17 world-wide Air Force bases

PBS (1992-2001) (St. Louis, MO)
-managed HD tv rollout to public (data/metadata aspects)
-developed Internet Service provider services for station with Competitive Local
Exchange Carrier(CLEC )
-developed Microsoft streaming media services model for station's for- profit video production studio
-video engineer/editor/producer

K12-higher education 2001-present)
-4 years VA Community college Administrator/faculty
- Technology curriculum development
- Technical consulting to regional business, industry, governments, and education leaders. -Primarily in developing demand, use, and expertise in broadband fiber applications.
-technology director for large rural K-12 school division (15 schools)

Currently, director engineering and software development . Longwood University
- Server virtualization, large scale business process analysis/redesign and identity management system deployment.