Sue Darby

I am a specialist at bridging the gap between business managers and IT professionals. I am among the rare group of people who can translate business needs to the IT staff and the mid to high levels of technical information to the business users. I excel at identifying execution steps,… Continue reading

Reverse Job Description

Everyone has to read a job description to see if you meet the qualifications of the company but what if we, as job seekers were to publish our own job descriptions? Something that defines the job we’re looking for, the company culture, boss, tasks and location we’re after. It could… Continue reading

Habilitation Providers

The State has several types of providers who were previously “invisible” to management statistically. We knew they exist but really did not know exactly who they were or where the clients were. Frequently, the clients served were placed in a wrong environment and all sorts of havoc would happen when… Continue reading

Skills

Office Suites: Master Certified MS Office 2003, MS Office 95-2013, MS Outlook, MS Project, MS Visio, MS SharePoint 2007-2010, OneNote, Open Office, Adobe Pro X and XI Databases: MMIS, DS3, Citrix, Access, Enterprise, COGNOS Graphic Art Suites: Corel Draw,  Paint Shop Pro, Visio,  Dia, Freemind Operating Systems: Windows 3.1-10, DOS… Continue reading

What activities make me the happiest?

Patterns and drafting with sewing but I am a moody seamstress Document management and development of new forms with latitude for creativity Process development and procedure design Finding problems and coming up with ideas to fix it Being given a problem and finding a solution that helps someone else solve… Continue reading

Achievement – The Provider Search Tool

I discovered that a public search tool was broken due to recent regulation changes and database updates. It is a crucial tool for clients to use to find providers of services and our providers use to market or find other providers to help clients as well. I was tasked with… Continue reading

Experience Expanded

EXPERIENCE State of Alaska, Division of Senior & Disabilities, Quality Assurance, Provider Certification & Compliance Unit Office Assistant II May 2008 to Present Anchorage, AK Nine Star Education & Employment Career Development Center Mentor & Computer Instructor April 2006 to April 2008 Anchorage, Alaska Sue’s Tiny Costumes Owner Webmaster Author… Continue reading

Skills Expanded

SKILLS Administrative Ability to understand, analyze, apply, & explain complex program statutes, regulations, policies, & procedures Adjust work flow to complete critical tasks in a timely manner Develop specific process for processing archival & off site storage of files Brainstorm ways to streamline the administrative processes Procurement of supplies for… Continue reading