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Michael R. Lawrence
8060 Rexmill Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46227
home /home office 317-222-1449 1-877-286-1028

Executive Summary
Highly Motivated Network Security Analyst, Competent Network Administrator & Engineer,  dynamic & adaptive individual, can motivate teams to complete complex projects using my tenacity, drive for excellence, leadership abilities, & motivation skills to exceed my employer’s expectations & achieve ultimate success.  Project management, asset management, logistics & operations, Windows Unix/Linux Mac & integration of mixed environments. Windows or Unix/Linux (BSD including Mac OS 10) various types of routers Cisco (GUI/Basic Cisco admin.) or Nortel Microsoft Office, Corel, Open Office. Intermediate Spanish & Italian, basic Japanese.   I also know enough to spot common mistakes with auditing tools for Security Threats hidden within ,System configuration, Source code base, to alert programming staff to possible threats before moving a project live.

My Specializations are: Network Administration and Network Security , Windows/Unix, Hardware ,Routers Computer Repair and support. Monitoring the health of the environment  Build, install and configure servers Server Patch management Documentation of Procedures

Generalist : some Website  support/Editing Basic to Intermediate Website Development or basic SQL Server support

Education , Certifications and Training & Licenses
De Vry University  Keller Graduate School of Management, Indianapolis, IN

  • Master of Network and Communications Management : With Information Security  

ITT Technical Institute, Indianapolis, IN


  • Active Certifications & Licensing : COMPTIA A+;  COMPTIA Network+  MCP Windows XP (MCSA Line) 3COM OEM/VAR, CISCO VAR, Corel OEM/VAR


Current Certification Training/Enrolled/Pending Training: Security+(Retake) Linux+   Server + Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) (MCP-70-290/ 70-291 Windows 2003) MCITP 2008

 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) CCNA Cisco Certified Network Associate.  Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)  Certified Information Forensics Investigator (CIFI) COMPTIA IT Project + COMPTIA CTT+  Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator CHFI International Association of Forensic Computer Examiners CCE

US Army Quartermaster School, Fort Lee, VA    August 1996

Equivalence of an Associate degree in Petroleum Engineering, GPA: 98.5/100


Professional experience Summery

(Involved in IT Industry Since Aug 1997.)

 Smart-source Inc. West Chicago, July 2009– present  IT Field.   Consultant /On call temp

 Repair or service Leased computer systems, Point of sale  , in stall office environments, Installed servers

And satisfied any other Contractual per project requirements 

Smart-source/ Qualxserv / USA Gov’t. Roudebush Veterans Hospital ,Indianpolis,IN   OCT 2009, Installed Lexmark MFP Copier/printer/Fax Machines as per Contract

Smart-source /Insight IT/EDS/ Bank Of America (Sep 2009), Installed Cisco VOIP Phones, And Teleconferencing Equipment Dismantled legacy PBX , Assited in configuration and testing.


Smart-source /Target Corp (July 2009) Installed New Point of Sale Equipment, System Refresh etc, For my Neighborhood Target stores as most Current Contract.


Go-2-IT –Group Lorain, Ohio September 2008- July 2009 IT Field.   Consultant / On call temp

Repair or service Leased computer systems, Point of sale  , in stall office environments, Installed servers

And satisfied any other Contractual per project requirements


Lone Wolf Enterprises, 1-877-286-1028  Indianapolis, IN August 1997–Current

Proprietor & IT Consultant Provided administration Heavy background in Linux; Windows/NT/2000/2003 Server Environments and security audits, Linux Administration.

Build PC’s for clients & provided training on E-commerce, web-site site design, Information Systems consulting, servers installed, LANs installation, and integration services Handled Security threats to Clients, forensic services. Have Installed and configured Various servers and environments and or migration projects.


Have held Several local Corp to Corp contracts with local IT staffing Firms/Or site Firms, Including TRS.

As well for other Outsourcing agencies


Major projects: ITT Capstone (academic) Deploys of Secured wireless networks for 2 not-for-profit Entities. , Help desk, security auditor, Zolrich Group , TRS field projects , IBM Connect.

Have also voluntary  provided IT services to some well known local charities. I have also done many instillations for many large fortune 500 companies (NDA None disclosure) and provided other contracted services through other unlisted partnering placement firms.

Kelly Services  march 2007-current (seasonal) / On call temp

Evaluator : grade student exams;  ISTEP , FCAT, CAT.

TRS: Technical Resource & Research Staffing August 1998-June 2003
Technician assigned to Various TRS Clients for assignments ranging from complete infrastructure installation to mainframe migration, network administration, site repair backup operations complex projects, Novell, Unix, Migrations, Windows, domain migrations/mergers/forest, Lotus notes, web server, email LDAP, directory services migration & emergency recovery operations Administered several mail servers and a domain forest


U.S. Army National Guard, Indianapolis, IN August 1998 –May 1999

 E-3 77F10 Petroleum Engineer.

Performed maintenance on petroleum equipment, tanks, pumps, brumes, pipe-lines & supply operations. Assisted in vehicle maintenance such as tankers. Cataloged & performed asset administration.

(Professional experience Summery  Continued)

U.S. Army Ft. Lee VA March 1996 –August 1996

 E-3 77F10 Petroleum Engineer.

Preformed Training operations for MOS Specification, Performed maintenance on petroleum equipment, tanks, pumps, brumes, pipe-lines & supply operations. Assisted in vehicle maintenance such as tankers. Cataloged & performed asset administration.

Other Employs: McDonalds Corp 7-Eleven Etc., other Part Time work unlisted., Old contracts unlisted.

Professional memberships
 IISFA: International Information Systems Forensics Association
IWA: International Webmaster Association
SME: Society of Manufacturing Engineers

MCP: Microsoft Certified Professional

CWNP: Certified Wireless Network Professional : Student member.

ITT Technical Institute Alumni Association

MCP: Microsoft Certified Professional

Microsoft O.E.M computer manufacturer, Corel OEM VAR., Cisco Authorized Equipment Vender, Creative Labs Authorized VAR, 3-Com VAR, PC. VAR














Skills Addendum

Network Security: Proficiency with IP-SEC, V.P.N. Setups Routing, auditing of databases, hardware & software products, & other factors for network security, White Hat/ Ethical hacking techniques, & tools to keep internal & external threats at bay. Drive recovery, basic forensic evidence logging & recovery & tracing network intrusions. Numerous Security models, Threat assessment utilities, and IT Industry Standard Security Policies or Custom writing them per clients needs.
Network IDS software/Monitoring Suits/ Forensics : Netcat, Ethereal, MacAfee IDS, wireless Sniffers, Kismet Netstumbler, La Brea Cain & Abel Win-Bart-Pe (XP on CD for OEM & pass recovery) John the Ripper, Hydra, Aircrack, AirSnort, Solar Winds, Pwdump, Rainbow Crack, Nesses, SATAN, Web Scarab, Web Inspect, Burp suite, Nikto, Snort, AntiVir, ClamAv, Hping2, OpenSSH, PuTTY, SSH, GFILANguard, Sysinternals-utils, Dsniff, Sleuth Kit/Autopsy Spybot-S&D, Rootkit Hunter, Bastille, eTrust Network Forensics, ADSSpy, X-Ways, NTA Stealth, DriveSpy LADS, CsADSDetecto, R-Studio Data Recovery, Copy Commander, Drive Copy, Ghost, HDClonem, PCISniffer, HDShredder, PGP, GnuPG.
Network Administration: Installation of hardware software, router setup, user profile configuration setup.

Web-server FTP Setup under Windows or UNIX & Novell Platforms, Familiarity with UNIX SQL relational Database systems &, Microsoft SQL database administration. Novell, Windows NT Workstation & Server / Win-2000, Linux, Solaris, BSD,  Setting up Print shares & File servers, GCC DistCC (distributed compiling server for programming staff) directory services, LDAP E-mail. (MS-Exchange, Qmail, Sendmail, Lotus-Notes, Exim, (webmail: Zimbra,SquirrelMail), Eudora, World Mail, Netscape Messaging Server, Novell GroupWise,  Stalker Internet Mail Server) Groupware: GroupWise, Lotus Notes, Zimbra. Monitoring the health of the environment  Build, install and configure servers Server Patch management Documentation of Procedures

Network Systems: Over 5 years experience with network cabling; protocols TC/IP (IPv4 & IPv6), NET-BUI,

 IP/SPX, Routers bridges  Cisco devices 3 Years with voice over IP(VOIP)devices, LAN /                                                           Wan Protocols for VLAN & active bridging &   routing path discovery, OSPF   Rip-1&2, Frame, Relay, ATM, SNA, DNS-(IPv4&6),MPLS,RSVP, MPLS, LDP, SAP,       UPNP, PVC’s, SVC’s, VPN software (proprietary & open sources), file shares Zero-conf Bonjour.

 Software/&/Operating Systems: Windows 95/98 NT 2000/3 XP, Linux (RedHat, Debian, Mandrake, Gentoo, Knoppix (inc. network router flavors)), Unix, SGI Irix, DOS, Dr. DOS, Novell, SCO, BSD, MACOS, XENIX,VAX,HP-UNIX,OS 2, Microsoft, Corel, Lotus, Open-Office X-Windows, KDE, Gnome, GNU-Step Environments, Apache, Send-Mail, Open-LDAP, Web-min, SAMBA, (including emulation of Windows Domain servers & active directory with Linux / Unix), Microsoft Office, Remedy, Oracle Database, Microsoft Active Directory, Novell Directory, Netscape Directory,      Mozilla, Vari-CAD, Corel Draw, Adobe Photo-Shop Dream Weaver, Microsoft SQL, Access, Some scripting bash cshell tcsh  , Nero, Cakewalk,  MS-exchange, Qmail, Sendmail, Lotus Notes, Exim, zimbra, SquirrelMail    Eudora, World Mail, Netscape Messaging Server, Novell GroupWise, Stalker Internet Mail Server
Computer Hardware: PC Servers Mac’s Sun Sparc Cobalt SGI IRIX, industrial computers, passive backplane blade servers, mainframes, Custom Hardware: 3D CAD systems, digital Sound Studio, electronics diagnostic,  Hospital/Medical computers
Router Hardware: Various Cisco, Nortel, Firebox , or Custom build Linux PC’s configured as specialty Routers I/E Red-Wall Firewall or Open-wall or Smooth-wall, and or Other Linux / BSD Distributions.

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