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Michael McGrath | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 18, 2016

Michael McGrath

Technical Writer
   United States
  |   Knoxville, TN
  |  5:39 am Local Time

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Minimum Hourly Rate $25

Experienced, creative, and self-motivated information technology professional with 10+ years of technical writing experience for private sector, State government, and federal government customers.

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Aug 6, 2015|Fact Checking|$190|Working
Jul 7, 2015|User Guides & Manuals|$420|Completed
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Jul 7, 2015|User Guides & Manuals|$420|Completed
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Jun 24, 2015|Copywriting|$40|Completed
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Portfolio

Created comprehensive reference guide used by the Federal Aviation Administration....
Wrote briefing notes discussing software version changes.
Created quick reference for the Federal Aviation Administration. This is to be printer...
Created fictitious business cases for Elance client.
This report was submitted to the Governor of Tennessee and the Rehabilitation Services...
Developed a simple one page document that clearly explains how to comment on a proposed...
Created a simple bi-fold program for the Ms. Wheelchair Tennessee Crowning Ceremony....
This report was submitted to the Governor of Tennessee and the Rehabilitation Services...
Created a one page flyer to market our organization, McGrath Solutions.
Updated and made changes to the DateAble Access database. Followed customer...
Converted black and white paper copy of brochure into color, MS Word version.
Article I researched and wrote about Securing Rackspace DB Servers.

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Service Description

Extensive experience with writing software requirements, equipment upgrade documents, user guides, administrator manuals, briefing notes, quick guides, annual reports, statistical summaries, creating graphs, charts, and diagrams, slides and presentations, letters of recommendation, grant writing, and organization by-laws and policies and procedures.

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Employment

McGrath Solutions Inc.
Executive Director
2013 - Present
Founded a nonprofit organization called McGrath Solutions, Inc. with a mission to increase employment for individuals with disabilities in the STEM fields. We hire and manage interns with...
State Rehabilitation Council of Tennessee
Vice-Chair Volunteer
2010 - Present
Appointed by the Governor of Tennessee to serve 2-terms on the State Rehabilitation Council of Tennessee. The State Rehabilitation Council advises and partners with the Tennessee Vocational...
Independent Consultant
Freelance Web Developer/Database Developer
2000 - 2013
Provided freelance web development and database development for several nonprofits and small businesses. Clients included Bowie Optometric Group, South River Eye Care, DateAble, Inc, The CP...
CSC
Programmer Analyst Professional
2005 - 2011
Traffic Flow Management System (TFMS) June 2010 - May 2011 Helped to create the GUI design documentation for the Terminal Situation Display (TSD) enhancements for the Collaborative Trajectory...
Bender Consulting Services
Associate Systems Consultant
2004 - 2005
Assisted office with all technology needs, including preparing analysis of practice covering the areas of patient demographics, expenses, day-to-day operations, patient satisfaction, and eyeglass...
Maryland Office for New Americans
Administrative Specialist Intern
2002 - 2003
Integral member of a state agency working with seven other staff members from various countries, such as the Dominican Republic, Russia, and Ethiopia to provide services to the foreign-born...

Education

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Universit
Master of Information Technology
2009 - 2011
University of Maryland Baltimore County
Information Systems Management
1999 - 2003
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technical writing
software requirements
user guide
annual reports
statistical summaries
system administrator guide
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