Resume


Conner Tranquill

18 year old Student Entrepreneur and Student Information Technology Specialist with three years of experience designing and managing technology infrastructure for the Pennington County GOP. You can find more information regarding what I do for the Pennington County GOP by clicking here.

EXPERIENCE

Snell Restaurant Group, Florence SC—Dishwasher

October 2021 - August 1st

  • Wash dishes, glassware, flatware, pots, or pans, using dishwashers or by hand.

  • Place clean dishes, utensils, or cooking equipment in storage areas.

  • Maintain kitchen work areas, equipment, or utensils in clean and orderly condition.

  • Sort and remove trash, placing it in designated pickup areas.

Pennington County Republican Party, Rapid City SD—Marketing And Communications Director

July 2021 - Present

  • Respond to requests for information from the media or designate an appropriate spokesperson or information source.

  • Study the objectives, promotional policies, or needs of organizations to develop public relations strategies that will influence public opinion or promote ideas, products, or services.

  • Establish or maintain cooperative relationships with representatives of community, consumer, employee, or public interest groups.

  • Collect, analyze, and interpret data such as election results and public opinion surveys; report on findings, recommendations, and conclusions.

  • Gather and organize information to plan advertising campaigns.

  • Confer with clients to provide marketing or technical advice.

  • Plan and execute advertising policies and strategies for organizations.

  • Configure, monitor, and maintain email applications or virus protection software.

  • Confer with network users about how to solve existing system problems.

  • Research new technologies by attending seminars, reading trade articles, or taking classes, and implement or recommend the implementation of new technologies.

  • Recommend changes to improve systems and network configurations, and determine hardware or software requirements related to such changes.

  • Train people in computer system use.

  • Back up or modify applications and related data to provide for disaster recovery.

  • Determine sources of web page or server problems, and take action to correct such problems.

  • Review or update web page content or links in a timely manner, using appropriate tools.

  • Monitor systems for intrusions or denial of service attacks, and report security breaches to appropriate personnel.

  • Implement web site security measures, such as firewalls or message encryption.

  • Administer internet/intranet infrastructure, including components such as web, file transfer protocol (FTP), news and mail servers.

  • Collaborate with development teams to discuss, analyze, or resolve usability issues.

  • Test backup or recovery plans regularly and resolve any problems.

  • Monitor web developments through continuing education, reading, or participation in professional conferences, workshops, or groups.

  • Implement updates, upgrades, and patches in a timely manner to limit loss of service.

  • Identify or document backup or recovery plans.

  • Install or configure web server software or hardware to ensure that directory structure is well-defined, logical, secure, and that files are named properly.

  • Develop web site performance metrics.

  • Identify, standardize, and communicate levels of access and security.

  • Inform web site users of problems, problem resolutions or application changes and updates.

  • Provide training or technical assistance in web site implementation or use.

  • Develop and implement marketing plans for home pages, including print advertising or advertisement rotation.

  • Set up or maintain monitoring tools on web servers or web sites.

Morning News, Florence SC—Maintenance Worker

March 2021 - August 1st

  • Set up, positioned and removed different materials and furniture to prepare facility for special events.

  • Sprayed insecticides and fumigants to prevent insect and rodent infestation.

  • Maintained compliance with internal and regulatory safety standards, including OSHA.

  • Sanitized frequented areas and equipment using approved supplies.

  • Completed custodial rounds, including sweeping and vacuuming, glass cleaning and trash collecting.

  • Vacuumed all carpeted areas and mopped solid surfaces with proper chemical solutions.

  • Organized custodial closets to easily find equipment and supplies

Pennington County Republican Party, Rapid City SD—Information Technology Director (IT Director)

May 2019 - July 2021

  • Manage backup, security and user help systems.

  • Develop and interpret organizational goals, policies, and procedures.

  • Develop computer information resources, providing for data security and control, strategic computing, and disaster recovery.

  • Stay abreast of advances in technology.

  • Meet with department heads, managers, supervisors, vendors, and others, to solicit cooperation and resolve problems.

  • Provide users with technical support for computer problems.

  • Determine sources of web page or server problems, and take action to correct such problems.

  • Review or update web page content or links in a timely manner, using appropriate tools.

  • Monitor systems for intrusions or denial of service attacks, and report security breaches to appropriate personnel.

  • Implement web site security measures, such as firewalls or message encryption.

  • Administer internet/intranet infrastructure, including components such as web, file transfer protocol (FTP), news and mail servers.

  • Test backup or recovery plans regularly and resolve any problems.

  • Monitor web developments through continuing education, reading, or participation in professional conferences, workshops, or groups.

  • Implement updates, upgrades, and patches in a timely manner to limit loss of service.

  • Identify or document backup or recovery plans.

  • Collaborate with web developers to create and operate internal and external web sites, or to manage projects, such as e-marketing campaigns.

  • Develop web site performance metrics.

  • Document installation or configuration procedures to allow maintenance and repetition.

  • Test issues such as system integration, performance, and system security on a regular schedule or after any major program modifications.

  • Recommend web site improvements, and develop budgets to support recommendations.

  • Inform web site users of problems, problem resolutions or application changes and updates.

  • Perform user testing or usage analyses to determine web sites' effectiveness or usability.

  • Correct testing-identified problems, or recommend actions for their resolution.

  • Evaluate or recommend server hardware or software.

  • Develop or document style guidelines for web site content.

  • Develop and implement marketing plans for home pages, including print advertising or advertisement rotation.

Rapid City Journal, Rapid City SD—Maintenance Worker

March 2019 - March 2021

  • Set up, positioned and removed different materials and furniture to prepare facility for special events.

  • Sprayed insecticides and fumigants to prevent insect and rodent infestation.

  • Maintained compliance with internal and regulatory safety standards, including OSHA.

  • Sanitized frequented areas and equipment using approved supplies.

  • Completed custodial rounds, including sweeping and vacuuming, glass cleaning and trash collecting.

  • Vacuumed all carpeted areas and mopped solid surfaces with proper chemical solutions.

  • Organized custodial closets to easily find equipment and supplies

  • Sprayed insecticides and fumigants to prevent insect and rodent infestation.]


COLLEGE EDUCATION

Rogers State University, Claremore Oklahoma

August 2022 - Present


HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATION

Trinity Collegiate School, Florence South Carolina

August 2021 - May 28th 2022

Saint Thomas More High School, Rapid City South Dakota

March 2019 - March 2021

Bartlesville High School, Bartlesville Oklahoma

August 2018 - March 2019

SKILLS


  • Web Site Design

  • Event Planning

  • Training Programs

  • IT Management

  • Web Server Management