Nathan Kress - Resume
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - Nathan Kress - Resume
6917 Edgewater Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
PHP, HTML, CSS, AJAX, SSRS, VBA in Microsoft Office Applications, SQLRPGLE,
RPGLE, CLLE, Silverlight, ASP.net, MySQL, C & C++, Cobol, and Java using a variety
of development environments, platforms, and toolkits including Microsoft Visual Studio,
IBM, Adobe Photoshop,and Microsoft Office products.
Extensive web and database design/administration experience across many different
platforms and technology including: Apache Web Server, System i, SQL Server, SQL
(scripting and performance tuning), Microsoft Access,CGI, and IIS.
Raised $5,000 and participated in a cross country cycling trip called the Journey of Hope
whose purpose is to raise funds and awareness for people with disabilities.
Mentor at Horace Mann Elementary.
2005 OU Leadership Table
President - Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity.
Vice President of Fellowship - Phi Theta Kappa honor society.
Pledge Trainer – Pi Kappa Phi.
PUSH philanthropy volunteer for 4 years. Participated in PUSH week (fraternity’s
philanthropy) and the Big Event (an all-campus community service project).
Rush Chair – Pi Kappa Phi.
Experience creating reports in SQL Server Reporting Services.
Extensive web design and administration experience.
University of Oklahoma BBA – Management Information Systems, History Minor
2015-Present Adjunct Professor – ITT Tech
Adjunct Professor teaching database and programming courses at ITT Technical Institute.
2007-2013 Applications Developer/Analyst – Chesapeake Energy
Designed, developed, and maintained software applications for the Accounting,Finance,
and Division Orders groups at Chesapeake in a very fast paced environment, utilizing any
and every technology at our disposalto deliver solutions to our customers.Worked in a
few different areas of IT here in designing,fine tuning, optimizing, and supporting
databases and applications for the business groups we supported.Trained users on new
software and SQL best practices. Redesigned and maintained the web portal for well
owner relations which was used heavily by many different groups in the company.
Worked on numerous projects in this role as the lead developer.
2012-Present Actor – Switzer Talent
Film and commercial actor.
IMDB Profile / Credits: www.imdb.com/name/nm6193000
Talent Agency: http://switzertalent.com/portfolio/nathan-kress/
Agent - Becky Switzer: firstname.lastname@example.org
2006-2007 IT Specialist – Chesapeake Energy Corp.
Worked as a support specialist my first year at Chesapeake on the Helpdesk. Performed
troubleshooting,maintenance of software, installations, application support,and customer
service on over 1,000 applications for employees of Chesapeake Energy. Created the
knowledge-base and most of the articles still used there for identifying common issues
with customers, steps to resolve, and the escalation groups to be contacted for possible
code or patch fixes on said issues.
2006-Present Musician – Nathan Kress Music (www.NathanKressMusic.com)
• Music Lessons:Guitar, Vocal, Songwriting, Performing
• Solo debut EP titled: It's Not Enough, produced by Grammy Award winner Trent Bell,
played on over 200 radio stations across the US and in Canada. It was also ranked as the
#1 album added into radio rotation by Cal State University, #8 by Wisconsin. Many
others ranked it in their top 25 for the College Music Journal (CMJ) Charts.
• Synch Licenses signed (for music on the EP to be featured) on 24 TV shows and
Networks including: Fox, Fox Sports Network: College Games, NFL Network and NFL
Films, ESPN Network and Stadium Use: college games, The Discovery Channel
Nascar - Broadcasts and Events, Best Ink, MTV's - Rob Dydreks: Ridiculousnous
E!'s - Keeping up with the Kardashians, MTV's - The Real World, Road Rules, and Real
World/Road Rules Challenge, Bad Girls, and BG All Star Battle, Take (Kardashians)
The Ruckers, Total Divas, MTV's - Rob Dydreks: Nitro Circus, Love Games, Lookbook
2006 Team Member - The Journey of Hope
Participated as a fundraiser and cyclist on the Journey of Hope. The J.O.H. is a 63 day,
4100 mile cycling event from Washington D.C. to San Francisco whose mission is to
raise funds and awareness for people with disabilities. All the PUSH America (now
called The Ability Experience) events that year combined raised close to a million
2005-2006 Programmer/Web Developer – Mu Alpha Theta (National Math Honor Society)
Worked with the National Secretary of Mu Alpha Theta in their headquarters developing
their website and its online ordering capabilities; developed and maintained applications
in VB.net and C#, database administration, and performed any other IT related task as
2005 Intern – Baylor Health Care System, Information Systems Dept.
Worked closely with the research institute in supporting their applications for
experiments, created reports,cleaned up data, and designed a template to be used for file
structure of the intranet web portal.
2004-2005 Web Designer/Tech - Taotech LLC
Designed and implemented web pages,maintained databases,helped set up and maintain
the network, performed routine hardware and software maintenance.
2003-2004 Tutor – OU Athletic Department
Calculus tutor in the OU Math Lab, Financial/Managerial Accounting,and other a few
other subjects one on one with student athletes.
2002-2003 Referee - University of Oklahoma Huston Huffman Center
Refereed intramural basketball games at OU.