Summary of Expertise & Key Skills
Sandy is a TOGAF® 9 certified Enterprise Architect with practical experience in the application of both TOGAF® and ArchiMate® in a variety of organisational contexts. His background is primarily in the Government Education sector and he has over 15 years experience in this field. Prior to joining Architecting the Enterprise he most recently worked as a consultant Enterprise Architect to the Ministry of Education in Brunei, leading the development of an Enterprise Architecture for the national education system. Before that he was a senior advisor to the New Zealand Ministry of Education working with their Enterprise Architecture team on strategic and technical change initiatives around the use of ICT in education. Sandy has variously worked as project lead, senior research fellow and software developer on work funded by the Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) in the UK and the Tertiary Education Commission in NZ. He has represented New Zealand in technical standards working committees for ISO and IMS and has published numerous research articles and contributed book chapters on organisational change associated with ICT developments in education.
Sandy has software development skills in C and Java. He is trained in the Rational Unified Process using Rational Rose. He is TOGAF® 8 and 9 certified.