My Book
Table of Contents

Part 1: Early Years - 1952 to 1965

Chapter I: Growing Up
The Projects
It All Began in the Eighth Grade
First Time I Made the Honor Roll
How I Got to College

Part 2: The College Years - 1965 to 1969

Chapter 2: Learning to Think
Freshman Year
Sophomore Year
Junior Year
Senior Year

Part 3: Building the Foundation - 1969 to 1978

Chapter 3: From Last to First
Rochester, NY
Buying My First Car
Learning to Code
Called to Active Duty

Chapter 4: Learning to Lead
Engineer Officer Basic Course (EOBC)
First Duty Station
Cross Country Trip
San Francisco, CA
Vicksburg, MS

Chapter 5: Have It Your Way or Else

Chapter 6: Mississippi Delight
The Limousine Driver
Celebration on the Plantation
Promotion to GS-13

Part 4: Consulting Years - 1978 to 2010

Chapter 7: Becoming a Consultant
The Surrogate

Chapter 8: Winning the Big One
Navy Research Laboratory (NRL)

Chapter 9: Lesson Learned

Chapter 10: Monday Morning Surprise

Chapter 11: Back In Stride Again

Executive Office of the Mayor
Information Technology Telecommunications System (ITTS)
Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Structured Cabling
The White House
Phillips Morris USA
White Oak Semiconductor

Chapter 12: Getting It Done
State of Maryland
Army National Guard

Part 5: Retirement - 2010 to Present

Chapter 13: Patent Pending

Think, Innovate & Execute
Getting It Done