Al Mingione is an Information System Consultant and Lecturer of Information Resource Management (IRM) subjects. Planned/Managed business information system's installation; technical advisor on large system development projects; served as expert witness on intellectual property litigation; acquired secret clearance while in Air Force and 'Q' clearance with Department of Energy. IRM advisor to Russian Federation Academy of Science. Previous positions held: Business Manager, System's Director, MIS Manager, System Analyst, Programmer Analyst, Computer Programmer.

Information System Practitioner
Al pioneered and consulted on Structured System Analysis techniques, Information Modeling, Structured Program Design, and Data Base Design during the implementation of the following business applications: Manufacturing systems in America and Europe; California Municipal Court systems; Maintenance Management; Sales Order; California Hospital systems; Financial systems; Credit Card systems, Medical Claims processing, Automatic Warehouse system, and Document Management system. Planned systems projects, recruited team members and directed project assignments. Project advisor on quality assurance for large system projects, including all phases of the system development life cycle. Conducted IRM planning sessions and consulted on five planning architectures.

Information System Educator:
Part time faculty at ten California colleges. Instructor for all systems classes in MBA program, and upper division MIS undergraduate. Published articles on system subjects in USA, Russia, Canada, and Holland; and editor of IRM research project abstract report with a circulation of 350. Dean of instruction for information technology trade school for Fiber Optic skills; Broadband technologies; and Internet skills. Curriculum Advisor to several California Colleges, past member ASM international IRM model curriculum committee, and Education Advisory Board. Initiated and implemented student/business internship assignments with a 70% placement rate. Guest speaker at professional associations: ASM, DPMA, ARMA, HFMA, JPSC, EDPAA, BASIC and GMIS.

Professional Association/Community:

Association for Systems Management (ASM): International Director, Chairman International Nominating Committee, Division Chairperson, and Chapter President.

Santa Clara County Commissioner; California Area Board VII member relating to developmentally disabled people.

BA. Mathematics - San Jose State University
CSP Certified Systems Professional - ASM
CDP Certified Data Processor - DPMA
Numerous technical classes from IBM, CDC, Tandem, HP and ASM

Partial List of Past Clients:

Apple; Dupont; Fujitsu; Northern Telecom; U.S. Borax; Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; California State Bar Association; Walnut Creek Municipal Court; Booz Allen & Hamilton International Paris, France; Shell Oil; Standard Oil of Calif.; American Justice Institute; Santa Clara Valley Medical Center; Chope Community Hospital.

Last updated on May 13, 2003