Kirk Nugent

An American Technology Innovator/Speaker/Leader with Jamaican roots currently working for Adventist-owned HBCU Oakwood University after 5 years of Technology Leadership Service in Southern Africa.

K. Nugent

Nick Name: Kirk


Phone: (256)346-1294

Date of Birth: August

Address: Alabama

My Exprience

20 Years Experience

Challenging and rewarding positions in Information Technology where learning and commitment can warrant professional advancement and personal growth.


Chief Information Officer

September, 2015 - Present (2 Years)

Provide vision and leadership for developing and implementing efficient, innovative and cost effective technology solutions for the entire campus and facilitate communication and decision making intended to accomplish the educational mission of the institution. Serves as a member of the President’s Council, supervises the AVP for technology and reports to the President. Also chairs the University-wide IT Management Council.


Information Technology Director

August, 2011 - August, 2015 (4 Years)

Southern Africa – Indian Ocean Division is a Satellite office of the Seventh-day Adventist World Church Headquarters where every aspect of the church is centrally managed for the region. Managed the 20+ memeber Technology Team spanning 23 Countries.


SunPlus IT Director

January, 2008 - August, 2011 (3 Years 8 Months)

SunPlus is the Treasury Accounting Software Department of the Seventh-day Adventist World Church. Servicing all 13 World Divisions with implementation, training, and support on this System.


Market Data Analyst

January, 2004 - January, 2008 (4 Years)

Function as Lead Support for all Market Data Services Applications Firm-Wide, supporting appx. 100 traders in 7 different countries directly.


Computer Technician

August, 2002 - January, 2004 (1 Year, 8 Months)

ODIN ~ Outsourcing Desktop Initiative for NASA, Contracted out to EASI ~ Enterprise Advisory Services Incorporated. Served as a Level 3 Technician.


Information Technology Manager / Lab Supervisor

August, 1999 - May, 2002 (2 Years 3 Months)

Manage all Technology Support for Andrews University School of Business including training and scheduling Computers Lab Coordinators.


Educational Background

Completed Degrees and Certifications


Andrews University

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology
1997 - 2002

Worked extensively in the area of Computer Engineering Technology / Information Systems with a concentration on Management.


Certified SCRUM Master

SCRUM Alliance License 000715419
2017 - Present

A Certified ScrumMaster® helps project teams properly use Scrum, increasing the likelihood of the project's overall success. CSMs understand Scrum values, practices, and applications and provide a level of knowledge and expertise above and beyond that of typical project managers.


Project Management Professional

Project Management Institute
Pending ReCertification

A project manager is accountable for the success or failure of a project. Typical responsibilities of a project manager include: Planning, Executing, and Closing Projects — defining the project, building its comprehensive work plan, and managing to the budget. Project Management Professional (PMP) is an internationally recognized professional designation offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI).


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My Resume

Kirk R. Nugent

Technology Management

Address: Madison Alabama
Phone: (256)346-1294

Career Objective

Results-focused, versatile, and accomplished professional, offering solid expertise within the field of global IT delivery and project management.

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15 years as a hands-on Solution Architect and a Technical Project Manager driving enterprise applications strategic planning, roadmaps, application technical architecture & design, and leading company-wide strategic imperative projects to meet business dynamics and market challenges.

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