Roy S. Hollis


Educator, Software Developer, Scouter


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Roy Hollis
2458 E. Cathedral Rock Dr.
Phoenix, AZ 85048
(602) 989-4605


Skills Summary


Computer Programming & Data Analysis
Project Management
Problem Analysis & Resolution
Strategic Planning & Financial Analysis
Staff Development & Motivation
Communications Process Management

Technical Skills

.NET 4.0 C# Microsoft Access • Visual Basic (1.1-4.0) SQL DB2 Oracle database Microsoft Office Applications & Automation • Visual Studio • HTML • ASP with Java Scrip, Visual Basic Script • XML • XSL • XAML


Employment History

Professional Experience

Robert Half Technology                                Phoenix, AZ                                                      2012 – May 2013

Software Developer - Contactor

· Working as a contractor for an Engineering firm.  Primary responsibility is building SharePoint 2007 web parts and web applications


Signature Consultants                                   Scottsdale, AZ                                                         2011 – 2012

Software Developer - Contactor

· Worked as a contractor for a bank developing .Net Windows applications and performing data analysis.


Salt River Project, Tempe,AZ                                                                             2000 – 01/2011

Senior Computer Analyst (10/99 – 6/00 as a Contractor, 06/00 to 01/2011 as an Employee, Now Retired)

·         Provide support and development of small business and web based applications using Microsoft Access, Visual Basic, C# and .NET4.0. The experience also includes some mainframe programming using COBOL as well as support for a variety of other computer languages.  

·         Create back-end databases in Microsoft SQL, Oracle, and DB2.  Support includes business requirements development and analysis, data analysis, and reporting assistance to internal clients.  Also utilize expertise in Microsoft Office applications and automation as user support. 

·         Develop and maintain websites using Visual Studio, HTML, ASP with Java Script and Visual Basic Script, XML and XSL.


CHUBB Computer Services, Phoenix,AZ              4/1999 – 10/1999
TOP GUN Program

·         Hi potential program designed to provide full time intense training in client/server programming languages. Languages used included JAVA, Visual Basic 6.0, Visual C++ 6.0, UNIX Shell, HTML, SQL, and ORACLE.

·        Successful conclusion of program resulted in internship as programmer analyst at SRP.


Kyrene School District, Tempe, AZ
1996 – 1998

Various East Valley Local School Districts
1994 - 1996

Mathematics and Science Teacher

·         Mathematics Middle School Teacher at Kyrene Pueblo Middle School responsible for teaching high-school level algebra and geometry as well as grade level math.

·        Also taught high school level physics and chemistry for the Tempe High School District.


First Interstate Bancorp (now Wells Fargo)                                                        1979 – 1994
First Interstate Bank of Arizona – Group Budget Administrator (1991-1994)

·         As Budget Administrator responsible for consolidating, monitoring, and analyzing budgets and projections for six diverse departments along with capital projects budgets. Produced variance reports and projection updates.

First Interstate Franchise Services – Financial and IT Consultant (1985-1991)

First Interstate Bank of California – Analysis Team Leader, Commercial Loan Officer,

                                                   Assistant Branch Manager, Consumer Credit Manager (1979-1985)

·        As consultant with Franchise Services, served this entrepreneurial subsidiary performed all financial reporting for the $5B network of franchised banks from Hawaii and Alaska to Washington D.C.

·        Supported the sales and marketing process of Franchise Services with research, analysis, and production of sales materials.  Marketing analysis included pricing, product analysis, and production of product sales materials as well as inclusion of results in prospect marketing campaigns. 

·        As part of the holding company, supported the Chairman’s office with merger and acquisition analysis and downsizing modeling.

·        With First Interstate of California, managed staff and trained rotating classes of 4 – 6 commercial credit trainees on live credit analysis.  

·        Converted the department’s mainframe spreadsheets to Lotus 123 and administered the department’s first LAN automating the write-up process, eliminated secretarial pools, and improving efficiency throughout the department.


Master of Business Administration
emphasis in Corporate Finance & Decision Support Systems

University of Southern California, Los Angeles,CA

AB Degree, Mathematics, Minor in Physics

Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

Arizona Community College Certification
Arizona Standard Secondary Teaching Certification

Ottawa University, Phoenix, AZ

Microsoft Certified Professional
Microsoft Certified Technology Speciailist (MCTS)

.NET Framework 4, Windows Communications Foundation

Community Service

Boy Scouts, Red Cross and Fiesta Bowl

Awarded SRP Presidents award for Volunteerism twice, most recently in 2009
Boy Scouts, Silver Beaver (Over 20 years experience)
Red Cross, Instructor (5 years)


Computer Programming & Data Analysis
Project Management
Problem Analysis & Resolution
Strategic Planning & Financial Analysis
Staff Development & Motivation
Communications Process Management

References available upon request.