Instructor Bios

Heidi Gentry-Kolen
Professor
Computer Science
Northwest Florida State College

Owner
Cyberpipeline, INC

Heidi Gentry-Kolen Professor Gentry-Kolen has 16 years of software development experience and 14 years of web design, development and programming experience. She serves as a faculty member at Northwest Florida State College. She also owns and operates Cyberpipeline, Inc., a successful software and web development business.

Professor Gentry-Kolen earned a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the University of Maryland. She also holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of West Florida and is currently pursuing her doctorate degree in Applied Computer Science.

Professor Gentry-Kolen holds certifications in Flash MX 2004, Dreamweaver CS4, Adobe Photoshop CS3, Visual C++, Java 6, Perl 5.8, Visual Basic. NET, MS SQL, MS SQL Server 7 Programming, XML, .NET Framework 3.5, ASP, Python 2.4, CORBA 2.3 C++, Oracle Developer 2000, Oracle PL/SQL, SQL (ANSI), ColdFusion MX, , JSP 2.1, Linux, Java 2 Platform Enterprise Edition (J2EE), Unix, On-Line Analytical Processing, Systems Analysis, and Project Management.

TRAINING TOPICS INCLUDE:
Website Design and Development / Programming for the Internet / Search Engine Optimization / Search Engine Marketing / Programming Small Business Software / Microsoft Office