Dr. Nicholas Khabbaz (Senior Instructor)
Khabbaz has 'extensive' experience in architecting, designing,
building and implementing global enterprise-level applications. His
experience includes enterprise architecture, UML-based modeling and
design, OO analysis and design, enterprise data modeling, process
modeling, database design, data warehousing, application integration,
and project management. His domain experience spans the capital markets,
banking, credit card, treasury, energy, transportation,
and high-tech industries. He taught Computer Science and Information
Systems at different U.S. universities. He holds M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer
Engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and an MBA, from the University of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Ingrid Batiste Hunt (Embarcadero and Client
Batiste Hunt brings eigthteen years of information technology and
engineering consulting practice and wide industry expertise and
knowledge to e-Modelers. As a Software
Engineer directly out of college, she implemented standard technology
practices for many government, state and local client projects.
Ingrid has maintained a consistent focus on information technology
and market development, as well as client and resource expansion.
Her technical client and resource strategy and implementation techniques,
has and will continue to be a unique character asset for e-Modelers.
She currently holds international and local board positions within
the Data Management and Technology sectors.
François C. Cartier (Instructor)
Cartier has more than thirty years of diversified experience in
Information Technology in a wide variety of commercial sectors,
including telecommunications, transportation, manufacturing, wholesale,
government agencies, insurance, and financial institutions. He has
designed systems marrying relational with object oriented technologies,
built and contributed to corporate data models, designed operational
and decision support databases under a variety of DBMSes. He has
managed data analysis, system development, application support and
IT change control teams. He has given classes at Golden Gate University,
and made technical and management level presentations at various
forums in the USA and Japan. He is a DAMA member since 1985, a treasurer
for 6 years and a past president. Current vice-president of BAEMUG.
Dan Weller (Instructor)
Weller has over forty years experience in IT solutions, primarily
in the data area. He has worked in aerospace, finance, insurance,
and transportation industries. He was also the product manager for
the development and implementation of the first case tool to support
DB2. Recently, Dan has managed the Data Administration team for
a large international transportation company and led the development
of enterprise data architecture for the company. Dan has conducted
classes and consulting on the use of Embarcadero ER/Studio. He is
a key developer and instructor in the e-Modeler e-Learning program.
Dan was president of San Francisco DAMA for four terms and currently
serves as the webmaster for the chapter.