David J. Hark's Resume

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Teacher/Trainer/Webmaster with broad background in media:
eLearning, Internet, Web, Photography, Digital Imaging.

Small-business manager,
Interactive communications specialist.

Experience and Accomplishments

1994-Present   HARK/INTERNET-HELP, Inc. Details beginning on next pages / below.

Self-employed software trainer and consultant who prepares curriculum and conducts on-line and hands-on instructor-led training for government and private sectors concentrating on eLearning, Internet and Web training, Web Site Construction, Webmaster Services, Digital Photography.


Partner, VanHark Partnership (First-Look Photo/Photo Shop). Created chain of one-hour processing labs in Maryland and West Virginia. Specified purchases and supervised maintenance of all equipment and supplies. Organized, hired and trained more than 80 employees.


Adjunct professor of photography at Shepherd College. Active in organization of photography program and implementation of original curriculum, using facilities at James Rumsey Vo-Tech Center until Shepherd College facility was operational. Supervised integration of Rumsey program into two-year degree program at Shepherd College.


Designer, administrator and teacher of one-year postsecondary commercial photography program at James Rumsey Vo-Tech Center. Developed curriculum, designed classroom and laboratory facilities, and specified equipment purchases.

Other Skills/Experiences: Broad background in electronics and electronic communications: FCC Commercial General Radiotelephone License; Advanced Class Amateur Radio License; Certified Photo-Finishing Engineer.

First Lieutenant, U.S. Army Signal Corps: Photographic Officer, Pictorial Unit Commander in Korea (1970-1971).

Education: MA and BA in radio, TV and film, West Virginia University; additional art studies at Shepherd College; West Virginia Vocational Teaching Certificate.

References: Available upon request.

David J. Hark   P.O. Box 201   Shepherdstown, WV   25443-0201
   304-876-2607   dhark@fred.net    http://www.dhark.com




Web Portfolio


2009-Current             Architecture As Space, Bethesda, MD, Design and build website. Webmaster

2007-Current             Comfort Keepers, Northern VA, Update web site

2005-Current             Fairfax County VA Government, Design, build custom eLearning

2005-Current             Beth Sholom, Webmaster, Design, build website

2005-2006                 Marti Belcher Photography, Design, build website

2003-2006                 Officepro, Inc, Webmaster

2003                           Acco Systems, Inc., Web Redesign and Update

2003-2004                 C. J. Cobb Soap, Design and build website. Webmaster

2003-2004                 Roach Energy Inc., Design and build website. Webmaster

2000                           Capcon, Web Redesign and Update

1999                           PictureTel Corporation: Federal Region, Web site design

1999-2004                 O’Hurley General Store, Webmaster

1999                           Seagull International, Design and build website. Webmaster

1998-2000                 Vendor Verification, Inc., Design and build. Webmaster

1996-1998                 Office Automation Seminars, Webmaster




Software and subject areas taught


Adobe Acrobat

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Dreamweaver

Adobe Flash

Adobe GoLive

Adobe HomeSite

Adobe Photoshop
Cascading Style Sheets

Customer Service Training

Designing and Building an Intranet

Digital Photography

Effective Web Design

Effective Web Searching

Graphic Design for the Web


Introduction to the Web and Internet


Management of Web Projects

Microsoft FrontPage

Netscape Composer

Project Management for the Web

Section 508

Technical Introduction to the Internet

Web Accessibility

Web Design

Web Design and Usability Techniques

Web Development Basics

Web Searching Techniques

Writing for the Web




Curriculum and Courseware Development


2005-Current             Custom eLearning development Fairfax County Government

2004                           Naclerio & Associates, Computer Hands-on Workshops

2004                           Officepro: Section 508 Web Accessibility, manual and class

2002                           Officepro: Fairfax County VA, Web Training Curriculum

2002                           International Monetary Fund, Writing for the Web class

2000-2002                 State Department, Foreign Service Institute, Web Curriculum

2000                           University of Pittsburgh, Writing for the Web class

1999-2000                 University of Pittsburgh, Graphic Design, manual and class

1999-2002                 University of Pittsburgh, Web Training Curriculum, eLearning

1999                           Voice of America, Netscape Composer, manual and class

1999                           ELF: Air National Guard, ANG/XOD, Web Training

1998                           Catapult, Marriott. MarrWeb Training manual and class

1997-1999                 Grant County Board of Education, Teacher Internet Training

1997-1998                 Shenandoah Valley TeleBusiness Ctr., Curriculum

1996-2000                 U.S. Information Agency, Web Training Curriculum

1994                           Office Automation Seminars, Web Training Curriculum




I am now [CURRENT] or have been under contract with the following companies to deliver Internet WWW and software support as needed. This training and consulting is presented at their training facility or with the clients listed below.


Accelebrate, Inc.  [CURRENT]
Atlanta, GA


Computer Training Professionals. 

Derwood, MD


Applied Technology Associates, Inc.

Vienna, VA


Arctic Systems

Burtonsville, MD



Vienna, VA


Electronic Learning Facilitators, Inc.

Bethesda, MD



Springfield, VA


Gestalt Systems,Inc.

Vienna, VA


Hagerstown Community College

Hagerstown, MD


Information Technology Management Institute

Arlington, VA


Sterling Ledet & Associates   [CURRENT]

Atlanta, GA


N. J.. Naclerio Associates  [CURRENT]

Springfield, VA


NetMasters, Inc.   [CURRENT]

Gaithersburg, MD



Rockville, MD


Phoenix TS.  [CURRENT]

Rockville, MD


Software Solutions, LLC.
Jefferson, MD


Sigma Information Management Corp.

Fairfax Station, VA


University of Pittsburgh Computer Learning Center

Webmaster Certificate Program

Pittsburgh, PA


Webucator.  [CURRENT]

Jamesville, NY




Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, Washington, DC

Air National Guard, ANG/XOD, Andrews AFB, MD

Amedisys Home Health, Baton Rouge, LA

Appalachian Trail Conference, Harpers Ferry, WV

ARINC. Inc., Annapolis, Maryland

Austin, City of, Austin TX

Brethren Mutual Insurance Company, Hagerstown, MD

Bureau of Labor Statistics, Washington, DC

Bureau of National Affairs, Washington, DC

Butler County Dept of Environmental Services, Butler County, Ohio

Cavalier County Job Development Authority, Langdon, ND

CAPCON Library Network, Washington, DC

Cobb EMC, Marietta, GA

Competitiveness Policy Council, Washington, DC

Computer Education Services, Arlington, VA

DARPA, (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency), Arlington, VA

Defense Logistics Agency, Ft. Belvoir, VA

Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board, Washington, DC

Department of the Interior University, Washington, DC

Discovery Communications Inc., Bethesda, MD

Dorman Products, Colmar, PA

Elderhostel, Hagerstown, MD

Fairfax County Government, Fairfax, VA

Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT

Federal Communications Commission, Washington, DC

Federal Reserve Board, Washington, DC

First Baptist Church, Aledo, TX

Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, MD

Foreign Service Institute, NFATC, Arlington, VA

Ft. Myer Military Community, Ft. Myer, Arlington, VA

Grant County Board of Education, Grant County, WV

General Dynamics Land Systems, Sterling Heights, MI 

Hagerstown Community College, Hagerstown, MD

Health and Human Services, Washington, DC

Hewlett Packard Corporation, Rockville, MD, Palo Alto, CA, Houston, TX

Houston County Schools, Dothan, AL

Institute for Learning in Retirement, Hagerstown, MD

International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB), Washington, DC

International Monetary Fund, Washington, DC

Lion Technology, Inc., Lafayette, NJ

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Bethesda, MD

Marriott International Inc., Washington, DC

Martinsburg-Berkeley County Public Library, Martinsburg, WV

Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD

NASA, Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, VA

National Park Service, Harpers Ferry, WV

National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

National Wildlife Federation, Reston, VA

NEPOC, U. S. Army, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Aberdeen MD

New Jersey Prevention Network, Lakewood, NJ

On-Site Inspection Agency, Department of Defense, Dulles Airport, VA

Pinnacle Financial Strategies, Houston, TX

Prince William County Government, OTFFS, Woodbridge, VA

Princeton eCom Corporation, Princeton, NJ

Regulation and Licensing Department, State of New Mexico, Santa Fe, NM

Richmond Hill, Town of, ON, Canada

Robert W. Woodruff Library, Atlanta, GA

Rubbermaid Corporation, Winchester, VA

Sage Communications, Grand Cayman Island, Cayman Islands

SallieMae, Reston, VA

San Francisco, City and County of, San Francisco, CA

Sapphire Technologies, Woburn, MA

Shenandoah Valley TeleBusiness Center, Winchester, VA

Shepherdstown Public Library, Shepherdstown, WV

Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), Warrendale, PA

University of Texas, Austin, TX

U. S.  Army Corp of Engineers, Fort Worth, TX

U. S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC

U. S. Embassy in Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico

U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC

U. S. Information Agency, Washington, DC

U. S. Navy, NAVFAC-Naval Facilities, Alexandria, VA

U. S. Department of State, Washington, DC

Vendor Verification Inc., Monrovia, MD

Voice of America, Washington, DC

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, Washington, DC

Ynot  Eduk8. Rogersville, TN






David J. Hark   P.O. Box 201   Shepherdstown, WV   25443-0201
   304-876-2607   dhark@fred.net    http://www.dhark.com
Last updated: June 22, 2009

David J. Hark   ©   2009