Numerous Beginnings …

“Home is where you hang your hat.”

Given my history, I could not agree more. Here’s a chronological breakdown of places I called home:

  1. 1965: born at Roger Williams General Hospital; Fairmount Avenue, Providence (apartment)
  2. 1966 – 1971: Barrett Avenue, North Providence (house)
  3. 1971 – 1972: Atlanta, GA (trailer)
  4. 1972 – 1981: Burton Street, Cranston (house)
    • 1975 – 1976: Mowry Road, Smithfield (house)
    • 1979: River Avenue, Providence (apartment)
  5. 1981 – 1986: Smith Street, Providence (house)
  6. 1986 – 1989: Roanoke Street, Providence (apartment)
  7. 1989: Enfield Avenue, Providence (apartment)
  8. 1990: River Avenue, Providence (apartment)
  9. 1990 – 1991: Sandy Lane, Warwick (apartment)
  10. 1991 – 1992: Manton Avenue, Providence (apartment)
  11. 1992 – 2003: Patricia Court, Warwick (house)
  12. 2003 – present: Freedom Road, Providence (house)

And overlay those residences with these “life events”:

  1. 1969: surgery, appendix removal, Providence
  2. 1970 – 1971: Kindergarten, Stephen Olney, North Providence
  3. 1971 – 1972: 1st grade, Atlanta, GA
  4. 1972 – 1975: 2nd – 4th grades, West View, Cranston
  5. 1975 – 1976: 5th grade, Anna McCabe, Smithfield
  6. 1976 – 1977: 6th grade, West View, Cranston
  7. 1978 – 1979: 7th & 8th grades, Western Hills Junior High, Cranston
  8. 1979 – 1980: 9th grade, Classical High, Providence
  9. 1980 – 1981: 10th grade, Cranston West, Cranston
  10. 1982 – 1983: 11th & 12th grades, Classical High, Providence
  11. 1983 – 1984: Associates Degree in Computer Programming, New England Tech, Warwick
  12. 1985 – 1986: Computer Programmer, Klitzner Industries, Providence
  13. 1986: Computer Programmer, Equity Systems Plus, Providence
    • August 1986: Married Susan Marciano
  14. 1986 – 1987: MIS Manager, GPA Associates, Stoughton, MA
  15. 1987: Freelance programmer
  16. 1988: Computer Programmer, Garofalo & Associates, Warwick
  17. 1988 – 2003: Butler Hospital, Providence
    • 1988 – 1995: Computer Programmer
      • January 1990: daughter, Erin, is born
      • June 1990: Divorced
      • September 1992: Married Lois D’Ambra
    • 1995 – 1996: Sr. Programmer/Analyst
    • 1996 – 1997: Systems & Programming Manager
    • 1997 – 2001: Director of Information Services
    • 2001: Care New England Director of Technical Services
    • 2001 – 2003: Care New England Project Manager
      • 2001 – 2002: Bachelors Degree in Computer Programming, New England Tech, Warwick
  18. 2003 – 2004: Programmer/Analyst, Retail Store Systems, Cumberland
  19. 2004: Sr. Programmer/Analyst/Manager, CCS Companies, Newton, MA
  20. 2005: Systems Architect, Retail Store Systems, Cumberland
  21. 2005 – present: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
    • 2005 – 2006: Sr. Systems Engineer
    • 2006 – 2010: Sr. Caché Administrator
    • 2010 – 2012: Caché Principal Systems Engineer
    • 2012 – 2016: Caché Systems Manager
    • 2016 – present: Sr. Technical Project Manager
      • September 2016: father, Ronald, dies

That pretty much sums up my numerous beginnings in life.

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