Michael L. Marcotte
Home Phone:(on request)
Work Phone: (405) 321-1174
Home Address:(on request)
Marital Status: married (spouse: Robin)
Bachelor of Arts: Economics, 1979
Bachelor of Arts: French, 1979
Master of Business Administration, 1981
(U.S. Department of Defense German and French linguist certifications).
Short Course in Professional Writing, 1997, 1998 and 1999
Other Professional Writing Education:
Writing Romance (1999), Criminology for the Mystery Writer (1999), Literary Character Development (2000), through Moore-Norman Technology Center.
Military Service: U.S. Army, (Honorable Discharge), Active Duty: September 1973 - September 1976
MOS: 95B2LGMFRV5 - Military Police Investigator (Customs)/ German and French Linguist (42nd Customs Gp)
July 2008 - present, University of Oklahoma Foundation, Inc., Vice President for Technology.
July 1986 - June 2008, University of Oklahoma Foundation, Inc., Director, Information Systems.
June 1981 - July 1986, Arthur Andersen & Co., Management Information Consulting Division.
September 1979 - June 1981, College of Business Administration, University of Oklahoma.
Graduate Research Assistant, Office of Undergraduate Programs
Professional and Community Affiliations:
Member, Norman Galaxy of Writers.
Member, Oklahoma Writers Federation, Inc.
Delta Sigma Pi Professional Business Fraternity, Past Chapter President, past District
Norman Sooner Rotary Club. President 1995/96; Board of Directors 1992/93, 1993/94,
Rotary District 5770 Chairman, Youth Exchange Program, 1994/95.
Rotary District 5770 Chairman, Rotaract Committee, 1995/96, 1996/97 and 1997/98
Rotary District 5770 Ambassadorial Scholarships Committee, 1997/98
C.C.S.P. Certification (Certified Checkpoint Security Professional).
Six Sigma Methodology (SixSigma.US YB certification).
Member, International ORACLE Users Group (IOUG)
Board of Deacons, First Presbyterian Church, Norman, Oklahoma, 1996/99. (Moderator 98/99)
Board of Directors, Cleveland County Chapter, American Red Cross, 1996/99
"EDP and the Big Bad Auditor," INTERACT magazine, August, 1989.
"Teaching a New Dog, Old Tricks," INTERACT, April, 1989.
"Migrating to MPE XL" INTERACT, June, 1990.
"All That Glitters..." SuperGroup Magazine, September/October, 1991
"The Sharks' Dining Room" On-the-Edge Adventure Travel Magazine, Winter, 1999
andDeeperBlue Online Scuba Magazine, December, 1998 issue.
"Kenya Safari" 21st Century Adventures Magazine
Gold in the Shadow - an action-packed novel of archaeological suspense, set in the remote reaches of the Amazon Basin, 376pp, Writers Club Press/iUniverse.com, copyright 2000, ISBN:0-595-09414-7
"A Walk On the Wild Side," published 2001 by ThemeStream E-zine
"Digital Publishing: Fatal E-ttraction or Economics in Action?", Kudlicka Publishing Newsletter, February, 2001.
"Cozumel - post 2005 hurricane season," at DeeperBlue Online Scuba Magazine, September 2006.
"The Marcottage of Oklahoma - the French in the Land of the Red Man," American-Canadian Genealogist Journal, Issue #111, Vol. 33, 1st Quarter, 2007, a publication of the American-Canadian Genealogical Society.
"Best Practice in Scholarship Stewardship – Current-Use & Endowed Funds," with Lynne Becker, principal and owner of eAdvancement Services, February 2014, for the Association of Advancement Services Professionals (AASP).
Honors, Awards and other Certifications:
Team Leader, 1993 Group Study Exchange to Brazil/Amazon Basin - Rotary Foundation of Rotary International.
Second Dan Black Belt, Rugh Institute of Tae Park Tae Kwon Do, and World Tae Kwon Do Federation (WTF).
Advanced/Open Water II Diving Certification, (YMCA, 1989).