Computer Science Alumni

Christine Wied

Current Employer: Blinn College in Brenham
Title: Systems Analyst
Graduation Date: 1987
Degree: Master of Science in Computer Science

Christine received her BS from SHSU in Computing Science in 1985, and her MS in 1987. During her last 4 years at Sam. She was a programmer/analyst for the Computer Services department on campus. After graduation, she worked as a programmer/analyst for Texas Eastern Corporation in Houston, and through her eleven year career with that energy company, she went through two mergers, and in 1998 left the company that is now known as Duke Energy. Her last position with them was as a supervisor of corporate information systems.

Christine moved "back home" to the Fayette County area and is now working as a systems analyst for Blinn College in Brenham. They are mainly a mainframe HP MPE shop, running vendor software for both the student records and financial systems. Custom work is done in COBOL, and a query/reporting language called Datanow. They have a few applications running on NT servers. Her main function is to support the financial and payroll systems, and manage the software application projects.

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