Sean McKee

Jakarta, Indonesia | Contact me through LinkedIn

Cross-cultural management experience combined with content design, digital marketing, operations planning and implementation, and overseas living and employment experience since 1995.


Experience

Information Management Assistant

U.S. Embassy Jakarta - U.S. Department of State

Provide Tier 1 and Tier 2 customer services for user access, application installation and troubleshooting, active directory user and workstation configuration, and PKI card management.

April 2019 - Present

Economic Assistant - Entrepreneurship & Infrastructure

U.S. Embassy Jakarta - U.S. Department of State

Develop contacts and provide information compilation and analysis focused on public and private sector development of entrepreneurship policies and support infrastructure. Collect and interpret information concerning the planning, implementation, and outlook for infrastructure development throughout Indonesia.

September 2016 - April 2019

Director - Overseas Briefing Center

Foreign Service Institute - U.S. Department of State

Podcasting operational change management inside of workflows to establish a framework. Taking seamless key performance indicators offline to maximise the long tail. Keeping your eye on the ball while performing a deep dive on the start-up mentality to derive convergence on cross-platform integration.

September 2014 - September 2016

Information Media & Training Specialist

Contractor/Consultant

Development and delivery of websites for commercial and nonprofit clients. Implementation of CMS solutions for small and medium-sized organizations (Drupal 7, WordPress, Joomla). Research and analysis of market information and competitive trends for commercial clients. Content mapping and content development to support SEO and digital marketing programs.

June 2006 - August 2014

Emergency Preparedness Coordinator

U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru - U.S. Department of State

Responsible for the development and maintenance of community warden system. Research and delivery of up-to-date emergency preparedness and contingency planning guidance. Development team member for customized tools to collect and manage personal information to aid in establishing accountability and initial recovery phases due to natural and man-made disasters.

June 2006 - August 2014

Education

Thunderbird School of Global Managment

MBA - International Management
Marketing and Competitive Intelligence focus
August 1998 - December 1999

Dickinson College

Bachelor of Arts - Russian Area Studies and Russian Language

Irkutsk Pedagogical Institute - 1-year exchange program - 1992-1993

August 1990 - January 1994

Skills

Programming Languages & Tools
Workflow
  • Requirements development & journey mapping
  • Service Blueprinting

Interests

Aside from professional responsibilities, my personal development activities include homebrewing, kayaking, BBQ and grilling, and the occasional attempt at preparing local cuisine from Asia, South America, and the Middle East.

I am an avid reader of science fiction from authors such as Neil Stephenson, Alastair Reynolds, Richard Morgan, and John Scalzi. Some of my referred podcasts include: The DC Beer Show, Hop and Brew School, Rework, How I Built This, Code Newbie Podcast, and GroundBreakers Podcast.


Awards & Certifications

  • CERT II - Class 74 - Fairfax County Community Emergency Response Team - November 2013
  • Superior Honor Award - U.S. Department of State - June 2016
  • Meritorious Honor Award - U.S. Department of State - June 2003