Eric Carter

892 Wymount Terrace • Provo, UT 84604• (801) 371-5710 • •


Dr. David Embley, Department of Computer Science, Brigham Young University

Research Assistant, Object-Oriented Systems Modeling Lab, Fall 1995 to present

U.S. Department of Education, Sigma Systems

Consultant, January 1995 to Present

Worked as a consultant on PACTS technologies.

Created 32-bit Windows 95 and Windows NT version of PACTS.

BYU PACTS Development

Software Engineer and Program Manager, January 1992 to Present

Developed, working by myself, a large Microsoft Windows application (PACTS, 60 thousand lines of code) written predominantly in Visual Basic with DLLs developed in Visual C++. PACTS automates a training and certification program.

Conceptualized, designed functionality and interface, specified, coded, documented, tested, and shipped the product over a three year period. Wrote a 300 page manual and extensive Windows help system.

PACTS has achieved national recognition and has been licensed to the U.S. Department of Education, several large corporations, universities, and resellers.

Developed a server-side program called World Wide PACTS that allows a company to make PACTS training manuals and certification tests available on an internet site. This has generated interest in using PACTS to create distance learning systems.


Brigham Young University

Completing a masters in Computer Science, Graduation Date: December 1997.

Current GPA: 3.97.

B.S. in Computer Science, April 1996.

Minors completed in Chemistry and English. Also completed BYU’s pre-medicine program.

Recipient of BYU’s Presidential Scholarship, the highest scholarship awarded at BYU. This scholarship is awarded to only 12 men and 12 women each year.


Proficient with C++, MFC, Java, Visual Basic, Object-Oriented modeling (analysis, specification, and design), Object-Oriented and Relational database design and theory. Fluent in Spanish.


Dr. David Embley, Professor of Computer Science, Brigham Young University
3334 TMCB Provo, UT 84602 (801) 378-6470

Dr. Norm Finlinson, Director of Financial Aid, Brigham Young University
A-41 ASB Provo, UT 84602 (801) 378-4659

Ford Stevenson, Associate Dean Admissions & Records, BYU
A-41 ASB Provo, UT 84602 (801) 378-6433