Sami Van Vliet is a solution engineer at Certified Security Solutions, Inc. (CSS). She has 12 years of programming experience with a strong focus on Microsoft technologies. Over the last few years, Sami has concentrated on Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) and ILM implementations in educational institutions in the US, including the University of Georgia and Miami Dade County Public Schools, the largest public school system in the US.
Sami has worked in a variety of sectors including non-profit, start up, government and consulting. She has worked in the US and UK, beginning her career at a publishing house in London and most recently working with a Microsoft consulting firm in Atlanta. This variety of opportunities allowed her to enjoy learning different styles of working in groups and different approaches to problem solving. Seeing a client’s challenges resolved is extremely satisfying and a driving force in her commitment to success. Sami has a Master’s of Science in IT from the University of Liverpool.
Personal Highlights – Sami lives in Atlanta with her cat who considers himself an assistant typist and expert coder. She enjoys reading, walking and going to art shows with friends.