Philip Rutledge

2633 South Stephan Bridge Rd, Grayling, Michigan 49738   






IT Professional with an aptitude for problem solving and implementation of innovative solutions facilitating business processes.  Experience in IT solutions for the pharmaceutical industry from Research and Development to Manufacturing Quality Assurance.    Expert in translating customer needs to real world software solutions.



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Chain-O-Lakes Campground, LLC

Bellaire, MI


                                                                        2004 – September 2022


Owner Manager of recreation business.


Medical leave


Two major reconstructive spinal surgeries and recovery.                                                         2019 - 2021



Kalamazoo, MI                                                                                      March 2006 – December 2018


Lilly - Modernization Business Support Desk  October 2017 – December 2018


Carnival Cruise Lines May 2017 – September 2017


Walt Disney World July 2009 – January 2017


Steelcase – December 2008 – March 2009


Roche – July 2007 – July 2008


Blue Valley Schools – 2006

·                     Data modeling and ETL for data warehouse using SAS/ DI Studio.  Integrated tables from two databases into dimension and fact tables for an integrated data warehouse.


UHC – 2006

·                     Developed SAS programs to validate software migration.  Quickly identified problems with program specifications, improving time lines by saving rework.





NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS CORPORATION                                                        1991 – 2003

East Hanover, NJ

Senior Technologist Systems Development  (1991 – 2003)





M.Ap. Stat , Department of Experimental Statistics, Louisiana State University

LUMCON Foundation Research Grant


Ph. D. (all but Dissertation), Department of Zoology, Louisiana State University

Louisiana State University Alumni Federation Fellow


M.S., Biology, McNeese State University

Thesis: “Temporal variation in soft-bottom benthic recolonization off Cameron,

Louisiana: effects of brine discharge and hypoxia”


B.S., Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State Univeristy






Gaston, G.R., P.A. Rutledge and M.L. Walther. 1985. The effects of hypoxia and brine on recolonization by macrobenthos off Cameron, Louisiana (USA). Contrib. Mar. Sci. 28:79-93.


Rutledge, P.A. and J.W. Fleeger. 1988. Laboratory studies on core sampling with application to subtidal meiobenthos collection. Limnol. Oceanogr. 33(2):274-280.


Rutledge, P.A. and J.W. Fleeger. 1989.  Reply to comment by Barnet and Watson.  Limnol. Oceaogr. 34(6):1143-1144.


F. Fiers and Ph. Rutledge. 1990.  Harpactocoid copepods associated with Spartina alterniflora culms from the marshes of Cocodrie, Louisiana (Crustacea, Copepoda).


de Sousa, C.H., P.A. Rutledge, A.H. Meier, and I Atwater. 1993.  Effects of Pulsatile Glucose Stimuli on Long-Term Insulin Secretory Patterns in Islets of Langerhans Microdissected from Syrian Hamsters.  Pancreas 8(6):726-731.






Learning Tree “Project Management Certified Professional” certification 2003


Over 20 courses in programming and software development.