Debra A Poirier

Accounting and IT Manager, Bloomer Plastics, Inc.
Adjunct Faculty, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Business Department
College of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Management


Brief Biography

TECHNICAL EXPERTISE: - Systems: MS Windows (XP, Vista, 7, NT, 2000, 2003, 2008), UNIX - Languages: C, Visual Basic, 4GL - Databases: Microsoft SQL Server, Informix, Microsoft Access - Software: MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access), MS Visio, MS Project - ERP/Accounting: Microsoft Great Plains, Peachtree, QuickBooks - Web Development: HTML, JavaScript, ASP, PHP, Flash, Dreamweaver


    • MS Technology Management
      University of Wisconsin-Stout
      Menomonie, WI, 2009
    • MBA Business Administration
      Cardinal Stritch University
      Edina, MN, 2006
    • BBA Management Information Systems
      University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
      Eau Claire, WI, 1992
    • BBA Finance
      University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
      Eau Claire, WI, 1990

Licensures and Certifications

  • Advanced Technical Certificate, Computer Integrated Manufacturing: Chippewa Valley Technical College
  • Business Analysis Master Certificate Program: Villanova University
  • Google Adwords, Analytics, and Website Optimizer: Seminars for Success
  • Instructional System Design: UW-Stout
  • ISO 9001 Lead Auditor: River Systems
  • Mini Master of Science in Software Engineering: University of St. Thomas
  • Problem Identification/Root Cause Analysis: River Systems
  • Quality Matters:
  • Supervisory Management Certificate Program: UW-Eau Claire
  • Training Skills for Instructors Institute: UW-Stout
  • Web Design Certificate: Chippewa Valley Technical College

Work Experience


      • Bloomer Plastics, Inc.
        Accounting and IT Manager
        December 2012 -
      • Bloomer Plastics, Inc.
        IT Manager/Quality Coordinator
        October 2006 - December 2012
      • Bloomer Plastics, Inc.
        IT Manager
        July 1995 - October 2006
      • Cray Research, Inc.
        Software Engineer
        November 1993 - July 1995
      • Cray Research, Inc.
        Cost Accountant
        August 1990 - November 1993

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin-Stout, Deptartment of Business
        Adjunct Faculty
        January 2009 -
      • Lakeland College, Chippewa Valley Center
        Adjunct Facility
        January 2005 - December 2010

Professional Memberships

  • Chippewa Valley IT Professionals
  • Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)



    • Officer, Treasurer, Bloomer Area Food Pantry Board of Directors (On-going)