Who am I?

Personal Details

Seth W. Daire
  • Name: Seth Daire
  • Nationality: United States of America
  • Address: Fort Collins, CO 80525

Professional Profile

I currently manage website ecosystems and do business consulting with Crown Point Solutions. I research and present on extremism, primarily the far right. I completed a Master's in International Human Rights at the University of Denver. I'm looking to empower those within the global supply chain, encourage social responsibility, educate about human trafficking, and to create resilience against extremism through education.

My Professional Background

Work Experience


2004September - Present

Crown Point Solutions

Fort Collins, CO, USA

Senior Internet Consultant

  • Research, analyze, and provide advice via meetings and reports on marketing and Internet strategy.
  • Meet with potential clients. Create proposals. Ascertain client goals, value, and how to measure success.
  • Manage client relationships and various phases of project lifecycle with a focus on goals.
  • Research markets, competition, keywords, and trends. Implement online marketing solutions.
  • Design and develop websites and mobile-optimized websites for clients, included research, planning, graphic design, programming, search optimization, and communication with client.
  • Analyze websites and networks for security vulnerabilities. Fix and secure them from hackers.

2020October - 2020November

Larimer County

Fort Collins, CO, USA

Computer Election Judge

  • Sign in and register voters for in-person and mail ballots for 2020 general election.

2016October - 2019September

Speaker for the Living

Fort Collins, CO, USA

Podcaster

  • Created research-based podcast to discuss human trafficking and related topics with co-host and guests.
  • Responsible for all phases of production and promotion for over 80 podcasts.

2017February - 2018June

Colorado Resilience Collaborative

Denver, CO, USA

Research Assistant

  • Researched actively-recruiting extremist groups in Colorado on a county-by-county level.
  • Created grievance matrix for groups. Created pilot methodology with codebook to analyze groups.
  • Participated in Psychosocial Collaborative. Created initial case studies for eight violent extremists.
  • Participated in Research Collaborative. Presented on sovereign citizens and white nationalism to Colorado Management Programs, at the University of Colorado in Boulder.

2016June - 2016August

Verité

Amherst, MA, USA

Research Intern

  • Researched coffee sector in Latin America, including Spanish language research, with a focus on farm labor, child labor, trafficking, migration, farmworkers, and roya.
  • Researched specialty roasters and major coffee roasters relating to origin, purchases, CSR approach, and certifications.
  • Cleaned farmworker survey data, created graphs, and assisted with presentation.

2015September - 2016May

Human Trafficking Center

Denver, CO, USA

Events Coordinator

  • Coordinated speaker series with Kevin Bales, Maurice Middleberg & Kristiina Kangaspunta
  • Hosted two events for the State Department’s International Visitor Leadership Program with WorldDenver.
  • Wrote research-based blog posts for HTC website and assisted with online strategy.

2014May - 2015December

2008May - 2009August

Creative Learning Systems

Longmont, CO, USA

Software Installer & Curriculm Creator

  • Visited schools in various cities to create images and deploy software in technology labs.
  • Created middle school curriculum for Dreamweaver and Web Blender using PowerPoint and Camtasia.

2014September - 2015June

Human Trafficking Center

Denver, CO, USA

Research Assistant

  • Coded trafficking narratives into ordinal data for the Human Trafficking Index.
  • Wrote research-based blog posts for HTC website and assisted with online strategy.

2011August - 2012May

Empowering Youth in Cambodia

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Consultant and Teacher

  • Implemented OLPC XO laptop education program at school in Phnom Penh slum.
  • Taught Cambodian students English and technology. Trained local Khmer staff on Microsoft Office.
  • Revised websites of Empowering Youth in Cambodia and Music Arts School.
  • Assisted with donor relations by writing content and advising. Started email newsletter.

2004January - 2004June

Fujitsu New Zealand

Wellington, New Zealand

Service Desk Analyst & Change Coordinator

  • Performed helpdesk and network administration role supporting Transpower, New Zealand’s power company, with 1200+ users at locations throughout New Zealand.
  • Managed change requests on Windows network. Revised Knowledge Base and working materials.

2002December - 2003June

Rocky Mountain High School in Poudre School District

Fort Collins, CO, USA

Computer Assistant

  • Administered Windows network of 600 PCs and Macs for 100 staff and 1800 students.
  • Installed and troubleshot software and hardware, maintained inventory, and imaged computer labs.
  • Redesigned and maintained school website.

2000December - 2002March

National Technological University and PBS Business & Technology Network

Fort Collins, CO, USA

Systems Support Specialist

  • Supported staff & students in providing distance education via satellite, online, CD-ROM, and VHS.
  • Maintained inventory, purchased, and configured hardware and software for desktops and servers.
  • Network administration. Supported and trained internal staff at two locations and remote sales force.
  • Collaborated with MIT, NJIT, and NTU to support students taking courses via the Internet and CD-ROM.

My Education

Education

2014September - 2017March

Josef Korbel School of International Studies

Denver, CO, USA

Master of Arts in International Human Rights

  • Specialization in Forced Labor & Human Trafficking
  • Relevant Projects: Supply Chain Research Papers on Coffee & Apple and the Political Economy of Labor; Market Entry Project for USVI; Peer 2 Peer Challenging Extremism Website
  • Coursework in Human Trafficking, Forecasting, Statistics (Stata), Project Analysis, Research Methods, and Countering Violent Extremism

2010November

Village Earth via Colorado State University

Fort Collins, CO, USA

Community-Based Development Certificate

  • Focus was on learing how to use the community’s input and vision to create options and solutions that truly meet community needs
  • Coursework included Approaches to Community Development, Community Mobilization, Technology & Community Development, Participatory Monitoring & Evaluation

1994August - 1998May

Messiah College

Grantham, PA, USA

Bachelor of Arts in Communications

  • Focus was on speech, rhetoric, radio, facilitation, and cross-cultural communication.
  • Participated in urban outreach, service-learning, class senate, student/faculty committees, and student activities committees
  • Minor in Family Studies
  • Coursework included Communication Theory, Persuasion, Business & Organizational Communication, Photography, African Music & Culture

What I’m best at

Skills & Knowledge

Language Skills

English
Native
Spanish
Medium
Khmer
Basic

Skills

  • Marketing & Business Strategy
  • Data Analysis
  • Project Analysis
  • SEO/PPC/Social Media
  • User Experience (UX)
  • Systematic Thinking
  • International Futures
  • Forecasting
  • Conversion Optimization
  • Research
  • Web Design
  • Presentations

Knowledge

  • International
    Human Rights

    Int'l Human Rights

    Understanding of history, theory, and practice of international human rights, including the United Nations system.

  • Global Supply
    Chain Labor

    Global Supply Chain Labor

    Research papers from human rights perspective on coffee supply chain, Apple/Foxconn supply chain, and labor in supply chain.

  • Human
    Trafficking

    Human Trafficking

    Expert in human trafficking with experience in coding, research, events, writing, and advocacy.

  • U.S. Border
    & Immigration

    U.S. Border & Immigration

    Understanding of the dynamics relating to immigration and borders for the United States from a security and trafficking perspective.

  • Religion
    & State

    Religion & State

    Strong knowledge of religion, particularly as it relates to issues of state and human rights. Understanding on all Christians sects. Basic understanding of Islam.

  • Research
    Methodology

    Research Methodology

    Understanding of qualitative and quantitative research design.

  • Statistics

    Statistics

    Stata Software. Descriptive & Inferential Statistics: Probability, Discrete & Binomial Distributions, Continuous Distributions, Sampling Theory, Estimation & Confidence Intervals, Single & Two Sample Hypothesis Testing, Chi-Square Tests & ANOVA, Simple & Multiple Regression

  • Southeast
    Asia

    Southeast Asia

    Lived in Cambodia for 8 months and Vietnam for 1 month. Traveled in Thailand and Malaysia. International Futures project and community research project.

  • East Africa

    East Africa

    Volunteered in Uganda for 3 weeks with a few days in Rwanda. Studied human rights, music, and culture for region.