Conrad has been essential to the development and
support of hundreds of business computing applications that save
countless hours of work, add value, and simplify processes for many
units throughout UNL.
Pictured: Associate Vice Chancellor of Business and Finance, Kim Phelps; Chancellor Perlman; Conrad Engel; Director, Kathy Notter; Regent Hawks
Conrad assessed the time‐consuming process that was in place for
documentation and communication among 200 custodian services
employees working in 100+ locations. He implemented a program that
replaced the clipboard and paper process with wireless tablets allowing
directors to review, approve and retrieve daily activity reports
electronically from managers and supervisors. The wireless tablet
application also allows field custodian signatures to be stored on the
Conrad has also created time‐saving programs for Transportation
including online vehicle rental requests, online direct bill private vehicle
requests, online daily usage and monthly odometer usage, a driver
motor vehicle records database, and electronic billing. Parking’s
implementation of the Handheld Citation Management System was
possible under Conrad’s application development and support. Conrad
has also developed numerous applications for the NCard Program to
ensure seamless use for all NCard owners.
His foresight and understanding of our client’s needs is helping to move
departments to paper‐free efficiency. Conrad is an amazing resource
and a true visionary for UNL’s Shared Computing Services Team.