Summary of Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Public Safety Administration/ Criminal Justice
  • Certificate in Homeland Security (Excelsior College)
  • Graduate of University of Louisville, Command Officers Course (Southern Police Institute)
  • 26 Years Law Enforcement (Retired)
  • 20 years part-time Fire/Rescue – District Chief
  • Coast Guard Port Security Specialist
  • Experienced with Port Canaveral Security Program
  • U.S. Army (Reserve) Criminal Investigations Agent
  • Protective Service Instructor/ Executive Protection
  • Since 2009, have conducted 50 high risk protection details
  • Duties include Protection work for Secretary of Defense, Joint Chiefs of Staff and Chief of Staff of the United States Army
  • Certified Law Enforcement Instructor
  • Experienced in Joint Terrorism Task Force Operations
  • Experienced in Emergency Management (all positions: Operations, Command, Etc)
  • Train the Trainer in several Emergency Management areas
  • FEMA Emergency Management Trained
  • NIMS Instructor for Level 100, 200, 700, 800
  • Hazardous Materials Awareness “Train the Trainer”
  • Physical Security Inspector and Reviewer for Government/Military facilities
  • Instructor for Special Operations Training Course in Intelligence Gathering
  • Instructor in Kinesic Interviewing and Statement Analysis
  • Security Course designer and instructor for physical security programs
  • Experienced in writing and reviewing Facility Security Plans
  • Previous Facility Security Officer certifications
  • Instruct and train students in Incident Response and Emergency Management
  • Developed and Designed two Emergency Operations Centers for Law Enforcement
  • Successfully managed multiple projects at three separate agencies at same time
  • Implemented and developed new training program for Coast Guard Protection Unit
  • Designed Security Plan and wrote procedures for Law Enforcement for Port Canaveral
  • While writing training programs also authored numerous policies and procedures
  • Developed training and Instruct courses to Public Safety and government agencies around the United States in Law Enforcement management and critical incident handling
  • Extensive security experience in performing and evaluating Facility Security Surveys, designing response plans and evaluation and revision of current plans

Training and Education:

  • Graduate of 53rd Command Officers Course (Southern Police Institute)
  • Bachelors Degree in Public Safety
  • Homeland Security Certificate
  • Military Leadership and Management Schools
  • Extensive Training and Certification in Protection work and Protection Driving
  • Fire Services Command Officers Courses (National Fire Academy Graduate)
  • Numerous FEMA Certifications in Incident Management
  • FBI Post Blast Investigator (Large and Small Vehicles)
  • Train the Trainer in Prevention of Suicide Bombing
  • Florida Law Enforcement Academy Certified
  • State of Florida Law Enforcement and High Liability Instructor
  • NFPA Certified Firefighter
  • SWAT Instructor
  • Narcotics Investigator
  • Firearms Instructor
  • Train the Trainer for Law Enforcement in several areas
  • Expert in Use of Force
  • Hazardous Materials Technician
  • Technical Emergency Response Technician for CBRNE Incidents
  • Instructor in Kinesic Interviewing
  • Developed Kinesic Threat Awareness Program
  • Army CID Protective Service Agent
  • Instructor Certified in Several areas
  • Coast Guard Boarding Officer Instructor
  • Coast Guard Coxswain
  • Coast Guard Port Facilities Inspector
  • Coast Guard Cargo Inspector
  • Coast Guard Explosive Handling Supervisor
  • Coast Guard Port Security Specialist

Military Specialty Schools:

  • Coast Guard Special Missions Training Center Special Operations course, Marine
  • Corps Combat Skills Course, Cargo Inspector, Hazardous Materials Handler,
  • Explosive Handing Supervisor, Vessel Inspector, Port Facility Inspector, Facility
  • Security Officer, Boarding Officer, Phoenix Readiness
  • Army Protective Service Training, Army Instructor, Army Small Group
  • Instructor, Firearms Instructor, Combatives Instructor, Executive Protection Instructor

Military History:

  • Protective Service Agent
  • Chicago, NATO Conference; one of three agents assigned to coordinate movement of all motorcades (approximately 200 motorcades)
  • Conducted extensive rebuilding of death investigation at Fort Stewart (was in “The Shield”)
  • Authored and Presented Port Protection program concept to Military Police Command
  • NCOIC for Special Operations team
  • Part of Advanced Special Operations Instructor program since inception
  • Coast Guard Operations/Deployments include:
  • Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Katrina Rescue, System 16 development, OIF Cargo Assistance Team Program
  • Joint Terrorism Task Force Member
  • Conducted Numerous Off Shore Boardings of High Risk Vessels for VBSS.
  • Insertion by Air and by small boat Operations
  • Boarding Team Leader for High Risk Operations
  • Boarding Team Leader while assigned on board Cutter Kingfisher
  • Boarding Team Instructor
  • Anti-Terrorism and Combat Skills Instructor for Port Security Unit 307
  • Krav-Maga Instructor
  • Israeli Counter Terrorism Course
  • Physical Security Specialist for Airports, Maritime Ports and large facilities

Accomplishments:

  • 2014 - Implemented and Began specialized training program for Mexican Counter drug units in Mexico City
  • 2014 - Army Achievement Medal for superior service
  • 2013 - Developed and Designed Port Security Concept Program for US Army MP Corps
  • 2013 - Selected to attend ABIC to become Instructor for Reserve Leadership program
  • 2012 - Coordinated Multiple Personal Security teams for NATO Conference Chicago
  • 2012 - In charge of multiple teams that were nationwide for Intelligence Gathering (Police)
  • 2010 - Port of Jacksonville, conducted Train the Trainer on Security Awareness
  • 2009 - Trained over 300 people in Terrorism Awareness in 6 months (8 hour program)

Additional Info

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