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PUBLIC SERVICE PROFESSIONAL EMS, firefighting, emergency planning, operations analyst, disaster preparedness, and homeland security expertise…Combined paid and volunteer EMS and fire experience exceeds seven years…Passionate about serving the public Leadership • Critical decision-making • Analytical • Teamwork • Planning and organization • Outstanding human relations and interpersonal skills • Training and development • Time management and prioritization • Goal-oriented • Dependable and responsible • Presentation (oral and written) skills • Ability to work under pressure • Professional PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

U.S. Department of Homeland Security November 2013 – Present Instructor, Baltimore, MD • In an effort to make first responders aware of current threats of terrorism I serve as an instructor for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) • Certified to instruct the Incident Response to Terrorism Bombings (IRTB), Prevention and Response to Suicide Bombing Incidents (PRSBI), and WMD Radiological and Nuclear Hazardous Materials Awareness courses • Developed a comprehensive plan to effectively delivery anti-terrorism training in Baltimore County, Maryland in 2013 and 2014 • On all occasions recorded positive anonymous feedback on instruction that highlighted outstanding public speaking and presentation abilities IEM, Inc. August 2013 – Present Operations Specialist, Adelphi, MD • Preform Operations Analyst duties for high-level military facilities supporting critical military operations throughout the U.S. and overseas • Track and maintain status of events impacting operations and submit required reports • Preform tasks consistent with standard operating procedures, MOUs, and MOIs • Proactively monitored secure/non-secure message traffic to identify critical action information items; record, track, report, and disseminate the information appropriately and accurately • Participate in federal exercises to ensure preparedness during emergency situations Emergency Medical Technician/ Firefighter May 2013 - Present Owings Mills Volunteer Fire Company, Owings Mills, MD • Classified as a part-time “paid staff employee” within this organization • Performed highly responsible work involving the prevention and suppression of fires, and skilled Emergency Medical Technician lifesaving and technical emergency medical services work in the field • Autonomously performed within the appropriate scope of practice on a Basic Life Support and Advance Life Support Unit • Participated in continuing education, public education, and community outreach programs Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness Committee January 2013 - Present Baltimore County Volunteer Fireman’s Association, Towson, MD • Currently function as a volunteer member of the Baltimore County Volunteer Fireman's Association Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness Committee • Assist Emergency Operations Center (EOC) staff during short-term and long-term disasters • Assist in the development of disaster preparedness plans • Assist in grant research Emergency Medical Technician September 2006 – December 2013 Hereford EMS/RESCUE, Monkton, MD • Classified as a part-time “paid staff employee” within this organization • Independently performed within the appropriate scope of practice on an Advanced Life Support Unit • Prepared and participated in ongoing professional education and performed scheduling and administrative functions


EDUCATION Masters of Science in Homeland Security Management University of Maryland University College, Adelphi, MD (fulltime; expected graduation – 2014) Bachelor of Arts in Political Science Mount Saint Mary’s University, Emmitsburg, MD (2012) CERTIFICATIONS FEMA Emergency Manager: An Introduction to the Position (IS-00001) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Military Resources in Emergency Management (IS-75) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Incident Command System 100 (IS-100) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA An Introduction to Exercises (IS-120a) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Initial Action Incident (IS-200) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Fundamentals of Emergency Management (IS 230c) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Emergency Planning (IS-235.b) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Exercise Design (IS-139) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Leadership and Influence (IS-240a) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Effective Communication (IS-242a) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Developing and Managing Volunteers (IS-244b) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Introduction to Homeland Security Planning (IS- 453) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Introduction to Continuity of Operations Planning for Pandemic Influenza (IS- 520) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Continuity of Operations (IS-546a) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Introduction to Continuity of Operations (IS-547a) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA Continuity of Operations Manager (IS-548) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA National Incident Management System (IS- 700) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA EOC Management and Operations (IS-775) Certification (DHS/EMI) FEMA National Response Framework (IS-800.b) Certification (DHS/EMI) Prevention and Response to Suicide Bombing Incidents (PRSBI) Certification (DHS) Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings (IRTB) Certification (DHS) WMD Radiological/ Nuclear Hazardous Materials Technician (RNHMT) Certification (DHS) Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (DHS) PRSBI Train-the-Trainer Certification IRTB Train-the-Trainer Certification RNHMT Train-the-Trainer Certification Terrorism Awareness for Emergency First Responders (TAMU) WebEOC University of Maryland, Fire Rescue Academy, College Park, MD: Maryland Emergency Medical Technician Firefighter 1 (also MFSPQB) Firefighter 2 (also MFSPQB) Hazardous Materials Operations (also MFSPQB) Instructor 1 Emergency Vehicle Operator American Red Cross CPR Maryland Class C Drivers License INTERNSHIPS Emergency Management Internship, Maryland Emergency Management Agency, Reisterstown, MD (June 2013August 2013) Sheriff’s Office Internship, Frederick County Sheriff’s Office, Frederick, MD (September 2011-December 2011) th Congressional Internship, Congressman Roscoe Bartlett-6 District in Maryland, Frederick, MD (June 2010- August 2010)



2012 - 9 Top Responder Award, 7th Top Training Hours Award th

2011 - 4 Top Training Hours Award. 2010 - Top Responder Award, Winona Crum Rookie of the Year Award presented at the Frederick County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association Annual Recognition Ceremony, Nominated for the Maryland State Fireman’s Association Rookie of the Year Award. 2009 - Chiefs Award and Top Responder Award. Received special recognition for being on the 2009 Presidential Inauguration detail and ceremony in Washington, DC. rd

2008 - Baltimore County Council Commendation. 3 Top Duty Hours and Top Responder (500+ hours of community service) Award. 2007 - Baltimore County Council Commendation. Top Duty Hours (1,800+ hours of community service), Top Training Hours, and Top Responder Award.

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