Dependable professional, well-trained to handle issues with poise and confidence. Offering over 9 years of expertise in various roles for the Dawson and Hall County Sheriff's Offices. More than 12 years of accounting skills working with various corporate offices as well as personal accounting practices in Georgia and Florida. An enthusiastic personality with skills in professional office practices, face to face interaction with the public as well as corporate officials, self motivated and efficient with time management. Eager to learn and to impart my knowledge and skills to others.
Responsible for community patrol, business checks, initiating traffic stops based on probable cause in reference to violations of traffic laws and safe driving practices, responding to calls for service to include neighbor disputes, domestic violence incidents, shootings, stabbings, gang related activity, VIN verifications, suicides, threats, traffic accidents, completing incident reports in a timely manner and forwarding information solicited from incidents to the appropriate division for follow up, establishing probable cause assuring elements of related crimes are present and writing warrants, appearing before judges to procure warrants, testifying at trials when summoned and being available for service when needed.
Responsible for community patrol, business checks during and after business hours, initiating traffic stops based on probable cause in reference to violations of traffic laws and safe driving practices, responding to calls for service to include neighbor disputes, domestic violence incidents, shootings, stabbings, gang related activity, VIN verifications, trailer inspections, suicides, homicides, threats, traffic crashes, completing incident reports in a timely manner and forwarding information solicited from incidents to the appropriate division for follow up, establishing probable cause for arrests and procuring warrants by presenting the facts of the case to a judge, testifying at trials when summoned, reviewing shift personnel reports as well as time sheets and being available for service when needed.
Responsible for reviewing payroll accounts, accounts receivable and accounts payable invoices and data entry. Also helped with tax preparation and submission for clients of the firm. Proficient in accounting practices, various accounting software and tax preparation.
Performed various accounting duties to include accounts payable, accounts receivable, data entry, reconciling accounts and payroll management over 12 years to include employment with Publix at their corporate offices in Lakeland, Florida, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich at their corporate offices in Orlando, Florida, and North Atlanta Primary Care at their main office in Alpharetta, GA prior to my employment with Dawson County. I don't remember specific dates.
Received an accommodation for Detention Officer of the Year in 2012.
Received an accommodation for Patrol Deputy of the Year in 2015.
Received a Life Saving accommodation for pulling a man out of a burning vehicle in 2015.
Participated in Shop with a Cop several years in a row during my tenure with the Dawson County Sheriff's Office.
Received POST certification as a Jailor in 2012
Received POST certification as a Peace Officer in the state of Georgia in 2013.
Received FTO certification in 2013.
Possess certifications in Radar and Lidar as well as Patrol Rifle.
Completed EVOC2 2020
Trained in Crisis Intervention 2020
Received a life saving award from the Dawson County Sheriff's Office for rescuing a driver from a burning vehicle after a head on collision at great personal risk.
Discovered a subject attempting to commit suicide by carbon monoxide poisoning in the middle of the night. Pulled subject from the vehicle and began CPR while waiting for EMS to respond. Subject made a full recovery.
Received multiple commendations from the Hall County Sheriff's Office for de-escalation techniques demonstrated in the line of duty to include an incident in which the subject attempted to commit suicide by cop. Subject was taken into custody with no injury to the subject, deputies or EMS personnel.
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