Organized and independent individual equipped with a strong moral code and effective crisis management skills. Focuses on a community-driven mindset, using compassion and quick thinking to handle crisis and build public trust.
Bachelor of Science: Law Enforcement2013Metropolitan State UniversityBrooklyn Park, MN
July 2013 Summer Skills Program With Hennepin Tech
General Education2010Inver Hills Community CollegeInver Grove Heights, MN
High School Diploma2009Saint Agnes High SchoolSaint Paul, MN
ASP Certification: Hennepin Technical College/ Metropolitan State University
Verbal Judo: American Security & Investigations
Emergency Vehicle Operation: St. Paul Police Department.
Relevant Professional Experience
Detention Deputy12/2015 to CurrentAnoka County Sheriff's OfficeAnoka, MN
Maintain the safety and security of the Anoka County Jail.
Perform intakes of inmates, supervise housing units.
Police Reserve Officer08/2015 to 02/2016Woodbury Police DepartmentWoodbury, MN
Crowd control, perform transports, traffic direction, general patrol of the city of Woodbury.
Facility Probation Officer07/2015 to 12/2015Scott County Community CorrectionsJordan, MN
Treatment and programming of juveniles both in social service placement and court ordered residency.
Probation Officer Aide04/2015 to 12/2015Anoka County Community CorrectionsLino Lakes, MN
Maintain safety and security of Anoka County juvenile community corrections facilities.
Work with adjudicated, pre-adjudicated, and social service placement youth in a secured correctional facility focusing on their treatment plans, behavioral contracts, and disciplinary actions passed down from the courts.
Police Officer Recruit09/2014 to 11/2014Saint Paul Police DepartmentSaint Paul, MN
Extensive training in firearms, defensive tactics, report writing, and other important areas regarding law enforcement.
Security Officer12/2013 to 12/2015Allina Health- United HospitalSaint Paul, MN
Respond to all emergencies within the hospital campus.
Control situations and take appropriate action/ intervention to reduce injury, property damage or loss.
Perform patrols and escorts on hospital property.
Investigate call for service and prepare written reports.
Enforce criminal ordinances and make physical arrest.
Volunteer Youth Tutor/ Counselor02/2012 to 06/2012Hmong American PartnershipSt. Paul, Minnesota
Tutor Hmong youth in Twin Cities Elementary and Middle Schools in English, Mathematics, and Reading.
March 2012, gave presentations to Phalen Lake Elementary School on the importance of saying no to gangs, drugs, and bullying.
Impound Lot Property Clerk (On-Call)10/2011 to 05/2012City Of St. PaulSt. Paul, Minnesota
Check towed vehicles in and out of lot, enter towed vehicle information into records, check insurance information, escort car owner's to their vehicles.
Security Officer07/2011 to 06/2014American SecurityMinneapolis, Minnesota
Patrol on foot, arm and disarm security systems, perform security clearance of building tenants, direct contact with the public, de-escalate physical and verbal altercations, handle emergency and non-emergency situations including medical emergencies, elevator entrapments, and fire emergencies.
Police Reserve Officer06/2011 to 09/2014St. Paul Police DepartmentSt. Paul, Minnesota
Patrol on foot and in squad car, direct traffic, handle non-emergency situations, report writing, bike pick-ups, house watches, business checks, direct contact with the public.
Crowd control for a variety of large and small events in St. Paul.
Sergeant Lucas Meverden- Anoka County Sheriff's Office Jail Division
Detention Deputy Scott Rethwill- Anoka County Sheriff's Office
FTO Brad Crego- Anoka County Sheriff's Office Jail Division
FTO Brent Foss- Anoka County Sheriff's Office Jail Division
Detention Deputy Amanda Yurek- Anoka County Sheriff's Office
Officer Joel Bierwerth- Saint Paul Police Department
Officer Andrew Kempe- Saint Paul Police Department
Fr. John Ubel- Rector, Cathedral of St. Paul
Officer Txu Yang- Metro Transit Police Department
Officer Xiong Yang- MN State Fair Police Department
Officer Ryan O'Rourke- Oakdale Police Department
Senior Commander Paul Iovino- Saint Paul Police Department