Motivated emergency service professional skilled at building strong working relationships with fellow staff, supervisors and community members. Public relations skilled.
Completed a 1 million dollar upgrade of the Northampton County EMS system.
Led the City of Roanoke Rapids successful emergency response during the 1999 Hurricane Floyd disaster.
Earned William F. Osbourne Outstanding Chief Award in June 2008.
Earned Squad Person of the year in both Roanoke Valley Rescue and Gaston Rescue Squad in 1991
Appointed to the North Carolina Association of Rescue and EMS Board of Directors in 2012.
Recognized by NC Governor Jim Hunt as an outstanding volunteer in November 1999
Oversees a 32 member Paramedic Service for Northampton County Government
Supervise fleet maintenance
Supply ordering and logistic support
Spearheaded the Firefighter rehab program.
Assist the Director of EMS with administrative duties.
Served as President and CEO of ambulance service
Oversaw a 50-member area department serving a population of 82,000. (Halifax and Northampton Counties)
Directed public relations, media relations and crisis communications.
Served on the 7-member Rescue Squad executive management team.
Devised short and long-range action plans to address a wide variety of area needs.
Negotiated contractual agreements for the Rescue Squad.
Executed budget amendments for projects such as the confined space and trench rescue programs.
Wrote and revised memos, budgetary documents and press releases.
Prepared and submitted an annual report on the finances and administrative activities of the rescue squad.
Spearheaded the rescue technician expansion project.
Streamlined the chain of command and internal structural roles, relationships and responsibilities.
Secured funding for emergency transportation services in the community.
Spearheaded the construction of the rescue squad susbstation on NC Hwy 125 at a cost of $600,000
Continuing education in EMS, rescue and firefighting.
ICS 100,200,300,400,700, and 800
Paramedic P016126 expires 03/31/2017
Firefighter Level II certified
Haz-Mat operations certified
Rescue Technician certified
ACLS, PALS, ITLS and ASLS- certified
Notary Public commission expires 08/14/2014
Wildland Fire Supression certified
Student government representative
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