Fire/Arson Investigator possesses a high degree of motivation for delivering quality curriculum instruction and design in Fire/EMS and Criminal Justice. With a comprehensive body of casework with a commendable prosecution and conviction rate of incendiary fires. Has a sound knowledge base in criminal law enforcement, fire service and allied construction trades. Adept in tactical planning of origin and cause investigations and developing strategies for criminal investigation.
Delivered instruction in planning and preparation for fire investigations. IAAI - Fire Investigator Technician (FIT) course:
Pilot program for the Northern Kentucky Arson Task Force
Special topics instructor in Emergency Medical Service for the Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission:
First-aid instructor for the Cincinnati Police Academy
Assigned to the Fire Prevention Bureau. Educated the public in fire prevention and life safety awareness. Provided interventions for school age children involved with fires. Initiated contact and referrals to the Juvenile Fire Setter Program for further assessments. As a member of the Fire Investigation Unit conducted origin and cause investigations of fires. Participated in the criminal investigation and prosecution of incendiary fires. Obtained convictions for Arson, Insurance Fraud and other related offenses. Maintained and enforced local and state fire codes.
Assigned to the Operations Bureau in fire suppression and Emergency Medical Services. Served the public and responded to 911 calls for service as a front line firefighter. First Responder duties included providing Advanced Life Support Medical care for medical and trauma patients.
Served as an enlisted member assigned to an amphibious landing unit responsible for logistical coordination of shipboard supplies and cargo. Provided emergency response in salvage and rescue operations at sea.
Satellite training seminar for law enforcement personnel:
Residency course at the Ohio Fire Academy:
Coursework in the Fire/Arson and Explosion curriculum of the US Fire Administration:
College of Engineering and Applied Science
Interviewing/Interrogation Techniques and Courtroom Testimony
Fire/Arson Origin and Cause Investigations
99th Cincinnati Police Recruit Class
EMT-Paramedic Training Program
107th Cincinnati Fire Recruit Class
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