High-energy team leader successful in motivating individuals and building dynamic teams.
Cultivates company culture where staff members feel comfortable voicing questions and
concerns, as well as contributing new ideas that drive company growth.
Supervision and training
Calm under pressure
US Army National GuardPrescott, AZ, Tulsa, OKInfantry Squad Leader10/2008 to 07/2013
Directed strategic initiatives to achieve combat patrols.
Managed allocation of supplies, equipment and other resources.
Organized records in MS Excel spreadsheets for personnel, individual equipment, and vehicle equipment including $400,000 between 5 armored trucks.
Eric's Farrier ServiceClark County, WA - Phoenix and Prescott Areas, AZHorse Shoer05/2001 to 05/2011
Developed successful small business in two states.
Mentored two apprentices building confidence, achieving personal goals, teaching the relative value of time, money, and work.
Interpersonal relationship skills working face to face with customers and their high dollar pets.
US ArmyMachine Gun Team, Sniper Team Leader, Infantry Squad Leader11/1994 to 05/2001
Trained teams of soldiers to become focused, work together, and accomplish difficult tasks under considerably stressful conditions.
Organized operations in small unit tactics.
Communication through verbal and written reports to superior officers.
MBA2014University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Bachelor of Science:Management2012University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Associate of Science:Business Management2005Clark College, Vancuver, WA, USA