I have 44 years of extensive management, upper management and executive management experience and 10 years of fire/medical experience, I have completed my Firefighter 1&2, I have experience in multiple businesses areas, I have 10 years of experience working with small rural communities with limited budgets, I have worked with Fire Service, Construction, Excavation, Government and Government overseas, I am currently a director on two boards and serve as a director for the Yermo Community service District and the Fire Commissioner at Yermo Calico Fire Department, I have managed high and low volume businesses, I have managed from 2 to 125 employees at one time, I have worked with union and nonunion business environments with great success, I have worked in Government and with Government, I have a current California contractors license (C42), I have extensive experience in budgets, payroll, scheduling, P&L statements, purchasing, inventory control, personal relations, bookkeeping, taxes, cash analysis, bidding, heavy equipment operation, heavy equipment repair, warehousing, blue print reading, report writing, overseeing residential and business construction.
Confined Space Awareness
Business operations organization
Small business development
Overseeing any new construction or remodel
Fixing loosing businesses
Working with board of directors
Youth Explorer program
Heavy Equipment operator.
Yermo Community DistrictYermo, Ca.Member Of The Board of DirectorsElected to serve the people of Yermo.
Yermo Fire DepartmentYermo, Ca.Fire CommissionerOversee all aspects of the Fire Department and report to the Board, work together with Fire Chief, go on runs, attend and help with training.
GT Foods/ Wendy,s hamburgersYermo, Ca.Owner And OperatorOwned and operated multiple franchised Wendy's hamburger restaurants, I found locations, did my own real estate contracts set up lease agreements, loan contracts, constructed the building, installed the equipment, maintained the equipment, hired and trained the Management and employees, did the scheduling, ordering and inventories.
Army, Air Force Exchange serviceDallas, Tx.Food Operations Manager
From 1995-1998 I was in Okinawa Japan overseeing the construction, opening and operating of Popeye's on Kadena Air Force Base it become the highest volume and profiting Popeye's restaurant in the world, I operated stores with an average monthly sales of $365, 000.00 and average monthly net profits of $91,000.00. over 4 million dollars in yearly sales and over 1 million in net profit. I was also an EEO counselor for all of Okinawa which had 9 military bases with an average of 35,000 people. From 1986-1995 I oversaw the construction of the Burger King and other food operations openings and operation, out of 350 stores around the world for AAFES Our Burger King that I operated was the highest profiting store every month for 9 years.
Godfathers PizzaBoise, Id.Operations managerManage and operate the Boise Godfathers operations, in the 5 years I was with Godfathers pizza we were up 48% in sales.
Wendy's old fashoned hamburgersBoise, IDShift ManagerCarefully maintained sanitation, health and safety standards in all work areas. Responsible for all aspects of business during my shift.
Gerald Yearsley ConstructionBarstow, Ca.Owner And OperatorI am a California State licensed Contractor and have Managed, owned and operated this company for 43 years keeping all my own books, doing all of it's taxes and finances, I operate all heavy equipment needed on the jobs and do all of my own maintenance on them. I run this business in conjunction with other job and businesses I have worked at. between 1974 and 1979 I was a bulldozer operator hired to build roads and then fight fires in the Boise county area during fire season for Forest Service and BLM.
McDonaldsBoise, Id.Shift ManagerI was responsable of ordering, scheduling and the operations during my shift, Assisted management with monthly inventory control and weekly stock ordering. Took necessary steps to meet customer needs and effectively resolve food or service issues.
Education and Training
Texas A&M UniversityCollege Station, Tx., USAExecutive Management Development
University of ArkansasFayetteville, AR, USAMid-Managment
Boise State CollegeBoise, ID, USABusiness ManagementCoursework in Business and Restaurant Management
McDonalds Management InstitutePalo Alto, Ca, USARestaurant Management
Burger King Management instituteDallas, Tx, USARestaurant ManagementCoursework in Business and Restaurant Management
Wendy's Management InstituteSalt Lake City, Ut, USAMulti Store ManagementCoursework in Business and Restaurant Management
Barstow community CollegeBarstow, Ca, USAEMT, Fire ScienceCoursework includes Fire Science