Motivated and dedicated leader skilled at team building and customer service. Strong working relationships with current department staff and other City management team members.
Successfully promoted in department to current rank of Chief of Police; wrote numerous grants to obtain needed squad cars, equipment, ballistic vests for officer safety. Strict adherance to budget and worked with team to develop alternatives to extend life of patrol squads to mitigate declining revenues. Directed professional development of department. ILEAS certified department attained in 2014.
Began a new position in chosen profession as patrol officer with new department in home town. As education opportunities increased and experience increased, leadership positions were sought and successfully earned. All department ranks held during career (patrol officer, patrol sergeant, detective sergeant, deputy chief and currently Chief of Police for past decade). Achievements include scholastic recognition in police academy, command training and Illinois Certified Police Chief 2006-2011; 2011-current. Responsibilities include policy development; budgeting, assisted with contract negotiations, grant writing, team building and execution of departmental goals and objectives to produce a reduction and stabilzation in criminal activities over the past decade.
Entry level postion as correctional officer in chosen field of law enforcement at age of 20. With continuing education and experience was selected for part--time patrol deputy in local Henry County, IL village patrolling the streets and answering calls for service.
First employer starting in high school cooperative career education program. Entry level position as counterman in auto parts sales with gradual elevation in responsibilities with gained experience until promotion to Assistant Store Manager.
Leader development training covering a wide range of topics from budgeting, team-building, staff development, scheudling, and law.
Earned Scholastic award and served as President of Class 85-201
Earned certificate in law enforcement and Associate of Applied Science.
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