I have over 15 years experience as a local and state government environmental health regulator. My desire is to join an organization in which my skill set of public health education, environmental management, and construction site investigation and code enforcement can be utilized.
Trained and mentored over 5 environmental health aides, sanitarians as well as environmental health specialists.
Developed a new employee training manual.
Continually present ideas that improve job performance.
Act as a representative of state government and my office during civic and community advisory meetings within Charles County.
Represent the Charles County Health Department and the Maryland Department of the Environment during site investigations. Conduct inspections at permitted residential and commercial sites to determine compliance with MD State Code of Regulations in the areas of well water construction as well as wastewater disposal systems. Investigate citizen complaints concerning public health hazards and provide regulatory enforcement to resolve such issues. Prepare enforcement documents and depositions during administrative hearings and court cases, which has successfully led to the conviction of several violators . Provide technical review of developmental site plans and building permits for residential and commercial sites utilizing on-site water and or wastewater disposal systems. Successfully designed and inspected the installation of numerous on-site sewage disposal systems to resolve a public health necessity. Conducted thousands of Geo-Technical soil evaluations, which has led to the successful site development of hundreds of homes and commercial structures within Charles County. Advise and consult developers and engineers on regulatory compliance during project review meetings. Train and advise lower level environmental health workers which has led to a more proficient staff. Effectively establish and maintain inter-governmental agency work relationships and share technical assistance to resolve problems in a timely and efficient manner.
Conducted laboratory analysis of effluent from a class 5A water and wastewater treatment plant to determine the plant's efficiency in meeting Maryland's (NPDES) which led to plant upgrades.
Coursework in Environmental Science, Conservation, Physics, and Chemistry.
Epidemiology and Disease Control, Outbreak Investigations (MD DHMH),
On-site System Inspection-Practices and Procedures (MOWPA),
HIPPA/Hi-Tech Training Certified (CCHD),
Sanitary Survey of Small Water Systems Certified (College of Southern MD),
Noise: Measurement and Enforcement Certified (Scantek, Inc.),
Drinking Water Sampling Certified (Maryland Dept. of the Environment),
National Incident Management System Certified (FEMA),
Public Health Emergency Response Certified (CCHD)
Corporate Compliance Certified (CCHD),
Public Pool /Spa Operator (Charles County Community College)
Member, National Environmental Health Association.
Member, MD State Board of Environmental Health Specialists
Member, Troy University Alumni Association
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