As a student I stay focused on exemplary development of consistent curriculum throughout all core subjects and for several different levels. Outstanding communication skills, work ethic and dedication to professional development and continuing education. I actively work with studnet veterans to ensure we are holding one another accountable during our academic careers. My plan is to work with and positively impact as many veterans as possible. I believe that i obtain the attributes needed to be successful in the world of psychology.
Innovative program development
Job training expertise
In-depth knowledge of Homeland Security
MS Office proficient
George Wezner acting Department Chair
CPR and AED certified
Certified Teacher Assistant
Dependable and punctual
Exceptional interpersonal skills
Accepts direction and coaching graciously
Works well under pressure
Complex problem solving
Microsoft Office Suite expert
Risk mitigation techniques
Special Operations (Army Ranger), 03/2004
to 05/2008 U.S . Army – Fort Benning,
As a Sniper I conducted over 100 day and night combat operations in support of ground forces.
Supervised over 10 soldiers both deployed and stateside.
Planned, coordinated, and executed training exercises to ensure successful combat missions.
Helped the supervisor establish and monitor individual and program objectives.
Attended community and post events.
Owner/Head Trainer, 01/2010
to 11/2013 CrossFit Battleground – Clinton,
Planned and implented CrossFit workouts on a daily basis to help hundreds of athletes work towards their fitness goals.
Maintained proper record keeping for tax purposes and general business managment.
Worked with hundreds of athletes on a daily basis to keep them motivated on their individual fitness journerys.
Operated the single fastest growing CrossFit affiliate on th East Coast.
Worked with an average of 20 students per class.
to Current CrossFit Payback – Taftville,
Manage daily operation to ensure operational success.
Successfully manage all finances.
Work directly with over 100 athletes on a daily basis.
Created and host seminars ranging from Olympic Weightlifting to Diet and Nutrition
Manage a charity titled,"Beyond the barbell" which works as a revolving scholarship fund to help those suffering the grip of addiction. Once we reach a designated point of funding a scholarship is awarded to a person in need financially, then after a predetermined amount of clean time is established, the individual uses the CrossFit methodology to remain sober.
High School Diploma: 2004 Norwich Free Academy - Norwich,
Coursework in General Education
Coursework includes Speech and Communication, Sociology and Psychology
Played Varisty Baseball, Football, Soccer, and ran the Olympic Weightlifting Club
Chess club champion 2001, 2003
Bachelor of Arts: Criminal Justice (Homeland Security),
Current Mitchell College - New London,
Coursework in General Psychology and Abnormal Psychology
Private studies include PTSD, Veteran Trauma, and The Effects of Combat Exposure in the Adolescent Mind