I have an excellent work record as a dedicated team player. I believe that my experience makes me a perfect candidate for the Deputy Director position.
I served as a firefighter for over twenty years. I spent 7 years in Cowen Volunteer Fire Department and was an administrative officer (treasurer) and EMT and nearly 20 years in the Webster Springs Volunteer Fire Department as a firefighter, EMT, and line officer. I also drove ambulance for Webster Ambulance in the late 1970s and 1980s.
My work with the federal government as an inspector, supervisor, and manager has allowed me to work and manage emergency situations that has given me knowledge and the mental ability to handle the a diversity of situations.
My work as a private business owner for over thirty years has given great knowledge in supervising personnel, accounting, and budgeting.
Contracted from U.S. Veterans Administration to move and relocate computer systems in numerous locations across the United States. I was responsible for powering down procedures, un-wiring, hookup, and troubleshooting of problems during the process.
Computer Troubleshooting and repair
Study of Law, Policy, report writing, accident investigation, family liaison training, emergency scene control, courtroom procedures, and fatality investigation. CPR, Blood Pathogens, AED Training
-Member of Southern WV American Red Cross Disaster Relief Team
-Board of Director/Treasurer-WV Association of Fairs and Festival
-Director of Webster County Woodchopping Festival
-Charter Member and Alumni of Leadership West Virginia
-Recipient of numerous U.S Department of Labor Awards
-During my tenure, I received annual evaluations of exceeding standards
and also received Exemplary (Highest annual rating for government
employee) my last several years.
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