Former US Army Ranger with seven years of Special Operations, leadership, mentoring, training, and coaching experience. Experienced wrestler skilled at developing and supervising a competitive team. Well prepared to manage various team and coaching responsibilities in guiding athletes through safe wrestling training and development.
Effective leadership capabilities in communication, motivation, and team building
Comprehensive knowledge of nutrition and physical fitness programs
Lifetime of wrestling experience and competency in techniques and safe training
Two-time Washington high school wrestling state alternate
2006 USA Wrestling - Washington Freestyle Wrestling State Champion
Wrestled one season at Southern Virginia University
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians - EMT
US Army Ranger - Team/Squad Leader, 02/2010
to 02/2017 75th Ranger Regiment, US Army – Hunter Army Airfield,
Trained, coached, and mentored special operations soldiers on the fundamentals of physical fitness, marksmanship, teamwork, and combative grappling and other forms of wrestling.
Instilled in team members a desire to succeed, and a no-quit attitude, that was vital to mission accomplishment during physically and mentally demanding missions.
Trained, coached, and mentored soldiers in fundamentals of first aid and lifesaving interventions.
Mentored recent high school graduates, developing them into mature, physically-fit, disciplined, and confident members of a Special Operations team.
Assistant Wrestling Coach (Volunteer), 11/2005
to 01/2006 Hudtloff Middle School – Tacoma,
Supported the head coach during practice to train and teach wrestling fundamentals.
Monitored progress and understanding of fundamentals and focused on technique improvement where deficiencies were identified.
Coached newer wrestlers and instilled confidence in their ability to learn and become competitive.
Supported the head coach in set up and planning of practices and competitions.
Bachelor of Arts: Homeland Security,
November 2017 American Military University - Charles Town,
High School Diploma: 2006 Lakes High School - Lakewood,