Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
22 year Fire/Special Rescue Operations. Diver, Confined Space/High Angle Rescue, Hazmat Specialist and Instructor, Training officer of 2 sheriffs dive teams
EMT-P (expired), NREMT- B (current) OSU Fire Service Instructor I, PADI Rescue/Recovery Diver, CSI Investigations, Fire/Arson Investigation, Explosion and Bomb Scene Investigation, Biological Agent Detection, ect.
5 1/2 months on Hurricane Katrina - Volunteer FF/EMT, Have been training officer of serveral dive teams, Have worked as paid, volunteer and industrial FF/EMT and Special Rescue. Currently training and safety coordinator for Oilind Safety. I train for basic OSHA, Confined Space/High Angle Rescue and HAZMAT. I also work with a number of local ERT units for training and outside evaluations.
I am a firefighter/EMT of 22 yrs and spent 5 1/2 month in Miss. and Lousiana on Hurricane Katrina as a volunteer ( no I actually got to work and help people- not a FEMA employee). I now work as an instructor and safety/rescue specialist with a company which means I travel alot. I love what I do and the travel is nice also. It just gets long sometimes.I am origionally from Oklahoma but don't get to spent alot of time there. I just moved to Seabrook TX so we will see what…Continue
Most of the pictures posted on my site are to honor those of us who risked our lives on Katrina. I want to thank my brother and sister firefighters and medics for the kindness they showed me on my 5 1/2 months out. It was very lonely and stressful but they helped me get throught it. This is for you. I miss you and hold you in my thoughts and prayers
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