Professional History: 27 years in Marine Operations including Environmental Response, Law Enforcement, Search and Rescue, Aids, to Navigation, Marine Firefighting and Damage Control, Instruction, and Compliance Inspections.
Education: Beherend College, Erie Pa. / PENN STATE University, BA, General Arts and Sciences
Technical Publications and Presentations:
Published articles for the Coast Guards Boat Forces Newsletter on Rescue and Survival equipment, operation, and best practices.
Developed a curriculum to help units properly inspect equipment and prepare for inspections, and presented training at conferences for junior members and senior command cadre in Panama City FL., in Cleveland OH., Sault Ste. Marie MI., and Portsmouth VA.