I have worked in the criminal justice industry for 11 years as an Application Developer. I has been a law enforcement officer for over 5 years. I currently work as an application developer full-time for a law enforcement / federal government consulting firm in Tallahassee. I work part-time for a major university police department. Prior to my current department, I was a part-time Deputy with the Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office.
Some of the program areas I have worked in include the National Information Exchange Model (NIEM), Tribe and Territory Sex Offender Registration Program (TTSORS), VALOR for Blue, and Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT).
I have also served as a sports official (referee) for 25 years. I have worked leagues from Little League to D-I. I Serve as a volunteer judge for the Leon County Teen Court program.
I am a certified Florida CJSTC Instructor and certified to teach NRA Pistol Safety & Basics of Pistol Shooting, Below 100, SABRE Aerosol Pepper Spray for LEOs, De-escalation Techniques, Officer Safety Basics, Anti-Ambush Tactics and Case Studies, Recognizing and Preventing Complacency.
I hold a Bachelor of Science degree from Florida State University in Management Information Systems. I graduated from the Florida Public Safety Institute (Pat Thomas Law Enforcement Academy).