I do not believe to be an expert in any area. Well experienced, yes. An Expert, no.
31years in the fire service beginning in 1988 on a small farm town volunteer department. In 1990, I worked as a paramedic in down state Illinois for three years before being hired on a suburban department outside of Chicago. Then in 2000 I started my career with the Chicago fire department where I spent the first 7 years on a West Side engine, 5 years assigned to Squad 2, 3 years between a South Side engine and truck, the remaining years relieving as a lieutenant, currently assigned to a South Side engine.
-Currently pursuing a PhD in Christian Psychology
-Masters degree in Public Safety Administration
-BS Behavioral Science