Resume

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

  • Visual and marching program trainer/consultant
  • Personally trained over 300 multi-service personnel and 2000 civilian students in 6 countries since 1985
  • Spent 17 years in the US Air Force Base Honor Guard program at several bases around the world
  • Created the Fallen First Responder Remembrance Ceremony in 2012
  • Authored the first modern books for the military drill world
  • Marched since 1979
  • Instructor since 1986

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • 2014               Wrote and published the Drill Team Coach’s Manualand Color Team Coach’s Manual
  • 2013               Drill team and colors coach for Florida Air Academy
  • 2013               Training Consultant, Patrick Air Force Base Honor Guard
  • 2013               Wrote and published, The DrillMaster: Filling in the Gaps
  • 2013-Pres.     Drill Master for Military Cadets, Inc. and Forest Hill Military Academy (KY)
  • 2013               Head Judge, Platoon Exhibition, Mardis Gras Drill Meet (Tulane University)
  • 2013-Pres.     Judge, AF and Army JROTC drill meets in Florida
  • 2013-Pres.     Director, Cadet Joint Service Honor Guard Academy
  • 2012-Pres.     Drill team and colors coach, Merritt Island High School AJROTC, Merritt Island, FL
  • 2012               Adjunct instructor, drill and Ceremonies, Melbourne High School, Melbourne, FL
  • 2012               Drill team and colors consultant, Eua Gallie High School AFJROTC, Melbourne, FL
  • 2012               Adjunct mobile instructor, Elmhurst (IL) Honor Guard Training Academy
  • 2012               Guest speaker and adjudication clinician National Honor Guard Convention (HONCON12)
  • 2012               Guest Judge, Joint Service Drill Meet, Washington, D.C.
  • 2012               Wrote and Published, The Honor Guard Manual
  • 2012               Head Judge, Mardis Gras Drill Meet Solos (Tulane University)
  • 2011               Judge, Florida Fire Service Honor Guard Association Competition
  • 2011               Wrote and published, Exhibition Drill for the Military Drill Team, Volume II
  • 2010-Pres.     Vice Associate Chief, Independent Selection Committee,International Association of Exhibition Drillers (IAXD)
  • 2010               Head judge, New York, North Carolina and Texas Drill Competitions
  • 2010               Wrote and published, Continuing Education for the Visual Adjudicator
  • 2009               Founder and CEO, The DrillMaster
  • 2009-2011      Authorized Provider Partnership Program (AP3) member and Trainer, Spangdahlem Air Base Honor Guard
  • 2009               Wrote and published, The World Drill Association Adjudication Manual and Rule Book
  • 2009               Wrote and published, Exhibition Drill for the Military Drill Team
  • 2009               Head judge, New York Drill Competition
  • 2009-2011      Marching Instructor, Bitburg High School AFJROTC Drill Team and Color Guard
  • 2009-2012     Bazuinenkorps Jong Leven and Jong Leven Winter Guard Visual Caption Head
  • 2008-Pres.     Director of Contests, International Association of Exhibition Drillers (Pro America Drill Competition)
  • 2008-Pres.     Founder and Adjudication Faculty Head, World Drill Association
  • 2006-Pres.     Member, Regimental Drum Major Association
  • 2005-2008      Visual and Drum Major Judge, Pacific Coast Judges Association
  • 2006               Caption Head, Vanden (Winter) Percussion Theater, Vanden High School Band
  • 2005-2006      Drum major, percussion tutor and marching instructor, Vanden High School Band
  • 2004               Marching Consultant, Kadena High School AFJROTC Drill Team
  • 2002-2004      Assistant Superintendent, Kadena Base Honor Guard
  • 1998-2001      Judge, AFJROTC Drill Team competitions, South Carolina
  • 1996-1998      Visual Judge, Color Guard Nederland
  • 1996-1998      Visual Instructor, Bazuinenkorps Jong Leven and Jong Leven Winter Guard
  • 1994-1998      Visual and Percussion Judge, Drum Corps Holland
  • 1994-1997      Created, Trained and lead NATO HQ (Netherlands) US Joint Service Honor Guard
  • 1994-1996      Judge, JROTC Drill Team competitions, Europe
  • 1992-1993      Judge, AFJROTC Drill Team competitions, Arizona
  • 1990-1993      Trainer and Assistant NCOIC, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Honor Guard
  • 1990-1993      Marching Instructor, Tucson, Desert View and Mountain View High Schools
  • 1987-1989      Visual and Percussion Judge, Drum Corps United Kingdom
  • 1985-1989      Percussion/Marching Instructor, Broughton Marching Brass/Connection Drum Corps (UK)

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

  • M. Th and M. Div, studies will begin when my BA is finished,Master’s International School of Divinity
  • BA, Biblical Studies with an emphasis in Theology, ongoing, Master’s International School of Divinity
  • AAS Education & Training Management, 2001, Community College of the Air Force
  • Instructional Systems Design/Development Certificate, USAF, 2001
  • AAS Reprographics Technology, 2000, Community College of the Air Force
  • Principles/Methods of Teaching Certificate, USAF, 2000
  • Leadership, Management, and Managerial Communications Certificate, USAF, 2000
  • General Effect Visual Judging certificate, Color Guard Nederland, 1997