Marketing Teacher/Police Science, Renton High School, Renton, WA 9/2010-Current

Marketing and Business Department Chair 2016-current

Marketing, Advance Marketing, Marketing Seminar, Police Science, Financial Algebra, and Career and Choices Teacher

  • Most Inspirational Teacher 2011, 2012 and 2014 (Picked by an Outstanding Senior)
  • Nominated Ahead of the Class- Excellence in Education Award. 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015
  • Matter of the Heart Award 2012, 2015 (Picked by students)
  • Ability to work with culturally diverse student populations.
  • Building positive student/staff rapport.
  • Create and maintain a safe and friendly classroom environment.
  • Implement and evaluate classroom instruction to meet state and district standards.
  • Making contacts and getting community involvement with marketing program.


Marketing Teacher/ DECA Advisor, Centralia High School, Centralia, WA 9/2006-2008

Marketing, Advance Marketing, Marketing Seminar, Oral Communications, Business Math and Leadership /ASB Advisor

  • Dare to be Great Recognition 2006-2007
  • Helping Hands Award 2007-2008
  • Develop, plan, and instruct Marketing, Oral Communications, and Leadership courses.
  • Reviewed and developed math curriculum to help students become successful with the WASL.
  • Increased student count and awareness of the Marketing program..



  • Provisional Certified      Athletic Administrator Certificate, NIAAA 2015-2016
  • Financial Algebra and      Applied Math Certification, CWU 2012
  • BS Interdisciplinary Studies-Social Sciences and Minor in Psychology, CWU 2008
  • Competency Block Certificate Program, CWU 2006
  • Associate of Arts and Science-Fire Command and Administration, BCC 2004
  • Associate of Arts and Science, BCC 1996



  • Reserve Law Enforcement      Officer Academy, WSCJTC  2012
  • Adult, Child and Infant      CPR, First Aid, AED,  Instructor      American Red Cross, Current
  • Teaching Leadership,      2007
  • Correctional Officer      Academy, WSCJTC 1994



  • Renton School District      Union Rep 2016-current
  • WA-DECA Management Team      Member, 2007-2012, 2014-current
  • Tonasket Police Reserve      Officer, 2011-Current
  • Maple Valley Little      League Assistant Coach 2010-2017
  • Assistant Football      Coach,  2012, 2014- 2017
  • Assistant Swim Coach      and Diving Coach, 2006-2007 and 2007-2008



  • United States Marine Corps, Honorable Discharge, 1986-1988
  • National Guard Reserves/Army ROTC, CWU Honorable Discharge 1991