Emergency Services Director with extensive knowledge of Disaster Services and associated volunteer management issues. Current Disaster Services, Services to the Armed Forces and International Services training.
Operations Management Multi-site Director
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Instructor
Service to the Armed Forces Caseworker
International Humanitarian Law Instructor
Native Spanish Speaker
American Red Cross volunteer since 1992
Successfully planned and executed yearly disaster exercises at the chapter level since 2004
Served as Chair of the Monroe County Emergency Management Coordination Board in 2012
Coordinated with Indiana University use of one of their residence halls to shelter clients during Hurricane Katrina in 2005
Served as Site Manager for Spencer Elementary work site during the 2008 Indiana Floods
Served in leadership positions during disaster operations outside of the state, most recently as Job Director for DR 528-11 West Tennessee Floods
Served on the Board of Directors for the Monroe County Latino Community Center in 2006
Served on the Planning SubCommittee of the Monroe County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) in 2012
Emergency Services Director
April 2004 to Current American Red Cross, Monroe County Chapter － Bloomington, IN
Provided leadership during local disasters, and managed Disaster Services program for the Monroe County Chapter and recently for the Hoosier Hills Chapter as well.
Early Childhood Secretary
March 2002 to April 2004 Indiana Institute on Disability and Community － Bloomington, IN
Assisted staff of the Early Childhood Center with logistics to set up conferences, trainings and workshops. Assisted director with data entry early childhood survey studies.
High School DiplomaAntilles High School － Guaynabo, PR, Puerto Rico
General StudiesIndiana University － Bloomington, IN, United States