Easy-going and experienced educator with 26 years in EMS.
-Bachelor of Science in EMS from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine
-University Educator (EMT, AEMT, Paramedic, and USAF Pararescue)
-Published author in EMS texts and journals
-Field Operations Supervisor in urban High Performance EMS system
-EMS experience includes:
Rural and urban; volunteer and paid; private, hospital based, and fire department; first response and transport; BLS and ALS; rescue diver; flight paramedic; manager; educator.
Teaching philosophy includes:
-Understanding the student's life experience, learning style, and specific needs.
-Explaining difficult concepts in a clear and matter-of-fact manner, using real-life examples, and incorporating visual aids.
-Emphasizing basic concepts such as Anatomy and Physiology and Medical Terminology.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: University of New Mexico-Main Campus - Bachelor of Science, Emergency Medical Technology
I enjoy being outdoors, observing nature and breathing in fresh air. I can fix almost anything and enjoy building and creating things. I live a relaxed and minimalist life in Northern New Mexico with my partner and my cats.
EMT - Emergency Medical Technicians