Boy Scouts of America

Member of Cub Scouts of America 1963 to 1966. Member of Boy Scouts of America 1966 to 1970. Achieved rank of Eagle Scout in 1970 at age 14.

High School Career

Attended Luther Burbank High School in Sacramento, California 1970 to 1973. Swim team Sophomore and Junior years, received Varsity Letter. Graduated a year early as a Junior in 1973 at age 17.

Military Service

U.S. Army 1973 to 1976. Basic training at Fort Ord, Monterey County, California 1973. Advanced training Heavy Equipment Repair-62B20 at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri 1973-1974. Stationed in Bad Kreuznach, Germany assigned to the 8th Infantry Division 8th Signal Battalion 1974-1976. Received Honorable Discharge upon completion of 3 year military service obligation.

College Career

American River College, concentration in Business, 1974-1977, received Associate of Arts degree. California State University Sacramento 1978. Attended Sacramento City College and Modesto Junior College for specialized coursework 1980-1992.

Professional Career

Over 35 years as a public servant. Former police officer and 26 years working in information technology (IT), many of those years specializing in IT Project Management and IT Business Analysis. Currently working as a Digital Forensic Examiner and Cyber Investigator.

CJUSD Volunteer Activities

2005 to Present. Became involved in district activities in 2005. Active with Measure N Bond Citizens Oversight Committee since it’s inception in 2008, having served 3 terms and currently serving as the Vice-Chair. Active with the Districts IT Advisory Committee beginning in 2006 as 1 of only 2 community members that have participated in the committee. Sat on the Districts’ Sesquicentennial Event Planning Committee for over a year. Was assigned and responsible for discovering which order Center School District placed, determining that it is the 3rd oldest school district in the State.