Career Timeline

Professional Experience


Education  

United Township High School: 1984-1988 Diploma  

Black Hawk College: 1990-1992 Associates of Applied Science Degree (LE Administration)

Western Illinois University: 1992-2020 Bachelors of Arts Degree 


Employment (LE)  

Village of Hampton Police Department: 11/1992 – 8/1993  

City of Rock Island Police Department: 8/1993 – 6/1996  

City of East Moline Police Department: 6/1996 – 6/1997 

Rock Island County Sheriff’s Office: 6/1997 to Present


Specialized Training  

400 hr. Police Training Institute (Champaign, IL. 1993) 

ISP State Certified K-9 Officer (ISP Academy- Springfield, IL. 1996)  

ISP State Certified Accident Reconstructionist (ISP/ Northwestern Traffic Institute 1998)

Certified School Resource Officer (SRO)  

Field Training Officer (FTO)  

Sheriff’s Office – Honor Guard Member  

FBI National Academy Session #271 (01/2018 – 3/2018) 


Assignments 

Deputy Sheriff/ FTO: Patrol all Shifts (1997-2000)  

School Resource Officer: Riverdale Community School District (2000 – 2003)  

Water Patrol Supervisor (Supervisor/ Sergeant 2003-2012)  

Accident Investigation Team Supervisor (Supervisor/ Sergeant 2003-2012)


Appointments / Promotions 

Deputy: 6/1997 – 12/2003 (Patrol, FTO, SRO, Honor Guard, Water Patrol, Accident Investigation Team)

Sergeant: 12/2003 – 6/2012 (Patrol, Court Security, Office of Professional Standards, Water Patrol, Accident Investigations Team)

Lieutenant: 6/2012 – 5/2015 (Supervisor- Office of Professional Standards and Information Technology Division)

Captain: 5/2015 to Present (Supervisor – Operations, Administration and Information Technology)  


Professional Associations 

Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) Lodge #61: 1997 to Present (Past President)  

Rock Island County Emergency Telephone System Board (ETSB) Member: 2011 to Present

Rock Island County Emergency Telephone System Board Secretary: 2015 to Present

National Emergency Number Association (NENA) Member: 2011 to Present 

Illinois Sheriff’s Association Member: 2021 to Present