Primary Manager CPO City of Portsmouth 2015 - present
Senior Lifeguard, Supervisor, Manager on Duty, Operations
City of Norfolk, 2004 - 2014
Ocean Rescue Technician
Virginia Beach Life Saving Services, 2002
49 lives saved
Maintains safety in pool, waterfront, and beach facilities through preventive lifeguarding and by enforcing rules.
Maintains facility cleanliness, safety, and OSHA standards.
Performs and records water chemistry tests.
Maintains professional and uniform standards.
Completes all required paperwork, including daily, weekly and monthly logs, as well as accident and incident emergency reports.
and responds to aquatic facility water and land emergencies, including
the proper use of emergency equipment such as a rescue tube, rescue
board, back board, CPR mask, AED and emergency oxygen, among other essential first responder equipment.
Performs first aid and CPR/AED skills according to American Red Cross standards.
in aquatic staff mandatory physical trainings and maintains all
required skills to successfully complete the American Red Cross
Lifeguard Training Program.
Clink on link above to read Candela Consultants' summary report regarding the implementation of a city-wide aquatics program during the summer of 2015 with recommendations for the 2016 season resumption of services.