Experience

August 2017 - Present (2 years 5 months)

Graphic Communications Teacher

Landstown High School Teacher/Instructor/Professor | Primary Virginia Bch Virginia United States

Developing a two-year graphic communications program to create workforce-ready students. During the course of instruction, students will develop photography, videography, web and graphic design skills leading to Adobe Certified Associate and preparation for the Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) accreditation through the Professional Photographers of America. Students will mentor with Master Photographers and have opportunities to attend Imaging USA Conferences.

December 2016 - June 2017 (0 years 6 months)

Technology Teacher

Academy For Discover At Lakewood Teacher/Instructor/Professor | Primary Norfolk Virginia United States

Introduce creative imaging, video and design techniques to middle school students. Nurtured creativity through instruction and project-based learning.

July 2011 - Present (8 years 6 months)

Corporate Communications Director

Chief's Touch Consulting Teacher/Instructor/Professor | Adult Education Chesapeake Virginia United States

Develop training courses for small and medium businesses interested in increasing their online social communication capabilities. Design social media training programs, webmaster, photographer, videographer and video editor.

September 2013 - July 2014 (0 years 10 months)

Multimedia Services Supervisor

City Of Virginia Beach Media Specialist | Adult Education Virginia Beach Virginia United States

Multimedia content supervisor taught and managed a multimedia team to create vibrant content to spark conversation through audio and visual mediums using social communications. Served as Crisis Communications Content Creator and team leader.

August 2012 - June 2013 (0 years 10 months)

Technology Teacher

Chesapeake Public Schools Teacher/Instructor/Professor | Primary Chesapeake Virginia United States

Introduced creative imaging, video and design techniques to middle school students. Nurtured creativity through instruction and project-based learning.

August 1991 - August 2011 (20 years 0 months)

Mass Communication Chief/Public Relations Officer

U.s. Navy Teacher/Instructor/Professor | Adult Education Chesapeake Virginia United States

Taught photography, videography, web design, script writing to mass communication specialist. Won various awards for imagery, video and historical documentation. Documented various humanitarian missions in over 60 countries.

Expertise

Adobe Products
Subjects
Skills & Specialties
certified professional photographer jounalism photojournalism avid microsoft office broadcast journalism web designer television and movie production

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Retired Navy Chief, avid Harley Davidson owner, Father, Educator, Certified Professional Photographer and Marketing Professional.

Chesapeake, Virginia, United States
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