Denomination: Roman Catholic
EMT-intermediate New Orleans Health Department Express Mail Service, 1985-1988. Paramedic, education coordinator, field supervisor Harris County Emergency Corps., Houston, 1988-1991. Emergency medical services instructor N. Harris County College, 1990, San Jacinto (Texas) College, 1990.
Nurse, Express Mail Service clinical instructor emergency department Houston Northwest Medical Center, 1990-1991. Nurse, clinical assistant emergency services Medical Center Louisiana New Orleans, 1991-1992. Continuing education coordinator emergency department E. Jefferson General Hospital, Metairie, Louisiana, 1992-1995, education coordinator, instructor, consultant comprehensive education and early detection program, since 1995.
Co-coordinator certified of emergency nurses review course E. Jefferson Education Department, Metairie, 1993-1995, vice chairman chest pain evaluation committee, emergency department continuing education committee, 1993-1995, code-3 committee, since 1993, emergency preparedness co-chairman, 1994-1995, geriatric education task force, since 1994.
Registered Nurse, Louisiana. Certified emergency nurse. National registered EMT-paramedic.
Certified Basic Cardiac Life Support instructor, American Council of Learned Societies instructor, pediatric advanced life support instructor, American Heart Association. Certified emergency medical services instructor, Louisiana. Certified automatic external defibrillator instructor, Louisiana.
Certified nonviolent crisis prevention intervention provider, East Jefferson General Hospital. Certified in interaction management tactics. Certified selection system administrator.
Member coordinator council adult protective services Education and Training Performance Group, since 1995. Member Emergency Nurses Association (certified emergency nursing pediatric course instructor, certified trauma nursing core curriculum provider, pediatric committee 1994-1996, consumer awareness committee 1994-1996), New Orleans Area Health and Education Training Society, Sigma Theta Tau, Alpha Sigma Nu, American Society for Training and Development.