Title: Owner/ Instructor/ Trainer
Number of years training experience: 20+ years of experience with police and military working dogs.
Quote about favorite part of the job: “Its all about the dogs; NOT the Benjamins!
- Assigned as VLK Canine Procurement Trainer in 2010. One of two trainers responsible for the testing and selection of 1500+ canines per year for United States canine training companies and other foreign agencies.
- Simultaneously executing and maintaining contracts requesting odor imprinted, class ready K9s. One of two trainers imprinting 80- 100 canines a month on odor or patrol work 2010- 2013.
- Completed VLK Trainer’s Course December 2000
- Guest instructor Los Angeles County Police Canine Association (LACPCA) Seminar 2005, 2006, 2007
- Instrumental in the early development of the course curriculum and training of multiple special force units. Lead instructor personally shaping, instructing and certifying numerous handlers and canines for combat readiness.
- Called upon to assist as subject matter expert for multiple classified missions and research and development of canine nose work/ detection.
- AWD Certifying Official 2004- 2012