Degrees and Certifications:
o HVAC Excellence (HVACR Educator Credentialing) CSME (Certified Subject Matter Educator - conferred 2008) CMHE (Certified Master HVACR Educator) 1. Capstone exam-Certified Technical Educator (2008) 2. Certified Electrical Educator (2008) 3. Certified Heat Pump Educator (2008) 4. Certified Commercial Refrigeration Educator (2016) Note: I anticipate completing my CMHE in 2016. o HVAC Excellence (Technician Certifications) Electrical (2005) expires 7/29/2019 Combustion Analysis (2008) expires 3/13/2013 AC&R- R410a refrigerant safe handling (2008) Carbon Monoxide Inspector (2008) o ARI (Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Institute) Certifications: Residential A/C & Heating 2003 Commercial Refrigeration 2004 Commercial A/C & Heating 2006 o EPA 608 Refrigerant Handling and Servicing – RSES Universal (1992) o EPA 609 Refrigerant Handling – ASE (1994) o VA DPOR Tradesman License #2710-034424 (1983 - present) Designations: Master HVAC & Master Gas Fitter
- 2008 HVAC Excellence National HVACR Educators & Trainers Conference
- Participated in classes providing Teaching Tools and Industry Knowledge needed to enhance the HVACR program at S.C.T.C-(3/16-19/08) * CEU 13 credit hours.
- 2013 completed hours and renewed VA.- C.T.E. Professional Teaching License
- 2002-2004 Completed coursework to obtain Virginia Career and Technical Teaching License.
- 1993 Hoshizaki Ice Machine factory “Train the Trainer” workshop
- 1992 RSES HVACR Instructor workshop “Train the Trainer”
- 1979 Graduated from Piedmont Vocational Technical Educational Center & Culpeper County High School
- Professional Experience
- 2002 – present - HVACR Instructor at Spotsylvania Career and Technical Center
- 2005 - present - Co-chairman/Chairman - State Fair SkillsUSA HVACR contest
- 1989 – 1993 - Adult apprenticeship instructor at Piedmont Technical Center
- Professional Associations
- VEA & NEA
- RSES (Refrigeration Service Engineers Society)
- Spoiling four grandchildren
Passion: I get great satisfaction from watching my former students building successful careers in the HVACR Industry.
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