Siempre es mejor ser la causa de los cambios positivos, que el efecto de ellos.

Formal Education

  • Graduate Certificate, E-Learning, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
  • Educator Preparation Program, ACT-RGV
  • Master of Education, Educational Technology, University of Texas Brownsville
  • Bachelor of Applied Technology, Health Services, UTB/TSC
  • Associate in Applied Science, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, UTB/TSC
  • Associate in Applied Science, Emergency Medical Technology, UTB/TSC


  • Incident Command & Management, FEMA
  • National EMS Instructor Course, NAEMSE
  • EMS Leadership Academy: EMS System Management, TEEX
  • Tactical Operational Medical Support Course, CCEMS
  • Management Program, UTB/TSC
  • Basic Instructor Course (TCLEOSC), UTB/TSC
  • Primary Leadership Development Course, U.S. Army
  • Medical Proficiency Training, U.S. Army
  • Medical Specialist Course, U.S. Army
  • Initial Entry Training, U.S. Army

Work Experience

Division Chief of Education & Integrated Healthcare
MED-ACT – Emergency Medical Services

Adjunct Assistant Professor of EMS
Johnson County Community College

Health Science Technology Educator
South Texas Independent School District

Health Science Technology Educator
San Benito Consolidated Independent School District

Emergency Medical Science Program Director
University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College

Emergency Medical Technician Program Advanced Coordinator
Texas State Technical College

Field Paramedic
Port Isabel EMS

Critical Care & Flight Paramedic
South Texas Emergency Care Foundation

Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program Clinical Faculty
University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College

Emergency Room Technician
Brownsville Surgical Hospital

Medical Staff Associate
Alpha Therapeutic Corporation

Emergency Room Senior Medic/Sergeant
U.S. Army, Fort Sam Houston, Texas

Combat Medic; Quick Reactionary Force Team Member
U.S. Army, Camp McGovern, Bosnia Herzegovina

Artillery Line Medic; Combat Lifesaver Instructor; Medical Logistics Junior Supervisor; Field
Sanitation Teams Supervisor
U.S. Army, Schweinfurt, Germany

Certified Nursing Assistant
Good Samaritan Nursing Home


  • Kansas EMS Instructor/Coordinator (#54113), Kansas Board of EMS
  • Kansas Paramedic (#54113), Kansas Board of EMS
  • Texas Educator Certificate (# 1862572), TEA
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (# 114473), ARDMS
  • National Registered Paramedic (# M0972631), NREMT


  • Nationally Certified EMS Educator (# 2009080005), NEMSEC
  • Certified Flight Paramedic (# 1154), BCCTPC
  • Critical Care Transport Paramedic (# 41804), UMBC
  • Texas EMS Advanced Coordinator (# 137085), TDSHS
  • Texas Licensed Paramedic (EMT-LP # 137085), TDSHS
  • Certified Nursing Assistant, STHS for Health Professions

Publications & Projects

Books & Courses:
Emergency Trauma Life Support
Editorial Publicaciones EMS

Special Tactics And Response
Editorial Publicaciones EMS

Pit Crew Reanimation
Editorial Intersistemas

Protocolos de Urgencias Medicas Prehospitalarias
Editorial Intersistemas

Reanimacion cardiopulmonar: manejo de las H y las T, 2017. Medicina Critica. 31(2): 93-100.
Modelos Globales de Cuidado Prehospitalario – Online

Honors and Decorations

Higher Education
Summa Cum Laude (MEd)
Excellence Award (3)
Master Presenter; Exceptional Merit
President’s List; Magna Cum Laude (3)
Scholastic Excellence Award (2)
Dean’s List
Alpha Chi Honor Society

Military Service
Promoted to rank of Sergeant
Army Commendation Medal (3)
Non-Commissioned Officers Professional Development Ribbon
Honor Graduate in Primary Leadership Development Course
Army Good Conduct Medal
Distinguished Honor Graduate in Medical Proficiency Training Course
Overseas Service Ribbon
Army Achievement Medal
NATO Medal
Armed Forces Service Medal
National Defense Service Ribbon
Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
Honor Graduate in Medical Specialist Course
Army Service Ribbon
Marksmanship Qualification Badge with Rifle Bar
Marksmanship Qualification Badge with Grenade Bar