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Emergency Management Specialist

Argyle, TX, 76226
March 20, 2018

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Emergency Management Coordinator Emergency Management Officer II

Qualifications Profile

Multifaceted, results-driven, and highly skilled professional, equipped with wide-ranging background in emergency management; coupled with sound understanding of design, construction, maintenance, and operations of electric and gas distribution system. Armed with solid knowledge of dealing with the Incident Command System (ICS), National Incident Management System (NIMS), National Framework, and mutual aid agreements. Adept at facilitating drills and exercises through organizational and tactical capabilities to prepare for major weather events and acts of terrorism. Well-versed in creating realistic scenarios applied for drills and exercises. Effective leader with articulate communication and presentation skills toward successful community and corporate relationships.


Master of Arts in Emergency Management, with Specialization in Homeland Security

In Progress (Expected Graduation Date: Mar 2019)

Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Bachelor of Science in Public Safety, with Specialization in Emergency Management

Capella University, Minneapolis, MN

Associate of Applied Science in Business Management

Tarrant County College, Hurst, TX

Leadership Sherman Graduate, Sherman, TX

Summary of Relevant Experience

Emergency Center Management and Process Optimization

Rendered support at the Oncor System Emergency Center in four drills and exercise per year including ERCOT planned and unplanned drills and winter, summer, and spring preparedness drills replicating emergency response to weather events and acts of terrorism affecting electric grid; developed exercise and drill scenarios

Supported the development and maintenance of business continuity plans

Oversaw various large-scale electrical distribution system infrastructure projects, such as management of multiple budgets, solicitation of requests for proposal, and administration of writing of statements of work

Directed all district design, maintenance, construction, and electric and gas operations activities

Provided supervision on property site and architectural firm selection, as well as design and construction of new service center

Managed other activities which included switching scheme coordination, emergency restoration execution, black start programs, and street light maintenance program

Helped the residential, commercial, and industrial customers in identifying power quality concerns

Staff Training and Development

Led and guided project management and customer service personnel

Developed and presented safety programs such as “Active Shooter Training”

Established staff training and development objectives and successfully supported its completion, while carrying out performance evaluations

Built and maintained solid work relationships among Oncor and city staff by demonstrating effective presentation including city council and several community and civic organizations

Supervised staff of more than 140 employees such as electric distribution first responders in a 24/7 over 365 days operations, which involved exceptional scheduling management for Blue Sky around 20 electrical outages to massive storm or lightening, hurricane tornado, ice, and fire-related electric system damage with hundreds of thousands concurrent customer outages extending over multiple days

Budget Administration

Administered the $16.8M budget comprised of annual planning, monthly variance analysis, and gap closure preparation

Work Chronology

Oncor Electric Delivery, Dallas, TX

Program Manager 2014–Present

Operations Manager 2008–2014

Texoma District Manger 2003–2008

Project Manager

Distribution Operations Center Manager, Dallas Operations Center

Lake Dallas Superintendent

Distribution Operations Supervisor

Distribution Coordination Supervisor

Customer Service Supervisor

Power Quality Representative

United States Navy Reserve, Fort Worth, TX

Crew Chief E-6, Joint Reserve Base

United States Navy, San Diego, CA

Plane Captain Line Supervisor Aviation Machinist Mate 1st Class E-6

Training and certifications


Sabotage Awareness: SIP-001

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA): ICS-100.B, 200, 700, 800, 801 ESF #1, G-300, G-400,

Profession Development Series and AWR-132: Understanding and Planning for School Bomb Incidents


Cyber Security IT Cyber Computer Awareness Media Interaction

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Military and Company Leadership Development Programs


Ham Operator Technical Class Licensed Private Pilot


Air Crew Pro of the Year Sailor of the Year Navy Achievement Medal (2) Armed Forces Reserve Medal (4)

Kuwait Liberation Medal National Defense Medal (2) Naval Reserve Meritorious Medal (2)

Navy Good Conduct Medal Saudi Arabian Liberation Medal Southwest Asia Service Medal (2)


Board of Directors, Sherman Chamber of Commerce, Sherman, TX

Board of Directors, Rotary Club, Sherman, TX

Board of Directors, American Red Cross, Sherman, TX

Committee Member, Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC), Grayson County Texas

Member, Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), Denton County, Texas

Member, Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC), Denton County, Texas

Member, Menttium 100 Corporate Sponsor, Menttium One-on-One Mentoring Program Chairman, Distribution Safety Committee Instructor, Performance Process Improvement

Participant, CERT Training: Traffic and Crowd Control Sheltering Geographical Information System (GIS)

Technical Skills

Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) Automatic Data Retrieval System (ADRS)

Distribution Information System (DIS) Computer Automated Ticket System (CATS)

Automated Contractor Invoicing System (ACIS) Smart Grid

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