PO Box 71032

Pt Richmond CA 94807







To put others before myself and always do the best possible job while enjoying the task at hand.








Selected Skills

  • Aircraft Mechanic/Avionics Technician
  • Trained as Navy Military Police
  • Disc Jockey & Event Lighting Designer
  • Graphic Designer (web/print)
  • Sound/Recording Engineer
  • Carpentry & Set Design
  • Assisted Living Care-Giver





Software Skills


Design: HTML, Flash, Dreamweaver, Quark, Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks, InDesign, Pagemaker, Microsoft Word, Excel, Quicken, Access.


Audio: CakeWalk, ProTools, Sound Forge, Acid, Mixmeister, Traktor.



Southwest Airlines

05/04 to present

     Lead Aircraft A&P Mechanic and Avionics Technician at Oakland Airport for Southwest Airlines. Primary duties include assigning work to mechanics and assisting in managing the maintenance of Southwest Aircraft during normal daily operations and overnight maintenance. Secondary duties, but no less important, include being a part of the working manpower that maintains the Southwest Fleet in top mechanical form.

Southwest Airlines

07/99 to present

     Aircraft A&P Mechanic and Avionics Technician  at Oakland Airport for Southwest Airlines.  Primary duties include performing routine inspections and non-routine troubleshooting and repair of Southwest Airlines overnight aircraft.


SpininB DJ&Design Services


11/2001 to present

     Self-employed as a Disc Jockey and Designer.  Disc Jockey Services focus on private parties, weddings, High School and College Dances including corresponding light shows.    Design Services include some logo design work, primary focus is in web design and image manipulation.


Principia Corporation & College


07/98 – 07/99

     Cox Auditorium Manager, Sound/Recording Engineer and Manager of Media Services Technical Crew.  Managed the technical and logistical arrangements including sound reinforcement and lighting.  Served as the Recording and Editing Engineer for the school’s recording studio.  Troubleshot and repaired campus sound systems and made recommendations for upgrades.


Principia  College


9/94 – 7/98

     Performance Technician/Engineer for the majority of campus speaking and social events.  This job was held in a part-time capacity while I attended college from 1994-1998.  Provided technical support for a wide variety of campus activities which included working as the movie projectionist, sound engineer, lighting designer and a variety of media support related functions.  This job lead to my full time employment as the Cox Auditorium Manager and Performance Engineer 1998-1999.




05/95 – 06/98

      Worked as a handler/loader and part-time driver while finishing school.


Cedar Ridge



      Assisted living caregiver at Cedar Ridge.  Duties included, aiding guests with daily tasks, cleaning and cooking light meals filling some transportation needs.   This job was carried out during the summer months during my years of college.  I also worked in the maintenance department for Cedar Ridge during my off hrs from the Assisted Living section.  Duties in maintenance included, re-tiling a bathroom, landscape work, minor repair to equipment for the establishment.


Delta Airlines


01/88 – 7/94

     Aircraft Mechanic and Avionics Technician.  Troubleshot, repaired and maintained mechanical and electrical systems on Delta Aircraft.  Majority of time spent in Line Maintenance.  Worked on all types of aircraft including: B737, B727, B757, B767, L1011, MD88 and MD11.  Certified on Digital Flight Guidance Systems for most of Delta’s fleet.  Did extensive work on L1011 fuel migration and quantity problems.

United States Navy

12/83 – 12/87

      Trained and served in the United States Navy as an Aviation Electronics Technician.  Maintained, troubleshot and repaired aircraft electrical problems for squadron of TA-4J aircraft.  Plane Captain certified and thus responsible for inspections, launching and general maintenance of squadron aircraft.  Upon promotion to E-4 became weekend Shop Supervisor for Transient Line Maintenance.  I was also trained to serve on temporary duty as military police for the Navy.  I was trained in baton defense and small arms training .45 and .38 caliber weapons.  I was on the detail that secured the base during Ronald Reagan’s visit to NAS Dallas 1985.


Principia High School

09/79– 12/83

 During High School years held a wide variety of campus jobs on a part time basis for my first 3 years and then on a full time basis for my last year of school continueing until my ship out date with the Navy.  I worked as a janitor, painter, maintenance worker, dish washer and other part time jobs.   I also worked on a volunteer basis for the technical and logistic crew for all campus theatrical and media support type jobs including projectionist, stage crew and lighting installer.




Principia Corporation

  • Live Sound Workshop (1999)
  • Synergetic Audio Concepts (1998)

  Principia College     Graduated June 1998  BA in Religion and Graphic Design

  Delta Schools

Boeing, McDonnell Douglas, Lockheed Systems, Avionics and Troubleshooting.

  United States Navy Schools

·                                          Basic Electricity & Electronics

·                                          Aviation Fundamentals

·                                          Navy Avionics “A” School

·                                          TA4J Avionics and Systems Troubleshooting 


Earth City Recording Studios (1982)

14 week school on the principles of Recording and Sound Engineering.



·                    Letter of Appreciation from “The Symbols” for live band audio work.

·                    Student Leadership Award from Principia College

·                    Bible Scholar Award from Principia College.

·                    Graduated with Honors from Principia College.