Spring 2021

Section 4029 of DET179
Diesel Equipment Foundation and Safety -- : Jan 26 - May 21 2021
The above section is an online only course due to COVID-19. This course is normally a hybrid course with in person labs. Alternative assignments will be created for lab work.

Fall 2020

Section 1421 of DET179
Diesel Equipment Foundation and Safety -- : Aug 17 - Oct 11 2020
The above section is a 8-week ONLINE only course. This course is normally a Hybrid course with in person labs. Alternative assignments will be created for lab work in fall 2020. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete assignments online. After registering for this class, click on the section number to find any available online course material.

Section 2770 of AUTO80
Introduction to Automotive Technology -- : Aug 17 - Dec 11 2020

Section 3070 of DET179
Diesel Equipment Foundation and Safety -- : Aug 18 - Oct 11 2020
The above section is a 8-week ONLINE only course. This course is normally a Hybrid course with in person labs. Alternative assignments will be created for lab work in fall 2020. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete assignments online. After registering for this class, click on the section number to find any available online course material.

Tuesday

  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PMOnline

Bachelor of Arts, Sociology - Sonoma State University

Associate of Arts, Social and Behavioral Science - Santa Rosa Junior College

Associate of Arts, Automotive Technology - Santa Rosa Junior College

Associate of Science, Diesel Equipment Technology - Santa Rosa Junior College

High School - Analy High School

Work and Consulting Experience

Technical Service Representative - Garton Tractor  2010 - 2016

Feild Service Manager - Garton Tractor  2010 - 2016

Service Writer / Warranty Administrator - Garton Tractor  2010 - 2016

Service Technician - Garton Tractor 2010 - 2016

Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic - US ARMY Reserve 2007 - 2010

Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic - US ARMY 2004 - 2007

Assistant Manager - CSK Auto 2001 - 2004

 

Professional Areas of Interest

Currently certified in the following Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Designations:

Maintenance and Light Repair Technician - G1

Master Automotive Technician  - A1-A9

Master Medium/Heavy Truck Technician - T1-T8

Advanced Level Specialist - L1, L2 & L3

Parts Specialist - P1

Service Consultant - C1

Undercar Specialist - X1

ASE ID: ASE-1371-4625

Professional Involvement and Community Service

Academic Senator Area 11 - 2017- Present

Department Chair - 2019 - Present

NC3 Instructor in the following areas:

Snap-On Prolink Ultra
Repair Connect (ShopKey)
Battery Maintenance, Starting, Charging and Diagnostics 
Multimeter
Torque Applications, Mechanical and Electrical Torque
Precision Measuring Instruments
Tire Pressure Monitor System

Presentations and Publications

Contributor to Fundamentals of Mobile Heavy Equipment 2019 CDX Learning Systems