Spring 2023

Section 4029 of DET179
Diesel Equipment Foundation and Safety -- : Jan 24 - Mar 19 2023
This section is a 8-week hybrid format. This class requires physical attendance in the classroom of 4.25 hours per week and 5.5 additional hours per week of required online class time. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete lecture assignments online.

Section 4235 of DET181
Preventive Maintenance and Inspection -- : Jan 24 - Mar 19 2023
This section is a 8-week hybrid format. This class requires physical attendance in the classroom of 4.25 hours per week and 5.5 additional hours per week of required online class time. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete lecture assignments online.

Section 4241 of DET182A
Diesel Engine Systems -- : Jan 18 - Mar 19 2023
This section is a 8-week hybrid format. This class requires physical attendance in the classroom of 4.25 hours per week and 5.5 additional hours per week of required online class time. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete lecture assignments online.

Section 4264 of DET182B
Diesel Fuel Systems -- : Mar 30 - May 19 2023
This section is a late start 8-week hybrid format. This class requires physical attendance in the classroom of 4.25 hours per week and 5.5 additional hours per week of required online class time. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete lecture assignments online.

Section 4293 of DET184
Mobile Hydraulic Systems -- : Mar 28 - May 19 2023
This section is a late start 8-week hybrid format. This class requires physical attendance in the classroom of 4.25 hours per week and 5.5 additional hours per week of required online class time. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete lecture assignments online.

Fall 2022

Section 0671 of DET185
Heavy Duty Chassis and Undercarriage Systems -- : Oct 18 - Dec 16 2022
This section is a 9-week hybrid format. This class requires physical attendance in the classroom of 4.25 hours per week and 4.75 additional hours per week of required online class time. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete lecture assignments online.

Section 0672 of DET188
Heavy-Duty Power Train Systems -- : Oct 20 - Dec 16 2022
This section is a 9-week hybrid format. This class requires physical attendance in the classroom of 4.25 hours per week and 4.75 additional hours per week of required online class time. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete lecture assignments online.

Section 0846 of DET181
Preventive Maintenance and Inspection -- : Aug 16 - Oct 16 2022
This section is a 9-week hybrid format. This class requires physical attendance in the classroom of 4.50 hours per week and 4.50 additional hours per week of required online class time. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete lecture assignments online.

Section 2348 of AUTO98
Independent Study in Auto Mechanics -- : Sep 06 - Dec 09 2022

Section 3070 of DET179
Diesel Equipment Foundation and Safety -- : Aug 16 - Oct 16 2022
This section is a 9-week hybrid format. This class requires physical attendance in the classroom of 4.25 hours per week and 4.75 additional hours per week of required online class time. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete lecture assignments online.

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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