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Mars Desert Research Station


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  • NR-EMT-B (National Registry). Emergency Medical Technician, EMS professional. TX DSHS EMT-B.
  • Texas Master Naturalist (TX Parks & Wildlife certification in progress)
  • Currently pursuing Private Pilot License. ~35 hrs flight time and certified to fly solo.
  • PADI Divemaster, Master Scuba Diver, Rescue Diver as of February 2008.
  • PADI Specialty Certifications: Search & Recovery, DAN O2 Provider, Underwater Navigator, Enriched Air Nitrox, Wreck Diver.
  • NAUI Open Water Scuba Diving Certified (11/03). PADI Advanced Scuba Diving (05/07).
  • American Sailing Association Basic Keel Boat Certified as of July 2001. Learned on J-22.
  • Basic Military Emergency Management Specialist Certified (FEMA training)
  • • FCC: Amateur Radio License (HAM) Technician Operator Rating: KE5SKT
  • Emergency First Response: Emergency Responder (CPR/AED/First Aid - Adult/Child/Infant) as of 02/08
  • Medic First Aid Basic (CPR/AED inclusive) Certification (valid through 03/08)
  • Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training (re-breather)
  • Helicopter Underwater Egress Training with Marine Survival Training Center of University of Louisiana at Lafayette
  • Completed 7-day Amazon Jungle Marathon 200+KM. Toughest Foot Race on Earth
  • Completed competitions such as Adventure Races, Desert Biathlon (3rd place), 100KM Chupacabras mountain bike race in Mexico, top placements in World Skeet Shooting Championships and National Sporting Clays Championships
  • Competed on SMU NCAA Division 1 Collegiate Tennis Team
  • Lived in the Jungles of Panama for 2 months in 2004 while working with natives on aqueducts. Joined an expedition to form partnerships with remote Indian tribes for Jungle conservation.
  • Lived and trained for one month full-time at Muay Thai training camp in Thailand in 2006
  • Volunteer first responder medic on ambulances and motorscooters in Jerusalem, Israel in 2005