03/19-PRESENT                   MEMBER

City of Oceanside Measure X Committee

Responsible for review of Measure X tax revenue and making recommendations to the city council for approval.


07/17-PRESENT                   EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBER

San Diego-Imperial Counties Labor Council

Responsible for consultation with other labor leaders on operational decisions of the Labor Council.


07/15-PRESENT                   PRESIDENT

Utility Workers Union of America, Local 246

Responsible for day to day operations of the local including but not limited to: board development, budget adherence, grievance processing, arbitration preparation, contract and benefit negotiations. 


06/15-PRESENT                   WORK CONTROL EVALUATOR

Southern California Edison

Responsible for development and evaluation of maintenance work activities ensuring worker safety.   Monitor and manage operations and/or maintenance projects for SCE employees/contractors and decommissioning contractors.


4/10-11/11                              EDUCATION COORDINATOR

Southern California Edison

Responsible for developing, coordinating, and implementing SCE’s Energy Technology Associates Degree Program in collaboration with MiraCosta College and the Utility Workers Union of America, AFL-CIO.



Southern California Edison

Perform duties as a control operator for SCE’s Combustion Engineering vintage nuclear power plants units 2 & 3.  Plants are in the process of decommissioning but control operators are still required.


3/04-2/19                    MEMBER/EMPLOYMENT COMMITTEE CO-CHAIR

California Utilities Diversity Council (CUDC)

Responsible for providing the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) advice in the areas of governance, procurement, employment, customer service, marketing and philanthropy.





6/96-12/03                              EO/DIVERSITY TRAINING FACILITATOR

Southern California Edison

Responsible for providing Equal Opportunity and Diversity training to Southern California Edison employees.  Participated in training entire SCE workforce.


10/03-2/06                              SOUTHEAST SECTION DIRECTOR

NAACP-California State Conference

Responsible for coordination of activities for NAACP adult units covering Southern California Branches in the following counties: Imperial, Orange, Riverside, San Diego, and San Bernardino.  Focused on nonprofit board development for NAACP branches in the territory. 


12/99-2/06                              PRESIDENT

North San Diego County Branch NAACP

Responsible for Branch operations.  Key duties include Legal Redress committee chair (discrimination complaint committee), corporate council committee chair, and Fundraising Chair.


9/99-PRESENT                     HUMAN RIGHTS ADVISOR

Utility Workers Union of America, AFL-CIO

Responsible for investigating discrimination complaints filed by union members in the Western Region of the United States (Region V).  Responsible for developing and implementing diversity/EO/Communication training for UWUA members throughout the country.



2019                            Certificate – Personal Financial Planning

                                    University of California, Irvine


2015                            Certificate – Human Resources Management

                                    University of California, Irvine


2006                            Certificate-U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Reactor Operator License SONGS Unit 2&3 (Combustion Engineering Plants)


1996                            Certificate -EEO (Equal Employment Opportunity), Diversity and communications Training Facilitator from Southern California Edison and Champion Services Group.


1996                            B.S.-Workforce Education and Development

                                    Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

                                    Specialization in Adult Education, Training and Development.


1992                            Certificate - USNRC Nuclear Plant Reactor Operator License.

                                    Qualified Reactor Operator, SONGS U-1 (Westinghouse Plant)