Hello, perhaps you are planning an event that includes a pool or open water location? Please consider my lifeguarding and teaching abilities to ensure your event is safe. My qualifications include: L.A County lifeguard (15 years), Water safety instuctor, First aid instructor, L.A county competition swim team coach, Field Manager L.A County Underwater Unit( South Aquatics),Founder and former Executive Director of the Venice Surf And Skateboard Association, Founder and Director of The Venice Surf-A-Thon Surf contest( 21 years annually) and Bureau of Land Management River Ranger .
I spearheaded the effort to bring the Venice skatepark to fruition. All life saving and first aid certifications are current and available for public inspection upon request as well as L.A County and City refrences.
I have been teaching skateboarding, surfing, scuba, judo and swimming to children and adults for the past 15 years. I also speak German , Japanese and conversational Spanish. In addition I am an instructor at City of Industry Sheriff Dept Police Activity Judo Club.