Volunteer Experience

Feb 2011 - Ongoing

Jan 2021 - Ongoing

Jun 2019 - Jul 2019

Sep 2006 - May 2008

Sep 2001 - Apr 2002

Sep 2000 - May 2001

Jan 2000 - Sep 2000

Sep 1997 - Apr 2000

Nov 1996 - Sep 2000

Nov 1996 - Nov 1997

Position: Subject Matter Expert Presenter

Organization: Alberta Science Network

Summary: Provide guest lectures to schools on the topic of Forensics, and well as access to online resources, and collaborated to develop and present at a symposium on teaching the Grade 6 - Evidence and Investigation lesson. 

Position: Policy & Governance Chair

Organization: Canadian Association of Police Educators (C.A.P.E.)

Summary: Act as a member of the executive board for C.A.P.E.

Position: Course Designer & Instructor

Organization: INTERPOL

Summary: Designed and provided Advanced Forensic Investigation Course for police and forensic investigators from seven separate East African countries. Course provided in Mauritius on July 1-5, 2019.

Position: D.A.R.E. Coordinator

4 - Wing Cold Lake Base

Organization: Canadian Forces Military Police 

Summary: I was the volunteer lead for the D.A.R.E. Program, which was in addition to my regular Military Police Duties.  I coordinated the program between two elementary schools, 4 classes of grade 5/6 students, and one other instructor.  

Position: Peer Support Volunteer

Organization: Grant MacEwan College

Summary: Provided peer support counselling for other students at Grant MacEwan College.  

Position: Victim Services Advocate

Organization: Edmonton Police Service

Summary: After training was completed, I provided support to people affected by crime or sudden deaths, as well as provided information on home security checks, and maintain documentation as follow-ups were made on police files for services to victims of crime. 

Position: Campus Patrol Services Volunteer

Organization: U of A Campus Patrol Services

Summary: Completed various duties as a volunteer, which included front counter shifts providing information at HUB beat office, completing data collection for their Annual Report, and attending training sessions with auxiliary officers

Position: Crisis Intervention Counsellor

Organization: U of A Sexual Assault Centre

Summary: Provided short term counselling for people affected by sexual assault, and assisted with awareness activities and education presentations 

Position: Safewalk Volunteer

Organization: U of A - SU Safewalk Program

Summary: Safewalk is a program designed to provide the service of accompanying students on their trip home from campus after certain hours.  In my time with Safewalk I was a Patroller, Team Leader, Dispatcher, and acted as the Social Coordinator for the program. 

Position: Karate Instructor

Organization: Grant MacEwan College - Kids Karate Program

Summary: Acted as an assistant instructor to the GMC Kids Karate program, under the guidance of a lead instructor, assisted students of various ages with learning the techniques and discipline involved in Wado-Kai Karate.