RESUME
 
Teacher – Industrial Arts/Technology – 32 years
Bachelors Degree – Newark State College
Masters Degree – University of Maryland
Masters Degree – Hofstra University
Other–Dale Carnegie (Effective Communication & Human Relations)
              Suffolk County Community College (Public Speaking)
              Member – Toastmasters International
              Ambassador for Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind, Washington, DC since 2011
 
Post Retirement:
 
Marathons:   Disney Half, 2001, Long Island 2001, 2012, New York City 2001,
                     Boston 2002 & 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, Disney 2002, 2003,
                     2004, 2009, 3 marathons in 3 weeks, 2004 – Munich, Three Country, Venice,
                     Disney Goofy Challenge 2006, Miami 2007, 2009; A1A, 2009, Sedona Half,
                      2009, Shamrock, 2009, 2010; Sugar Land 30K, 2009, Cooper River Bridge 10k
                     2013, 2014, Houston, 2010, Richmond Half, 2010, Buffalo, 2011, Nike Run Hit
                     Wonder Los Angeles 10K, 2005, World's Best 10k, San Juan PR 2014

Triathlons:     70.3 distance Escape from Fort DeSoto 2003, Great Floridian Half 2003,
                      Disney Half Ironman 2004, '05, '06, '07, '08, '09, '10 '11;
                      Ralph’s Half Ironman 2005, Timberman 2013    
                    Full Ironman Events – Coeur D’Alene 2005, 2008;  
                      Florida 2006, Louisville 2009, Lake Placid 2010, Memorial Hermann Texas 2011
                      World Championship Ironman – Kona, Hawaii 2007, New York City 2012
                    Olympic Distance Events –NYC Triathlon 2005, '06, '07, '08, '10, '13  ;
                      Malibu 2004, 2005, 2008;
                      ITU World Championship – 2006 - in Laussane, Switzerland
                       representing UnitedStates as member of Team USA 
 
Other:           Muscular Distrophy 150 mile Bike Ride,
                     Zephyr Sport Sprint Triathlon 
                     Everyone Rides – 90 mile bike ride to provide disadvantaged
                     children with bikes.
                     Swim Miami – 3 mile open ocean swim
 
 
Featured in two Ironman documentaries carried on NBC and the Outdoor Network nationally. 
   Ironman at Coeur D’Alene, Idaho - 2005 and
   Ironman Triathlon World Championship, Kona, Hawaii - 2007 

 AZTV7 - AM Arizona - 2/5/2009

 ABC13 Houston, TX - The Finish Line - 1/17/2010

 ABC13 Houston, TX - Featured in coverage of Memorial Hermann Ironman - 5/19, 20 & 21/2011