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  • 3rd Generation Military Veteran
  • 7 years Minnesota Army National Guard
  • 5 years Military Police Officer


Law Enforcement
  • More than 20 years with the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office
  • Over two decades of law enforcement experience in Crow Wing County
  • 10 years as a law enforcement instructor Central Lakes College Campus
  • Deputy Chief of the Cuyuna Police Department
  • Police Officer with the Pequot Lakes Police Department
  • Police Officer with the Crosby Police Department

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Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office
  • Deputy Sheriff; Assigned to the patrol division
  • K9 Unit Handler / Trainer.  Handler of K9 Nike and K9 Oakley
  • Investigator / Narcotics Agent assigned to the Lakes Area Drug Investigative Division
  • Tactical Response Team-Sniper, Tactical K9 Deployments and Hostage Rescue
  • Transport Division
  • Department Trainer
  • School Resource Officer-Crosby and Pequot Lakes High Schools
  • Contract Deputy-City of Emily
  • Boat and Water Division
  • 911 Dispatcher
  • Correctional Officer in the Crow Wing County Jail
  • Boy Scout Explorer, Boy Scout and Advisor

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  • Leadership Academy; MN Chiefs of Police Association
  • Officer Leadership Development; MN Chiefs of Police Association
  • Police Management and Supervision; Bureau of Criminal Apprehension
  • Nees Based Coaching; Crow Wing County
  • Insight Discovery; Crow Wing County
  • Law Enforcement Degree; Alexandria Technical College
  • Brainerd High School


Business Owner
  • CanAm Tactical K9 LLC.
  • Consulting for law enforcement agencies on police K9 related issues
  • Training police K9’s for local and state wide law enforcement agencies



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