|Sales Director, Defence Journalist
Esprit de Corps Canadian Military Magazine, Ottawa, Ontario 2012
Charged with developing, improving and executing a sales strategy across Canada. Managed and dramatically increased advertising accounts by developing and executing a comprehensive plan. Met and exceeded all sales expectations. Contributed news briefs, industry profiles and corporate feature articles.
Review and approve story pitches on a bi-weekly basis. Edited 70-80 stories per issue including column and editorials. Authored two stories on Algonquin College related subjects per issue. Completed the layout, design and positioned all stories into appropriate sections and pages. Conducted final layout adjustments to approved pages.
Managed intelligence information sharing between Iraqi and US forces. Analyzed intelligence gathered from Iraqi sources. Verified intelligence asset integrity for Iraqi and US forces. Planned military operations for joint Iraqi and US efforts. Instructed Iraqi officers on proper intelligence gathering, handling and analysis and interrogation techniques.
Researched military, political, social and economic conditions in regions of possible unit deployment. Liaised with national military intelligence organizations for intelligence exchange. Planned intelligence collection operations in a training environment. Instructed subordinate analysts on predicted threats in deployment regions.
Intelligence Analyst/Planner, Junior Liaison to UNAMA
Planned military operations for Joint Task Force Warrior in Southern Afghanistan. Created intelligence collection plans using numerous collection platforms across Southern Afghanistan. Liaised with French military forces operating in Southern Afghanistan. Liaised with Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO) and United Nations personnel through the United Nations Assistance Mission Afghanistan. Liaised with local Afghan community leaders regarding shared security concerns.
Intelligence Section Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge
Wrote and implemented a new section standard operating procedure. Enacted the unit counter-terrorism and information protection plan to US Army standard. Planned intelligence operations for unit exercises and operations. Processed security clearance applications for unit staff. Maintained the unit Tactical Intelligence Center. Liaised with 2nd Infantry Division for intelligence sharing.
Algonquin College, Ottawa, Ontario 2010-12
Professional Development Courses:
Conflict Studies and Human Rights
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario 2007-8
US Army Military Intelligence School
Advanced Individual Training, Fort Huachuca, Arizona 2001