Work History

Work History
Oct 2008 - Present

Sr. Training and Development Specialist

Southeastern Freight Lines
  • Research and identify training resources and content
  • Training instructional design (development of training content, methodology for delivery, assess adult learning styles and what works best at SEFL, etc.)
  • Coordinate and lead in-house training development (i.e. approval and coordination details of filming customized training)
  • Evaluation of all current training processes and the development of training repository to track all training (what training exists within the company, what needs to be updated, creation needs, certification training, identify SME’s, etc.)
  • Develop customized development curriculums and training catalogs by position for training and development needs (focus on leadership and sales at first)
  • Work to define training structure (modules) within the LMS and the succession planning process
  • Develop and lead train the trainer training sessions to deliver new material to the field and other departments
  • Evaluate and assess technical and positional competencies for effectiveness and changes
  • Manage the reporting / metrics function for the department and for general update purposes for other departments / strategic planning (as it relates to training and development and succession planning)
  • Manages and evaluates leadership development and training orientations / programs for overall effectiveness
  • Communicates with senior leadership regarding training program design, content, implementation and evaluation or our leadership development process
  • Manage and facilitate mentor process program
  • Manages Leadership Catalyst and Supervisor Development programs
  • Acts as facilitator, and at times, trainer for leadership development programs
  • Researches and benchmarks other organizations in the areas of leadership development and training
  • Participates in managing and coordinating the company succession management and talent review process
  • Establish documentation and audit processes for all training and development initiatives
  • Support regional HR manager’s in ensuring all training is executed within each region
Jan 2008 - May 2008

High School Bible Teacher

Faith Christian School
  • Responsible for the direct instruction of my students as well as planning instruction and setting goals (9th-10th New Testament Survey)
  • Clearly and timely communicated standards, achievements and deficiencies to students and parents
  • Monitored and assessed academic progress and maintained complete and accurate student academic and disciplinary records
  • Maintained and continual improvement of my own professional knowledge and skills
Jul 2007 - Dec 2007

Shipping Manager

United Stationers
  • To cooperate and coordinate with other departments to ensure safety, operations production, and good quality.
  • To ensure that the various routes departed in a timely fashion.
  • As a result of my leadership, we achieved the highest on-time departure percentages the building ever achieved
Jan 2005 - May 2007

Quality Manager

FedEx Ground
  • Ensured operations compliance & productivity through audits communication, & training.
  • Implemented efficiency & quality initiatives and process improvements (CI)
  • Root cause analysis of various systems & reports (SQI, Claims, DPRs)
  • Developed & executed quality principles & processes through various means (Business Objects, AS400, ISS, TMS, TQM, BCSA)
  • Involved in Regional Safety Committee, Regional Quality Committee, and HQIT
Aug 2002 - Dec 2004

Part-Time Operations Supervisor

  • Oversaw outbound shipping operation
  • Utilized productivity methods & training tools
  • Documented efficiency standards & deviations
  • Audited employees for efficiency, methods, and training


Aug 2002 - Aug 2006


Dallas Theological Seminary

Cum Laude

Thesis, "Towards Identifying a Criteria for Corinthian Slogans and Its Application to 1 Corinthians 14:34-35 and 15:29"