EPA Universal Refrigeration Technician

CPR Certification (Expires 2020)

Advanced Marine Firefighting


SolidWORKS and Autodesk Inventor

Adobe Creative Suite, particularly Photoshop & PageMaker

Microsoft Office Professional




April 2018 - Present

Marine Advanced Technology and Education (MATE) Long-Term Intern

  • Operate, maintain, and run deck operations for science equipment
  • Shipboard instruments and cable calibration and engineering
  • Data processing and transfer
  • Network administration

Feb 2017 – Aug 2017

Cadet Chief Engineer on Cal Maritime Training Ship Golden Bear (IMO: 8834407, MMSI 367978000)

  • Led day work teams on various systems repairs in the engine room
  • Led watch teams on duty watch in the operating space of the engine room (EOS)
  • Responsible for organizing implementing training schedules and work rotations for engineering cadets
  • Assist and supervise in job safety analysis (JSA), and environmental health and safety procedures


Dec 2016 – Dec 2017

Chief Science Officer for CMA Oceanographic Instrumentation Research Cruises

  • Led and directed boat cruises conducting weekly station samplings in the Carquinez Straits
  • Supervised and directed students performing research and sampling
  • Maintained and deployed research equipment


Nov 2016 – Jan 2018

Water Quality Intern, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) on the David H Peterson (MMSI: 367706070)

  • Performed laboratory analysis for chlorophyll-a and SPM samples on-site at USGS research facility
  • Assisted with configuring, deploying, and operating equipment for monthly sampling research cruises in San Francisco Bay waters
  • Assisted the Chief Mate with plant maintenance and operation


May – Jul 2016

Cadet Engineer Intern for Maersk Lines, LTD (MLL) on the Maersk Wisconsin (IMO: 9193252, MMSI: 563027300)

  • Assisted engineering officers in preventative maintenance (PMs), maneuvering, day work, and overall plant and ship systems operation and maintenance
  • Various fabrication tasks: welding, machining, and manufacturing as needed (scaffolding, valve maintenance, shock absorber rebuilds, et al)
  • Assisted as watchstander in the engine room during all shifts of 24-hour engine room during maneuvering


Apr 2016 – Apr 2017 Associated Students of California Maritime Academy

Elected Vice President of Student Affairs

  • Chair and serve on 15 campus committees and advocacy groups
  • Manage 35 student clubs and organizations


Apr 2015 – Jan 2017 CSU Coast Research Grant

Volunteer Field Assistant for NOAA Sea Grant Project, SFSU Romberg Tiburon Center

Research Title: The influence of nitrate and ammonium concentrations on diatom and flagellate production in the low inflow estuary of Drakes Estero, California

  • Collect, extract and analyze chlorophyll and nutrient samples
  • Qualitative microscopic analysis of phytoplankton cells


         Mar 2015 – Present CMA Oceanography Club and NAMEPA Campus Chapter

         President and Co-Founder

  • Develop programming to educate community on climate and oceanography
  • Assist in campus research initiatives for ocean literacy