Work Experience

  • Readystair Fabrication & Machining

    1991-1993 | Fabricator

    welding & machining, production.

  • Sheffield Machine

    1993-1994 | Machinist

    Operator: Lathe/Mill, specialty short run and prototype production

  • Editor-in-Chief/Publisher, WordForge Press/78Magazine


    Newspaper, Magazine, and small press publishing. Writing, editing, photo editing, graphic design, page design, production management.

  • U.S. Investigative Services

    2007-2008 | Field Investigator

    National security investigator, retained by the federal U.S. Office of Personell Management.

  • Advanced Education Corporation

    2008-2009 | Instructional Designer

    Computer based learning, course design and execution.

  • Reid Estate

    2006-2011 | Facilities Engineer

    Construction & Maintenance of off gird self-sufficient estate; Well water, solar power, battery bank electrical storage, diesel power generation, wastewater, building construction, HVAC, propane, electrical, plumbing, forestry, heavy machinery operation, preventive maintenance.

  • Desmond Barca Metal Sulpture & Design

    1993-2012 | Owner/Artist

    Commission based sculpture. Mixed media, primarily metals; Bronze, copper, steel, wrought iron, & aluminium.