Work Experience

  • San Leandro Mb Inc

    2002-2003 | Apprentice

    Mechanical apprenticeship with independent Mercedes Benz repair shop

  • Elephant Pharmacy

    2005-2007 | Cashier lead/Audit manager/shipping&receiving associate/special orders manager

    Responsible for a variety of roles including but not limited to: managing cashiers, providing daily inventory audits, running the shipping&receiving dept, taking special orders and placing purchases with outside vendors for unique items

  • Mckevitt Volvo/nissan

    2006-2008 | Parts department ascociate/driver

    Assist with inventory management as well as deliver products to commercial clients

  • Donguan Language Academy(guandong Province, China)

    2009-2009 | English Teacher

    Taught various levels of ESL classes in Donguan, China.

  • Sheet Music Plus

    2010-2010 | Warehouse Associate

    Sort, distribute and ship inventory

  • peet's Coffee & Tea

    2010-2010 | Barista/Cashier lead

    Cashier as well as prepare and serve coffee, tea & related beverages

  • East Bay Recycling

    2003-2012 | Owner/Operator

    Metal recycling/hauling service. Provided a pickup of recyclable materials from commercial and residential locations as well as contract hauling

  • Jake Of All Trades

    2003-2013 | Mechanic, Fabricator, Media Producer

    Provide various services and products utilizing personal skillsets

  • Bay Ship & Yacht Co.

    2012-2016 | Marine Machinist / Hydraulic Technician

    Construction and repair of tugboats, ferries, Coast Guard cutters, cruise ships, pilot boats, barges, and marine vessels of all kinds as well as installation and overhaul of shipboard machinery and hydraulic systems including removal, repair/build, installation and alignment of propellers, shafts, bearings, engines, generators, anchor windlasses and hydraulic cylinders, motors, actuators, pumps and systems


  • Skyline High School

    1998-2002 | High School Diploma

    Attended 4 year program at Skyline High school focusing on performing arts

  • Laney College

    2010-2013 | Associate of Science (AS)

    Vocational training in traditional machining practices and operation of mills, lathes, presses and CNC mills/lathes