Intellex Acquires Expert by Big Village

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Expert Details

Amusement Ride Operations and Safety

ID: 732646 Pennsylvania, USA

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Twenty Five Years experience in design, construction, management, operations and maintenance of multiple amusement park facilities. Additionally, forty years’ experience in the construction industry, performing as a master plumber, general contractor and mechanical contractor. Together, the experience gives a complete background and understanding of all aspects of the development and operation of amusement parks. Extensive knowledge of industry standards including safety requirements and licensing regulations for amusement ride operators. As an educator has conducted seminars and hands-on training for amusement ride operators and state agencies. Has also taught courses on the construction trades for both adult education and high school technical education. Ability to motivate employees’ performance levels and develop rapport with diverse audiences. Broad-based responsibilities and knowledge include:

• Leadership, Supervision and Training
• Technical Knowledge/Efficiency
• Licensing Policies & Regulations
• Emergency Response
• Warranty Expertise/ Product Knowledge
• Team Building
• Safety & Quality Control
• Customer Service


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1976 Degree: BS Subject: Business Administration/ Social Psychology Institution: St. Peter's College
Year: 1978 Degree: Masters Subject: Masters Studies in Teaching Institution: Kean University
Year: 1981 Degree: Apprenticeship Subject: Union Trades School Institution: Plumber's Local 14
Year: 2006 Degree: N/A Subject: Occupational Assessment Teaching Program Institution: Temple University
Year: 2000 Degree: N/A Subject: Level III Inspection/ Level II Operations Institution: NAARSO (National Association of Amusement Ride Safety Officials)

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1994 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: CEO Department: safety and operations
Designer/Builder/Operator of multi-location amusement ride parks
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1995 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Consultant/Expert Witness/Technical Services Department: ower
Amusement Ride Operations, Training, Operations, Construction, Design
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2005 to 2020 Employer: Monroe Career & Technical Institute Title: Adult Continuing Education and High School Instructor Department: teacher
trades teacher

Career Accomplishments

Licenses / Certifications
• Level 2 Pennsylvania Amusement Ride & Safety Inspector
• National Association of Amusement Ride Safety Officials (NAARSO)
Level 2 NAARSO Operations Certification
Level 3 NAARSO Inspector/Safety Certification
NAARSO Out-Reach Instructor, Train-the-Trainer Instructor
• American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) -
ASTM F-24 Committee on Amusement Rides and Devices
• OSHA Safety member (Occupational Safety & Health Administration)
Awards / Recognition
• NAARSO Jimmy Floyd Service Award
• NAARSO President’s Service Award
• NAARSO Man of the Year

Additional Experience

Expert Witness Experience
Available upon request.
Training / Seminars
• Conducted safety training for Rides and Amusements to and for NY, NJ, TX, FL, MA, LA, PA, VA, OH, CA, GA, TN, SC, NC, VA, WV, CO, HI, IN,AZ, IL, OR, NV, MO, AL, AR, KS, MD, OK, CT, RI, WI, MN, KY, ID, NE, WA, NH.
Also teach international to, Ontario Canada, Newfoundland Canada, Saskatoon Canada, British Columbia, Canada, PEI, Canada, MB, Canada, U.A.E. Turkey, P.R., United Kingdom, Philippines, Germany.
• Conducted training sessions at the NAARSO annual safety forum and outreach seminars
• Conducted training sessions for the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture

Fields of Expertise

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