Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design Professional Designation (CPD)
Mr. Michael Steven Ruple
Paulding County School District
Total Duration: 1 yr 6 mos
Title School Safety Officer
Dates Employed Sep 2018 – Present
Employment Duration 1 yr 6 mos
Manage day to day safety operations for a 30,000+ student district with 3,000+ staff members. Liaison to Public Safety agencies and other partners in Paulding County to ensure best practices and safe environment for students, staff and visitors. Direct the activity of safety training and programs for the school district.
Company Name: Georgia Emergency Management Agency/Homeland Security
Total Duration 4 yrs
Title Homeland Security Coordinator
Dates Employed Aug 2017 – May 2019
Employment Duration 1 yr 10 mos
Training and support of local, state, tribal, federal and private partners in preparation and response roles to natural and man-made disasters.
State of Georgia
Dates Employed Aug 2012 – 2015
Employment Duration 3 yrs
Warrant team leader for an area covering 6 counties. Utilized ICS in this capacity to ensure safe planning, coordination, and implementation of warrant service. Networked with public safety partners to utilize all available resources and trained new employees on proper policy and procedures.
Dates Employed Aug 2011 – Aug 2012
Employment Duration 1 yr 1 mo
Georgia Technology Authority
Dates Employed Jan 2011 – Apr 2011
Employment Duration 4 mos
I am responsible for monitoring bills that will affect the technology industry in Georgia, scheduling meetings and meeting with Senators and Representatives to discuss legislation, monitoring committees, bills, and meeting in order to see what will affect the State of Georgia before it happens.
YMCA of the USA
Dates Employed May 2004 – Aug 2009
Employment Duration 5 yrs 4 mos
I started out as a Jr. Counselor but through my work ethic, was promoted with increasingly difficult jobs each year. My final year I was Director of the Leaders in Training and Counselors in Training programs, designing and implementing each program. I doubled enrollment in the programs and was commended for my various successes.
Types of Federal/State/Local Disasters and Incidents worked:
Hurricanes (Multiple), Winter Weather (Multiple), Tornado Outbreaks (Multiple), Flooding (Multiple), Shooting at a School (Lithia Springs High School), Missing Person (Multiple), and other all hazards scenarios.