About Kimberly

Kimberly Johns with his two daughters Aggie and Kaylin

Occupation

  

Retired

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Occupational Background

  

· USIA Underwater Equipment Sales Corporation – 1983 - 2017

· USIA Marine Division, LLC 2005 -2017

· Black Rocket Charters 2003- 2005

· Reed College - Diving Safety Officer 1987 - 1999

· Oregon Military Department/Oregon State Defense Force 1991-2015

· Oregon Certified Emergency Medical Technician – 1996 – 2019

· State of Nevada, Clark County, Emergency Medical Technician 1996 -1998

· State of Oregon and U.S. Fish & Wildlife Licensed General Falconer 1984 - present

· United States Coast Guard Licensed Inland Master 1998 – 2018

· Television Personality – “The Oregon Coast Show” Adventure Expert 1982-1983

· Oregon Health Authority; State EMS Certifying Officer 2008-2018


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Educational Background

  

· Portland Community College Associates Degree 1976 – Criminal Justice

· Oregon State University – 1975 Varsity Football - Transfer

· Oregon College of Education 1977 Varsity Football – Transfer 

· University of Washington 1987 – Health Hazards of Cosmetology

· St. Helens Police Department Reserve Police Officer Academy - Graduate

· Oregon State Marine Board – Marine Law Enforcement Academy - Graduate

· United States Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training School – SWR Graduate

· Bureau of Indian Affairs/Branch of Drug Enforcement – Air Assault School – Graduate

· Regional Counter Drug Training Academy, Naval Air Station Meridian, MS – Graduate

· Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences – EMT – Tactical (CONTOMS)  

· United States Air Force School of Applied Aerospace Science – Graduate 

· Professional Associate of Diving Instructor’s College – Graduate 

· Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) SCUBA Instructor Trainer 

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Prior Governmental Experience

  

· United States Air Force – Honorable Discharge 1973

· St. Helens Rural Fire Protection District – Staff Chief Marine Operations

· Columbia County Sheriff Office – Search & Rescue, Reserve Deputy Sheriff

· Ocean Shores Police Department – Surf Rescue/Dive Team Instructor

· United States Department of Commerce – Export Council of Oregon Vice Chair

· United States Department of the Interior – USGS, NPS, USFW Motorboat Instructor

· United States Coast Guard Auxiliary – Commander , Flotilla 5-10 Pacific City

· Law Enforcement Support Office (for Columbia Co) – Defense Logistics Agency 

· Confederated Tribes of the Grande Ronde – Reserve Forest Patrol Officer/EMT

· Oregon Military Department - ORSDF – Command Chief Warrant Officer, (CW5)

· California Highway Patrol – Waterborne Response Asset Protection Program - Author

· Cannon Beach Rural Fire Protection District – Surf Rescue Instructor

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Military and Law Enforcement Contracting Achievements

  

· Naval Special Warfare Development Group - Developer of Combat Trauma Bag System

· U.S. Navy Seal Delivery Teams – Developer Thermal exposure Undergarment

· U.S. Air Force Pararescue “Guardian Angels” Advanced Rescue Craft – Program Mgr

· U.S Marine Corps, Force Reconnaissance, Sniper Rifle Drag Bag System – Developer

· U.S. Army 1st Special Group (Airbrorne) Environmental proof ALYCE liner Developer

· Naval System Sea Systems Command – Chemical, Biological & Radiological-Bag – Developer

· Federal Bureau of Investigation – Hostage Rescue Teams (HRT), Waterborne Counter Teams Terrorism Strike Teams Combat Diver Dress and tactical boarding systems – Developer

· U.S. Secret Service, Presidential Waterborne Fanny Pack – Developer

· South Korean ROK Marines Tactical Operations System - Developer  

· U.S. Department of Homeland Security – Dry suit development - Developer

· Research, Development, Testing and Evaluation of Special Action Vessels (SAV)

* Miami Dade Police

* New Mexico State Police

* U.S. Army Special Forces

* U.S. Air Force Special Tactics 

* Lee County Sheriff’s Office (Florida)

* Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office (Florida)

* Leon County Sheriff’s Office (Florida)

* California Highway Patrol

* United Arab Emirates 

* Egyptian Naval Special Forces

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Accomplishments and Awards

 · State of Oregon - Medal of Valor

· United States Air Force - National Defense Service Medal 

· President of the United States “Call to Service Award”

· President of the United States “Volunteer Service Award”

· United States Army Military Affiliate Radio System Operator (AAR0LB)

· Portland Small Circle Jujitsu – Combat Instructor

· Founding Member United States Department of Homeland Security

· Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Instructor

· Department of Defense Certificate of Recognition - Cold War Service

· Arab Republic of Egypt - Airborne Forces - Certification of Commendation

· United States Coast Guard Auxiliary;

· U.S. Coast Guard Presidential Unit Citation (Hurricane Katrina)

· Auxiliary Achievement Medal

· Auxiliary Examiner Program Ribbon

· U.S. Coast Guard Meritorious Team Commendation (2 awards)

· U.S. Coast Guard Unit Commendation (3 awards)

· Sustained Auxiliary Service Award (2 awards)

· Auxiliary Recruiting Service Award 

· Flotilla Meritorious Achievement Award (2 awards)

· Auxiliary Public Education Award (2 awards)

· Auxiliary Membership Service Award (3 awards)

· Coxswain

· Fingerprint Technician

· National Photo Corps

· Emergency Medical Technician - with Letter’s of Authorization (Stations, Grays Harbor, Cape D, Tillamook, Depoe Bay, Yaquina Bay)

· State of Oregon, Oregon Military Department, Oregon State Defense Force

· Command Chief Warrant Officer, Chief Warrant Officer 5

· Assistant Inspector General

· Senior Aircrew Observers Skill Badge

· Military Intelligence Regimental Unit Crest

· Oregon National Guard Meritorious Service Medal (2 awards)

· Oregon National Guard Commendation Medal (3 awards)

· Oregon National Guard Faithful Service (4 awards)

· Oregon National Guard Recruiting Ribbon (8 awards)

· State Active Duty, 125th Special Tactics Squadron 06/2006 – 10/2006

· Joint Operations Center Basic Course (JOC 101)

· National Football League Camp Invitations – Dallas Cowboys, New England Patriots 

· Volunteer of the Year – Columbia County Sheriff’s Office

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