|Barbara L. Klingensmith
|EDUCATION: Ph.D. Educational Leadership and Management, Walden University; Dept. Homeland Security, FEMA and National Fire Academy Courses; M.S. Credits – Prehospital Medical Services Management University of Maryland; Master of Science – Applied Behavioral Science Management, Johns Hopkins University; Hopkins Fellow – Organizational Development, Johns Hopkins University; M.S. Credits – Psychology/Counseling, Hood College; Bachelor of Arts – Psychology, Hood College; Firefighter/EMT Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute, University of Maryland; Paramedic, Maryland Institute of Emergency Medical Services System
SPECIAL FIELDS: Administration, management, education, and emergency response, Strong management and leadership background combined with educational mastery, Extensive teaching experience with knowledge leadership, professional development, emergency management, emergency medical service, fire services, organizational development and education.
EMPLOYERS: Academic Instructor, – Bureau of Fire Standards and Training, Florida State Fire College, Ocala, Fl.; Professional Excellence consulting, LLC, Ocala, Florida; Curriculum Development and Delivery Consultant <96> National League of Cities, Washington, D.C.; Mentoring Consultant <96> McKing Consulting, Columbia, Md.; National Fire Academy Instructor, Department of Homeland Security, Emmitsburg, Md.; Adjunct Instructor <96> University of Florida, Gainesville, Fl.; Consultant, TriData Consulting, Alexandria, Va.; Director of Public Services Programs – Edison State College, Fort, Myers Fl.; Director/Instructor of Prehospital Care Programs – Baltimore City Community College, Baltimore, Md.; Director/Instructor of Public Safety Programs – University of Hawaii, Kapaloni Community College, Honolulu, Hi.; Firefighter/Paramedic/Instructor (Volunteer and Paid), Frederick, Md.; EMS/Fire Service Instructor, Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute, College Park, Md.; President/CFO/Owner – Computer Cables Unlimited, Frederick, Md.