TJ obtained her Firefighter and EMT certifications in August of 2000 and her Paramedic certification in 2002. She moved to Adams County in 2003 and was asked to join the Special Response Team for the Sheriff’s Office as a medic. She came to TDI for her initial training. After taking her first class at TDI she fell in love with the training and kept coming back. TJ began helping as an adjunct instructor in March 2009. She is an American Heart Association BLS Instructor, an NRA Instructor and teaches the medical portion of our courses. TJ now works as the TDI office manager.