Advocate for the game to be known as any other game that can be played with or without risk of assets or funds like Golf, Hockey, Chess, Pool and so on. And that Poker does not require wagers for correct or fun game play.
Website is active and useful presence online. Ranking well for intended audience.
Professional Poker Player
2004 to 2015
Las Vegas, Nevada
Poker Nickname: "The Pro"
Online Poker Aliases: Changoman & Changophant
Played Poker profitably by successful using strategies developed from mathematics & science.
Responsible for bankroll management. Travel planning & arrangements, security, ethics, light record keeping & constant analysis of changing circumstances, promotions, or coordination with other business endeavors I am involved.
Collect large amounts of data to analyze and reanalyze without significant formal records other than mental notes & memory.
Usage of computer data & Monte Carlo Simulations pertaining to ventures & possible future ventures into other forms of gambling, namely Black Jack & Progressive Video Poker Games.
2002 to 2015
The Dalles, Oregon
Able to complete medium & minor repairs along with general maintenance of large trucks and equipment.
Assist master mechanics and technicians with large jobs such as engine & transmission extraction and replacement.
Also tasked with clean up, safety and security after hours.
Subcontracted by some of the best Diesel Repair Shops in the Columbia Gorge Area.
De Gre' & Associates
Hood River, Oregon
Freelance Interpreter for Attorneys, Courtrooms, Medical Practitioners & their clients. Traveling & meeting scheduled appointment in various cities or counties. English to Spanish & Spanish to English oral & written.
2000 to 2003
Various Automobile Dealerships
Hood River & The Dalles, Oregon
Meet & greet customers. Get to know their needs & wants while building a relationship.
Pick out vehicle(s) & do walk-a-round presentation(s).
Coordinate test drives.
Look at potential trade(s).
Complete negotiations involved from start to finish. Closing the deal with a customer commitment.
Take care of paperwork and credit applications related to the sales process.
Deliver vehicle clean & full of fuel. Along with presentation of the vehicle features. Complete new vehicle checklist with customer.
Follow up call & address any customer concerns whenever possible after the purchase.
Coordinate with managements assigned tasks & goals with minimal need for monitoring or presence.
Recognizing & utilizing assistance from management when needs arise along with other sales personnel to preemptively avoid a failure. By changing gears, personalities involved or simply gaining new information relative.
Maintain product knowledge of current and new inventory.
Manage inventory and it's placement on the dealership floor and lot.
Answer sales phone calls.
English Teacher & Facilitator
1996 to 1999
Various English Schools
Mexico City, Mexico
Freelance English teacher working mostly with executives or mid level employees. Engaging them in dynamic classroom activities using various techniques. Incorporating thier current or potential needs in their specific work environment into usefull class activities designed to meet their needs through unconventional methods.
Planned lessons, prepared needed materials, anticipated questions from students. Along with consideration & planning the transportation of the materials. Through hectic & crowded urban areas. Often moving to multiple locations throughout the day. Punctually meeting time schedules that constantly varied.
Tree Sorter and Puller
Approx. 1993 and 1994 Seasonal
Wind River Tree Nursery
Sorting through small trees on a conveyor belt in a refrigerated area looking for defective or infected.
Pulled trees out of the ground using hands only then packed them to be sorted later.
Worked outside in the snow, rain and cold weather.