George H. Wissmiller Resume


17185 Parnell Rd.
DeWitt, Il. 61735-9711
Phone (217)778-2413  
E-Mail
george@wissmiller.org

Updated 3/20/2012


Personal:


Professional Experience:

1974 - 1998, Champaign Police Department, Champaign, IL
1990 - 1998, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL.
1992 - 1995, Parkland College, Champaign, Il
1996 - Present, Richland Jr. College, Decatur, Il
Aug 1999 - Present, National Safety Council, Itasca, Il
1990 - Present, Champaign and DeWitt Counties
2001 - 2007, Clinton Illinois YMCA
2005 - Present, Richland Jr. College, Decatur, Il
2007 - 2008, Decatur Public Schools, Decatur, Il
2008 - Present, WATCH
2009 - 2010, Illinois House of Representatives
2010 - Present, Farmer City Chamber of Commerce, Farmer City, Il
2011 - Present, Project Democracy founding member, DeWitt County, Il


Education:
1967 - 1969, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
  • Civil Engineering
  • Two years completed
1971 - 1973, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL
  • Civil Engineering
  • One year completed
1973 Police Training Institute, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL
  • Basic Law Enforcement
  • 240 hour course
  • Graduated fourth in class with honors
During Law Enforcement Career - Various locations
  • FBI Photography school (2 weeks)
  • Both FBI fingerprint courses (4 weeks)
  • Northwestern Universities Accident Reconstruction Course (4 weeks)
  • DUI Enforcement Instructors Course (1 week)
  • Instructor development course (1 week)
  • Numerous other short courses
1978 Parkland Junior College, Champaign, IL
  • Associate Degree in Law Enforcement
  • Graduated with honors
1979 Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL
  • BS Degree with honors in Sociology - area of concentration in Criminal Justice

A common question in interviews is "What do you consider your weakest area?" I don't like repetitive tasks over long periods of time. I like variety and new challenges.

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