Experience & Qualifications

Summary of Experience :

Originally from the Lower East Side of Manhattan, NYC. Residing in Texas for 47 years, Austin for 43 years.

 

My name is Eli Santiago, and I am a proud father, veteran, and Texan. Having worked in an array of different industries and with many organizations, I have gained the skills necessary to form authentic relationships with those I work with. These skills, combined with this career, have not only enabled me to have a meaningful impact on the lives of my clients, but have also brought a sense of self-fulfillment as I share my experiences and insight as a former first responder with the Austin Fire Department. 

 

  • Assigned to various Austin Fire Stations for 22 years
  • Assigned to AFD Public Education / Community Outreach (Public Relations) for 7 years for a cumulative total of 29 years
  • AFD Hispanic Liaison for Spanish speaking media’s
  • Emergency Medical Technician for 36 years
  • Workplace / Home Fire and Life Safety Educator
  • Evacuation Planning & Consulting, including Hi-Rises
  • Floor Warden training
  • Blood Borne Pathogens Instructor
  • Active shooter workplace violence instructor
  • Spanish bilingual CPR/AED & First Aid Instructor
  • CPR / AED and first aid Instructor for the Austin Travis County Emergency Medical Services (ATCEMS)
  • Texas State University (EMTS Academy) Paramedic / EMT – BLS for Healthcare Providers Certification Instructor

Conducted Trainings for the following:

Property Management Companies

ECR Management group / Vanderbilt Office Properties / Cousins Properties / Carr Properties / Accesso / Endeavor Real Estate Group / Oakpoint Real Estate / HPI Real Estate Mgmt. Group / CBRE Asset Services / Wakefield & Cushman / Endura Advisory Group / Fortis Property Group / Lincoln Property Co. / Live Oak Gottesman / Brandywine Realty / Parkway Properties / Riverside Resources / Spire Realty Group / Stream Realty Partners / Tier Riet Inc. / TIG Real Estate Management / Thomas Properties

Hi-Tech Companies & other Organizations

Indeed / Intel / VM Ware / Apple / Cloudera / Broadcom / Ametrine / Ledcor / Silcon Labs / Power Engineering / Parsley Energy / Solar Winds / Cadence /  Netspend / Expedia / Unity 3D Technologies /  Synopsis / Cirrus Logic / Asuragen / Ledcor Technical Services / WeWork / Embree Group / Emerson Automation Solutions / Austin Convention Center / ETS-Lindgren / ABC Medical Center / Barton Hills Nursing Home / Oakcrest Nursing Center / Brookdale Assisted Living / Ashwood Retirement & Assisted Living / CIMA Hospice /  Texas Search & Rescue / Texas American Resources Co. / Texas Assoc. of School Boards / RRISD / Norton Rose Fullbright US / Under Armour / Proportion Foods / Cargill Inc. / Accenture Federal / Homeaway  / Amplify Federal C.U. / DPR Construction / Fermin Construction / Lonestar Materials / Dovetail Custom Woodworks Inc. / McCar Materials Inc. / Texas Spanish Academy / Spanish School House / Avance / Texas Health Action / Lake Austin Spa & Resort / USAA / EMTS Academy / City of Austin / Texas Commission on Environmental Quality / Various childcare facilities

Did you know?

  • Fire DOUBLES in size every 30 Seconds!
  • Smoke multiplies 10 fold every Minute!
  • Cooking fires accounts for 47% of all home fires
  • Fire kills more Americans than all natural disasters combined!
  • 94% of all US homes have Smoke Alarms but up to 31% are not functioning properly.
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