Blaine Lucas

Please feel free to browse through my qualifications and related experience. I have been involved in public sector management for several years and understand that successful leadership requires the ability to balance an expertise in operational procedures with interpersonal skills. I am confident in my ability to effectively manage administrative functions and to foster internal/external relationships.

Blaine Lucas, AEMCA, CMM III, B.A., M.P.A.

Professional Profile

I have acquired experience with human resource management, strategic planning and program development in the private, municipal and provincial sectors. I have functioned in a management capacity with municipal operations in Durham Region, Niagara Region, County of Oxford, City of Hamilton & the Town of Milton. In the Paramedic Service profession, my responsibilities have included the administration of operations, labour relations, continuous quality improvement, quality assurance, procurement, recruitment, paramedic education and pre-hospital research.

In addition, I have experience with the management of law enforcement agencies in the municipal & provincial sectors. I understand the importance of regulatory frameworks and believe in open, transparent & responsive government operations. I am fully conversant with project management activities and possess the following qualifications:

  • Master of Public Administration - University of Western Ontario
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management - McMaster University (canidate 2015)
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Social Science - University of Windsor
  • Certificate in Criminology & Criminal Justice - University of Windsor
  • Certified Municipal Manager III - Ontario Municipal Management Institute
  • EMS Executive Designation - Ontario Association of Paramedic Chiefs
  • Progressive public sector management experience (15 years)
  • Expertise in continuous quality improvement & quality assurance initiatives
  • Knowledge of educational program development, facilitation & monitoring
  • Member of the Municipal Law Enforcement Officers Association
  • Member of the Ontario Association of Property Standards Officers
  • Member of the Ontario Association of Paramedic Chiefs (2001-2013)
  • Member of the Association of Municipal Managers, Clerks and Treasurers of Ontario
  • Emergency management credentials

I am dedicated to public administration, human resource practices, municipal law enforcement and paramedic service leadership with a focus on collaboration and process improvement.

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Social Media

Tue, Jul 9, 2013
I am an advocate of social media and networking with leadership professionals from both the public and private sector. The focus of my social media presence on the web is related to public administration, human resource practices, emergency...

Acknowledgements

Tue, Jul 9, 2013
I would like to thank a number of people that made the new website and exploration into the world of social media possible. The graphics on the site were created by Lee Ann Smyth owner of the Paper Doll Factory (www.paperdollfactory.com). Lee Ann is...
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Twitter

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Mon, Aug 25, 2014, 10:24 am

Bailey - We hope you have an great Birthday :) http://t.co/zwaV7OHBz6

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Mon, Aug 25, 2014, 6:27 am

Bailey is 14 today - We are very proud - Enjoy the teenage life - always smile like it's your 6th Bday http://t.co/c0lnmcokuK

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Sun, Aug 24, 2014, 4:51 pm

Happy 14th Birthday to my son Bailey - one great guitar cake #nailedit - enjoy the day! http://t.co/7sAMrvAG1H

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