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This is my current work history. This also includes charitable organizations I have been affiliated with through the years.

Gerald Alan Perez


16148 Henry Ruff, Livonia, MI 48154 *  Home: 734-421-7779  *


Professional Summary

Overall, my background is varied. I have experience in many fields from my Police work, Daycare Owner/Operator, Corporate Human Resources, Engineering, Marketing, Community Relations, Employee Relations and Environmental Health and Safety. I have had and have certifications from Asbestos Building Inspector, Instructor 1st Aid/CPR/HIV & Aids/ Professional Rescue, Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response, Smith Drivers Training Instructor, CDL-B Drivers License with N, P & S Endorsements, CWL Permit, CERTS and Police Academy Training.




Trained in ADA/EEO

Employee recruitment

At-home daycare professional

First Aid and CPR Certified

Weapons Training

Safety and security oriented

Firearms Operations trained

Search and seizure procedures

Self-defense techniques

Criminal law knowledge

Surveillance techniques

Ethical and honest

Calm in crises

Hiring, training and supervision


Human resources management

Profit and loss statements

Non-profit management

Traffic control

Interrogation techniques

HIV/AIDS awareness training

Physical restraint training

Takedown maneuvers

AED Training

MEB Baton training

Defensive driver training

Class B driver

Smith’s System Training Course Instructor 1995

CPR and Child CPR Training 2019



Work History



Public Safety Officer – 09/2016 to Current

Madonna University – Livonia, MI

Duties are to patrol and protect all University students and faculty and to enforce Clery Act and Title IX as it pertains to on and off campus personnel and activities.


Daycare Owner/Operator – 04/1994 to 12/2017

Aunt Polly’s Playhouse – Livonia, MI

We work within the state of Michigan Licensed Day Care regulations and meet or exceed all annual inspections and training requirements. Assist in the daily care and education of children ages 2 months to 5 years of age. Prepare all financial statements for O/E reports and tax purposes.


Livonia Police Reserve Officer – 04/1994 to Current

City of Livonia/ Livonia Police Department – Livonia, MI

Duties are to assist the Regular Officers to prevent crime, protect life/property, apprehend violators of the law and most importantly to promote the general peace of the community.


Hospital Security Officer - 10/2014 to 12/2015

Botsford Hospital – Farmington Hills, MI

Duties are to maintain safety and protection to Hospital employees and patients. Patrol the Hospital grounds and maintain the peace and order. Follow all Hospital protocols and legal aspects to reduce liability.


School Bus Transportation Driver - 7/2014 to 10/2014

Livonia Public Schools- Livonia, MI

Duties are to transport students safely and in a timely manner following all State Of Michigan rules and regulation.


Environment, Health and Safety Specialist, 03/1993 to 04/1998

A T & T - Detroit, MI

Consult with all departments on all matters pertaining to environment, health and safety. Ensure that we were in compliance with Federal, State and local regulations upheld by OSHA, MIOSHA, EPA, DEQ, DOT and MDOT. Conducted industrial hygiene testing and reporting. Conduct safety and health training and inspections/classes.


Sporting Goods and Clothing Owner/Operator, 03/1995 to 03/1998

Allnet Sports – Livonia, MI

Sold sports equipment, clothing, and other sports related items from manufacturers in Michigan and other parts of the USA. Prepared all financial statements for O/E reports and tax purposes.



Telephone Pioneers Administrator, 03/1990 to 02/1993

A T & T - Detroit, MI

Administer all voluntary activities, programs, financial records/reports, tax matters, fundraising, membership, meetings and publicity. Advise and coordinate the selection of all Officers for the Chapter, Council, Club and Life Member Clubs. Represent the company when interfacing with all Community Service Organizations and Public Officials while involved in community volunteer activities.

At this time, the Telephone Pioneers of America was/is a nationwide organization with 500k to 1 million members.  My Chapter consisted of 22k members.


Employee Activities Administrator, 12/1988 to 02/1990

A T & T - Detroit, MI

Administer all recreational activities for employees. Negotiate the best rates with statewide and national organizations for hotel and recreational facilities for employee-based tournaments, leagues, major sport entertainment, family entertainment and vacation activities. Implemented profit sharing services for employees to defray Corporate costs.


Human Resources Supervisor, 06/1987 to 11/1988

A T & T - Detroit, MI

Coordinate information for consolidation, attrition, affiliated interest projects and human resources trends. Involved in the Executive Tracking for Succession Planning of company officers.


Corporate Communications Manager, 12/1982 to 05/1987

A T & T - Southfield, MI

Coordinate the Official Corporate Communications Network with Other Common Carriers for Inter LATA circuit orders. Plan, analyze and assist in the design of the Corporate Voice/Data network. Implement and design database to identify all interlata circuits to eliminate shared network facilities contracts.


Communication System Representative Manager- Data, 02/1980 to 11/1982

A T & T - Detroit, MI

Analyzed and designed customer data networks such as ATM networks.


Market Administrator I & II, 08/1977 to 01/1980

A T & T - Detroit, MI

Implement complex to simple voice or image communications systems for financial institutions.


Employment Interview Manager, 10/1974 to 07/1977

A T & T - Detroit, MI

Responsible for interviewing, hiring, recruiting and testing applicants for employment within the federal/state EEO regulations.




Furniture and Small Appliances Owner/Operator, 10/1974 to 07/1977

G & P Unlimited – Dearborn, MI

Sold furniture and small appliances from local suppliers throughout the metro Detroit area. Prepared all financial statements for O/E reports and tax purposes.



Engineering Draftsman, 06/1969 to 09/1974

A T & T - Southfield, MI

Responsible for checking, assigning and estimating Network Engineering floor plans, statistical information and electrical schematics for my crew of 8 draftspersons.




High School Diploma:  1969

Fordson High School - Dearborn, MI

Emphasis in Engineering Drafting

Minor in Chemistry & Biology


Henry Ford Community College – Dearborn, MI

Biomed classes


Schoolcraft College – Livonia, MI

Police Academy Certification 1994

Small Business Certification 1995



Community Service


Former Board Member United Foundations

Former Board Member Friends of Rouge


Livonia Goodfellows, Livonia Junior Football League Coach & Manager

Livonia Hockey Association Coach & Manager, United Foundations,

Salvation Army, March of Dimes, Focus Hope, Paint the Town,

Leukemia Foundation, Special Olympics, Gleaners Food Bank, Capuchin

Kitchens, Easter Seals, Ronald McDonald House, Habitat for Humanity,

Leader Dogs for the Blind, Methodist Children’s Home, Vista Maria, Sara

Fisher Home, Penrickton Center, Friends of the Rouge

Paid for by the committee to elect Gerald A. Perez for Livonia City Council
16148 Henry Ruff Livonia, MI 48154
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