Heraldhas been licensed as a Master Electrician since April 1978. This was issued in the state of New Hampshire by examination. He has held Master's Licenses in the states of New Hampshire, Maine and Virginia. He has held Journeyman licenses in the states of New Hampshire, Massachusettsand Virginia.Herald has an Associate in Science Degree in Electro-Mechanical Technology and a Bachelors of Science Degree in Fire Administration. Herald currently is employed by the Commonwealth of Virginia, State Fire Marshal’s Office as a Fire Marshal.Prior to his current employment with the State Fire Marshal’s Office, he was employed by City of Williamsburg VA, Planning Department, Codes Compliance Division as a Combination Inspector. Previously, Herald has spent 35 years in the Fire Service, both Career and Volunteer, of which, the last 10+ of that 35 years, was spentin the Newport News Fire Department, where he retired in August 2003. From 1987 to 1990, Herald was an Adjunct Faculty member at the NH Vocational Technical College in Stratham, NH teaching in the Electrical Apprentiship Program.Herald has been an Adjunct Faculty Member at New Horizons Regional Educational Center since September 2004, teaching in the Electrical Apprentiship Program and the Community Education Program.Herald has over 1300 hours in the classroom as an Instructor. Herald is an Authorized DPOR Instructor.