Ginger Burk. Instructor. Ginger started her career with the Washington State Department of Corrections as an officer in 1994 at Airway Heights Correction Center. In 2005, she was promoted to Classification and began working with defenders to ensure they complete appropriate programming, re-entry plans, and addressing institutional behavior and future conduct. She works in a medium custody unit with many offenders who are sentenced to life without parole due to their violent criminal histories.
In 2001, Ginger began volunteering her time and talents to the Spokane Sheriff's Department as a Rescue Diver for the Search and Rescue Teams. For 7 years she trained as a rescue diver, Swift Water Rescue Technician, and Ice Rescue Technician.
Ginger works with many agencies to ensure our community's safety. She focuses on going home safe and staying safe, which drives her to bring her knowledge and skills to our schools.
- Certified Krav Maga Instructor
- BRS Fight Club certified instructor (2011)