Branch: United States Marine Corps
Rank: E-5 (Sgt)
Service Branch Role(s): 0331/8152 (Infantry Machine Gunner/Security Forces), Marksmanship Instructor (MCRD Parris Island, SC)
Current Civilian Role(s) (ITC): Leadership Development Manager (Kansas City, MO)
Favorite Duty Station (Perm or TDY): Margarita, Camp Pendleton, CA when serving with Weapons Company, 3/4, 1st Marine Division
Favorite Memorable Service Moment: It was always when returning home from deployments and stepping foot on U.S. soil.
Best Battle Buddy: Samuel “Sammy” Poolson
One Military Lifelong Lesson: How important teamwork is when striving to accomplish a mission.
Personal Interest: Huge Star Wars fan, a sneakerhead, men’s fashion over 40, mobile tech geek (Android), and an avid fan of the Kansas City Chiefs (win, lose or tie, I’m a Chiefs fan ’til I die).