Accomplished, results-oriented U.S. Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer 4 with 22 years of progressively higher leadership and management experience. 8 years experience in Special Operations Communications at the strategic, operational and tactical levels. Desire to transfer versatile knowledge and skills to an organization that will benefit from my experience. Proven success in Joint, Special Operations and Marine Corps communications planning, management and operations. Current Top Secret/SCI Security Clearance.
Lead Marine Corps Command and Control Integration Division representative for five command and control programs including the Data Distribution System, the Transition Switch Module, the Digital Technical Control Center, the Joint Enhanced Core Communications System and the Network Planning and Management Program. Responsible for $353,000,000 of the division portfolio.
Supervised and managed the engineering, planning, and operational requests of all III MEF transmission systems, communications networks, activation/deactivation of links and circuits and the implementation of nodal connections and services in support of III MEF exercises and operations. Coordinated architecture development and communications requirements with III MEF Major Subordinate Commands (MSC) and other governmental agencies.
Supervised and managed the engineering, planning and operational requests of all MARSOC Special Operations Forces Tactical Assured Connectivity (SOFTACS) transmission systems and communications networks. Participated in SOFTACS configuration control boards, working groups and operational planning teams. Advised and provided technical guidance for the employment of MARSOC's communications assets, the integration of advanced technologies by military and commercial providers and the implementation of nodal connections and services in support of MARSOC.
Served as the Division G-6 Operations Officer responsible for the planning, training, deployment and employment of all Division communications personnel and command and control equipment. Simultaneously, performed the job of Systems Planning and Engineering Officer in charge of supervising and managing the engineering, planning and operation of all transmission, joint switching and communications networks to include the activation/de-activation of all links and circuits and the implementation of nodal connections and services in support of 1st Marine Division.
Served as the Communications Company Operations Officer responsible for leading the operations section in the planning, installation, operation and maintenance of the tactical communications architecture to enable the Commanding General and the Division Staff to command and control both a main and forward tactical command post. Simultaneously, performed the job of Systems Planning and Engineering Officer in charge of supervising and managing the engineering, planning and operation of all transmission, joint switching and communications networks to include the activation/de-activation of all links and circuits and the implementation of nodal connections and services in support of 1st Marine Division.
Served as the Staff Non-Commissioned Officer of a seven man multi-service special operations communications team postured for no notice world-wide deployment. Provided operational communications to the JSOC Commanding General, battle staff and special mission units in support of sensitive special operations in DOD, directly impacting national security. Supervised the installation, operation and maintenance of state-of-the-art communications equipment in tactical, fixed, airborne and shipboard configurations during the execution of special operations missions.
-Served as the Platoon Sergeant for a communications platoon of 70 Marines responsible for all training and personnel accountability. Simultaneously served as the radio supervisor for the Regiment's main combat operations center. Participated in the site selection and emplacement of the combat operations center as well as the planning, installation, operation and maintenance of all regimental radio circuits.
-Squad leader for 12 man military police squad providing training and personnel accountability during garrison and field training exercises.
-Served on the Inspector-Instructor Staff providing communications training and support for reserve personnel and the daily management and accountability of field radio equipment during garrison and field training exercises.
Provided field radio and telephone support in numerous Wing and MEF level exercises to include Cobra Gold '92 and Valiant Usher '92.
ITIL (Foundations, PP&O, SO&A), 2012
Security +, 2012
MILSTAR EHF Planners Course, 2006
Warfighting Skills Program, 2005
Warrant Officer Communications Course, 2005
Warrant Officer Basic Course, 2005
Radio Chief Course, 2004
CCNA/A+/NET+ Courses, 2002
High Risk Personnel Protection Course, 2001
Survival Escape and Evasion, 2001
Basic Airborne Course, 2000
Sergeant's Course, 2000
Field Radio Operator's Course, 1991
Recruit Training, 1991
Defense Meritorious Service Medal
Meritorious Service Medal (2)
Joint Service Commendation Medal (3)
Navy Commendation Medal
Joint Service Achievement Medal (3)
Navy Achievement Medal (5)
Combat Action Ribbon (2)
Navy Unit Commendation (2)
Joint Meritorious Unit Award
Navy Unit Commendation (2)
Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation
Good Conduct Medal (3)
National Defense Medal (2)
Afghanistan Campaign Medal (3)
Iraq Campaign Medal
Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
Sea Service Deployment (2)
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