U.S. Marine CorpsBeaufort, SCExplosive Ordnance Disposal Technician
Screened for and completed training into the Explosive Ordnance Disposal field, which are the Subject Matter Experts for all explosives and hazardous devices for the U.S. Military.
Developed plans to remove explosive hazards from foreign ordnance, allowing it to be exploited for intelligence and saved for training.
Range Safety Officer for several live-demolition operations, resulting in zero accidents or incidents.
Responded to and safely cleared 4 suspicious package responses, as well as 2 responses for discovered military ordnance, in the Beaufort County area.
Extensive experience with handling sensitive and classified material.
U.S. Marine CorpsTwentynine Palms, CAInfantry Section Leader
Responsible for the execution of training and accountability of a 19-man infantry section for a combat deployment to Afghanistan.
Served a Platoon Sergeant on an as-needed basis, ensuring the daily operations of a 60-man platoon were executed both domestically and while deployed.
Led numerous patrols in the Sangin Valley, Afghanistan with zero casualties.
In conjunction with other section leaders, established SOPs for the tactical care and evacuation of Afghani National Army and Afghani National Police casualties in the area.
Maintained an armament of mortars, crew served machine guns, armored vehicles, and personal weaponry to ensure combat effectiveness.
U.S. Marine CorpsKings Bay, GeorgiaCQB Team Leader
Responsible for the employment of a 12-man CQB/DM team tasked with the protection and/or recovery of national nuclear assets aboard Marine Corps Security Force Battalion Kings Bay, Ga.
Primary safety officer during live-fire rifle and pistol qualifications and training evolutions.
Subject Matter Expert on matters pertaining to the development of Standard Operating Procedures for asset recapture/recovery operations.
American Military UniversityBachelor of Science: Homeland SecurityCurrently enrolled in a BS of Homeland Security through AMU.
Advanced Improvised Explosive Device DefeatEglin, FlCompleted Advanced Improvised Explosive Device Defeat course, which is the U.S. Military's premier school for advanced IED circuitry and design mitigation.
Defense Nuclear Weapons SchoolKirtland, NMCompleted the Nuclear Weapons Orientation Course at the Defense Nuclear Weapons School aboard Kirtland AFB.
BATFE HMEHuntsville, AlCompleted the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives course on Homemade Explosives, which taught the identification, processing, and disposal of HME and its' precursors.
Naval School Explosive Ordnance DisposalEglin, Florida
Close Quarters Battle SchoolChesapeake, VaCompleted an 8-week CQB school which taught precise and rapid close-range shooting as well as CQB tactics and force-on-force training.
Designated Marksman CourseDam Neck, VaCompleted Designated Marksman Course which taught the fundamentals of mid-range precision shooting and stalking.