4+ years of experience fulfilling a leadership billet in the United States Marine Corps' infantry. Reaching the rank of Sergeant, I was in direct charge of up to 15 men with up to $500,000 of gear equipment and weaponry. Planned, coordinated, and executed training and basic daily routines without major incident.
Associate of Science, Nutrition and DieteticsFinger Lakes Community College － Canandaigua, NY, USA
Advanced Urban Combat Qualified
Combat Marksmanship Coach
Non-Lethal weapons training
Combat Life Saver Certified
ISSA Certified Personal Trainer
Marine Corps Martial Arts Instructor (Black Belt)
Non-tactical vehicles VIP transportation
Secret Clearance Expires August 2018
Received a Certificate of Commendation reflecting the period of January 2014 through August 2015. For exceptional use of tactical knowledge and proficiency and leadership capabilities to carry out training for up to 15 Marines in live fire exercises and other training scenarios.
Meritoriously Promoted to the rank of Corporal the second day of March 2014. The result of comparing my knowledge, abilities, and experience with over 700 other Marines in the same regiment.
Recipient of a Meritorious Mast after traveling to U.S. Embassy in Dushanbe, Tajikistan with the purpose of instructing the Marine Security Guard with tactics of Close Quarters Battle, Marine Operations in Urban Terrain, and how to best utilize this knowledge to better support and defend the Embassy.
Awarded the Good Conduct Medal for exceptional professionalism and adherence to the highest standard of the United States Marine Corps covering the period of 24 September, 2012 to 23 September 2015.
Martial Arts InstructorDec 2015 to Aug 2016 United States Marine Corps － Norfolk, VAAs a Marine Corps Martial Arts Instructor I was directly responsible for instructing Marines the proper way to execute lethal and non-lethal techniques in order to subdue an aggressor and gain control of any situation.
Combat Marksmanship CoachFeb 2014 to Aug 2016 United States Marine Corps － Norfolk, VAFor 2+ years I helped instruct the proper way to hold, carry, and fire weapons, specifically rifles and pistols, in order to improve the safety awareness and marksmanship skills of others. I used this skill on multiple live fire stationary and tactical movement ranges.
Infantry Squad LeaderAug 2011 to Aug 2016 United States Marine Corps － Norfolk, VAAs an Infantry Squad Leader I was directly in charge of up 15 men. planning coordinating and carrying out training plans and ensuring equipment and gear worth up to $500,000 is taken care of and accounted for.
Food serviceJan 2009 to Jun 2011 Mark's Pizzeria － Farmington, NYPreparing food, serving customers, and clean up at the end of the day.