Dedicated security professional with more than 18 years managing security teams. Personable leader who comfortably interacts with people from diverse cultures and backgrounds. Adept at identifying strategic and operational risks and making recommendations to senior-level staff. Extensively trained in defensive tactics and conflict resolution.
Served as the Senior Military Instructor of a Reserve Officer Training Course (ROTC); responsible for providing tactical and technical guidance and professional support to 3 Commissioned Officers and 2 contractors; made recommendations to superiors in the accomplishment of their duties in support of mission accomplishment; responsible for the accountability, health, morale, training and development of 100 Cadets; planned, coordinated and supervised activities pertaining to organization, training and daily operations.
Led an Airborne Infantry platoon consisting of three rifle squads, a weapons squad, capable of deploying anywhere in the world within 18 hours in combat operations; led platoon on over 100 mounted and dismounted patrols within area of operations; while deployed was responsible for tracking 50 soldiers meeting multiple warrior training tasks requirements, qualifying soldiers on all crew served weapons and vehicles; responsible for the training and tactical employment of the platoon in full spectrum operations; responsible for the combat readiness, physical fitness, health, welfare, morale, conduct and force protection of the platoon and the well being of their families; responsible for the maintenance and accountability of equipment valued in excess of $74 Million.
Led a Infantry Squad on over 200 combat operations; supervises tactical deployment of assigned element in offensive, defensive and retrograde operations; received and issued orders; coordinated action of the element with adjacent and support elements and organic and supporting fire power; analyzed terrain; constructed layered defensives and coordinated supporting fire power elements; conducted tactical operation for a squad, operations of a patrol base and Nuclear Biological and Chemical (NBC) operations; maintained operational security; prepared, operated and maintained secure communications equipment; ensured collection and proper reporting of intelligence data to unit.
Graduated in the top 10%
Graduated at top of class
AA Degree in General Studies
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