Decorated military professional transitioning from the to a career in the civilian sector. Highly motivated to leverage six and a half years of achievements and field training and combat experience to provide dedicated service.Quick to adapt and learn new skills.
Secret Security Clearance
Firearm and explosives handling
First Aid certified
Trained in security
Sergeant, Infantry Fire Team Leader, 01/2008
to 07/2014 United States Army – Fort Hood,
Make decisions under extremely high stress situations quickly that affect the Fire Team under my supervision
Accomplish tasks and take action after evaluating situations without supervision or in the absence of orders
Train Soldiers for combat, to be financially responsible, mature, and contributing members of the unit that can positively represent the United States Army on and off duty
Prepare Soldiers for promotion
Instill in Soldiers a solid work ethic by example and mentorship
Carry out the Commander's Intent.
Developed and led training programs in preparation for combat.
Served as custodian of classified documents.
Prepared documents for destruction.
Operated and maintained communications equipment.
Performed as a fire team member during situational training exercises and all infantry dismounted battle drills.
Responsible for equipment in excess of $500,000.00.
Expert in tactical and technical guidance.
Communicated urgent orders and directions effectively to team of 6 personnel.
Surveyed and analyzed terrain to determine optimum equipment placement and use.
Management Trainee, 04/2006
to 07/2007 Enterprise Rent-A-Car – Raleigh,
Provide excellent customer service during the entire rental process through rental car return.
Sell optional car insurance coverage packages to rental customers.
Clean rental vehicles.
New Car Sales Associate, 04/2005
to 09/2005 Fred Anderson Toyota – Raleigh,
Show new cars to potential buyers.
Describe all car features to potential customers.
sell cars to customers and setup new car delivery.
Bachelor of Arts: Communication, Public Relations,
2003 East Carolina University - Greenville,
NC Worked part time through school
Played rugby for the ECU Men's Rugby Club
Mastered public speaking
Can create press releases