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B.A. (History), Norwich University, 1993
M.A. (National Security Affairs and Strategic Studies), U.S. Naval War College, 2007
M.A. (Management and Leadership), Webster University, 2009


Military Education

MCRD Parris Island, 1992
School of Infantry, 1993
Officer Candidates Course, 1996
The Basic School, 1996
Field Artillery Officer Basic Course, 1997
Amphibious Warfare School (Non Res), 2002
U.S. Army Field Artillery Captains Career Course, 2003
College of Naval Command and Staff , 2007
U.S. Army Airborne School, 2009
Joint Forces Staff College, 2015
CMC Fellow, United States Institute Of Peace, 2018

Major Assignments

Forward Observer, Assistant Executive Officer for Battery A, 1st Battalion 12th Marines, Kaneohe Bay, HI
Commanding Officer, HQ Battery, 1st Battalion 12th Marines, MCB Hawaii
Officer Selection Officer, Syracuse, NY
Commanding Officer Battery S, 5th Battalion 10th Marines, Camp Lejeune, NC
Assistant Operations Officer 10th Marine Regiment, Camp Lejeune, NC
Operations Officer 2d Battalion, 10th Marines, Camp Lejeune, NC
SOJ3 Planner Special Operations Command Pacific (SOCPAC), Camp Smith Hawaii
OIC Georgian Liaison Team, Helmand Province Afghanistan
Operations Officer 10th Marine Regiment, Camp Lejeune, NC
Commanding Officer Security Cooperation Task Force APS-12, EUCOM/AFRICOM AOR
Deputy AC/S G-4 2d Marine Division, Camp Lejeune, NC
Inspector Instructor 6th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company (ANGLICO), Concord, CA
Action Officer, Plans Policies and Operations (Pacific Division), Headquarters U.S. Marine Corps, Arlington, VA