My road in life has taken me all over.
Joined the USAF
Went to school on GI Bill
Joined the USAFR
Continued to go to college
Went to the Army OCS school
Became a commissioned officer
Retired from military with 25 years
Started working with veterans.


President of Non-Profit

I design, develop, and deliver a variety of training.

Career Roadmap

My work combines:
My work combines:
Non-Profit Organizations
Working with Others

Day to Day

I network with veteran organizations, the VA, and other social service organizations. I analyze the gap between what is and what is needed. I write grants, training plans, and develop training materials (training manuals, power-points, and instructional videos.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for college students

Go to work (paid or volunteer) in an organization that is the same or similar to what you want to do, so you can learn the job from the ground up.

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:

PhD online Education
Army Officer Candidate School


The Noise I Shed

From Friends:

"I always herd people say that I could not / would not make it."

Challenges I Overcame

First-Generation College Student