Employment

Dec 2018—Sep 2021
Assigned to D Company, 781st Military Intelligence Battalion (Cyber), at Fort George G. Meade, MD, with duty at the Army's Cyber Solutions Development Detachment. Responsible for coordinating requirements with supported customers, transforming requirements into design documents, participating in and overseeing development of cyberspace capabilities, and delivering capabilities to the operational force. Supervised a section of 20+ Soldiers and civilians.
Jul 2017—Nov 2017
Assigned to the Communications Technology Research Activity, in Washington, DC. Responsible for evaluating communications technology and equipment for suitability in military employments.
Jul 2014—Jun 2017
Participant in the National Security Agency's (NSA) Computer Network Operations Development Program, at Fort George G. Meade, MD. Performed duty in a variety of NSA offices as well as at the Institute for Defense Analysis/Center for Computing Sciences. Conducted research and developed software in various fields, including computer forensics, cryptographic key strength evaluation, cross-domain data transfer, quantum computing, and developer environment security.
Jun 2011—Jun 2014
Assigned to A Co, 715th Military Intelligence Battalion, at Schofield Barracks, HI, with duty at NSA-Hawaii's Remote Operation Center. Performed duty as a network operator in the Cyber Counter Intelligence Division.
Jan 2011—May 2011
Attended the US Army's Warrant Officer Candidate School at Fort Rucker, AL, and Warrant Officer Basic Course at Fort Huachuca, AZ. Certified as a Cryptologic Linguist Technician.
Mar 2007—Dec 2010
Assigned to B Co, 1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 82nd Airborne Division, at Fort Bragg, NC. Performed duties as Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Non-commissioned Officer in Charge and Platoon Sergeant. Supervised over 10 Soldiers through two deployments overseas, providing timely SIGINT to the brigade command to drive operations.
Oct 2006—Feb 2007
Attended Advanced Individual Training as a cryptologic linguist at Goodfellow Air Force Base, TX. Certified as an Apprentice Far East Cryptologic Linguist Specialist.
Jan 2005—Sep 2006
Attended the Defense Language Institute at the Presidio of Monterey, CA. Studied Mandarin Chinese. Certified as a Basic Linguist.
Mar 2002—Dec 2004
Assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), at Fort Campbell, KY. Performed duties as an indirect fire infantryman and company clerk. Responsible for tracking training and operational readiness of 200+ personnel.
Feb 2002
Attended the US Army's Basic Airborne Course at Fort Benning, GA. Certified as a Basic Parachutist.
Sep 2001—Jan 2002
Attended One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, GA. Certified as an Indirect Fire Infantryman.
Sep 1995—Aug 2001
System and network administrator at Techline in Aberdeen and Elma, WA. Responsible for maintenance of systems for local Internet Service Provider, customer technical support, and network programming.
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