Retired from the Navy as CDR in 2007 after 37 years, active and reserve duty. Enlisted in 1970 into the nuclear power program as an Electrian’s Mate. Served operating and repairing submarines until joining the reserves in 1982. Received a commision in the Supply Corps in 1987. Served supporting logistics in Cargo Handling Battions. Mobilization during OIF to Kuwait and Iraq.