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20+ yrs, JTF Sen Analyst/Project/Action Officer, TS/SCI, WMD, FMS, POLMIL, IT, BS

 

DOD Top Secret (Adjudicated Oct 2016)/SCI/JWICS

SENIOR ANALYST/PROJECT/ACTION OFFICER-MANAGEMENT/LEADER, ISR, ANTITERRORISM/FORCE PROTECTION, LOGISTICS, POLITICAL MILITARY (POLMIL), WMD/FOREIGN MILITARY SALES (FMS) ANALYST, PARTNER NATION BUILDING, COMMUNICATIONS (ITIL), INTERNATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS

 

USAF retired (20 years), 12 years Defense Contractor with over 32 years experience advising, supporting/deploying for operations with Combatant Commands (COCOMs), Geographic Combatant Commanders (GCCs), Joint Task Forces (JTFs), Special Operations Joint Task Forces (SOJTFs) and Joint Special Operations Task Forces (JSOTFs). Executive level manager/action officer with extensive experience in complex positions and major program responsibilities requiring innovative and sound decisions. A career punctuated with high level accomplishments; focused on developing top tier projects, DOD, JSOF, COCOM J-5/Plans, POLMIL, lessons learned, and business objectives. Key Resource improving organizational effectiveness and efficiency through personal contribution, logistics, aligning business processes and tactical methodology to accelerate performance for the organization. Formulate and implement solutions to new and difficult problems through people skills, strategic planning, and fact-based analysis. Worldwide travel/deployable; (Combat/Austere environments).

 

Key Professional Attributes:

Project/Program/1, 2, 3 and 4 Star HQ analyst/advisor – direction from inception through completion. Highly focused and motivated expert able to work both independently and collaboratively in a variety of settings, conditions, challenges, and environments.

  • Colaborate with US Govt agencies, GCCs and components, command staff to effectively support Partner Nations exercises, capability building, asymmetrical/special operations and the PN’s ability to conduct operations.
  • Primary Customer Contact. Driven to both succeed and contribute, able to work with diverse professional teams, personalities, and technical specialties, while leading by example as an individual contributor.
  • Committed to monitoring operational and business performance and delivering exceptional service by analyzing critical performance metrics to identify and leverage opportunities for continual improvement.
  • Expert in Partner Nation/Foreign Military Sales/Security Cooperation, numerous training and real-world tactical situations, subject matter expert on leading complex AT/FP/ISR, training, logistics, communications and administrative operations/investigations in austere environments.
  • Clients: DOD, USSOCOM, USCENTCOM, SOCCENT, SOCAFRICOM, PACOM, JSOC, MARSOC, AFSOC, NSWG, PSYOP, AMC, JCSE, JCU, USMC, and Other Government Agencies (OGA).

 

CORE COMPETENCIES

 

Senior Analyst � Communications across senior functional levels � International Nation Building Communications Complex Foreign Military Sales � Change Control � Process Re-engineering

 

� Operational Strategy � International Military Education and Training � Management/Leadership/Logistics � Program/Project Management, Logistics Management -Functional Training Development and Delivery

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

Security Coop/Foreign Military Sales-Task Force-Senior Analyst (Action Officer), USCENTCOM Sep 2014- Present

 

  • Responsible for oversight of USCENTCOM Commander�s Foreign Military Sales (Advocate/Prioritize)
  • Corroborate with all Dept. of Defense interagencies: SECDEF, US Ambassadors, USECDEF (P), Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA), US military Leaders, and numerous Inter-Agencies
  • Maintain relations with foreign military ranking entities ensuring the Mil to Mil relationships remain in-sync with DoD
  • Day to day international coordinations, relationships with General Officer/Flag Officers (GO/FO)

 

HQ Regional Command, USMC FWD,� Afghanistan , Apr 2012- Sep 2014

Antiterrorism LNO managing commands, security, policies, ISR, antiterrorism, base protection, AT/FP equipment, vulnerability inspections, closures and retrograde operations for USMC, RC (SW).

Managed 30 plus deployed/employed Aerostats (PTDS, PGSS, Tactical) throughout Afghanistan Battlespace.

Action Officer/Advisor to USMC HQ command staff for logistics, security, effective employment, and overall ground-based ISR saturation for all RC (SW) bases, including safe retrograde of all ISR, AT/FP equipment.

Provides analytical support, Requests for Information (RFI) and security support to HQ�s, USCENTCOM, IJC, USFOR-A, and RC (SW) CC for international security objectives, lessons learned, supporting implementation and execution of policies/deliverables.

Hand selected to lead Commanding General�s Insider Threat mobile assessment teams throughout Battlespace.

Represented Commander, International Security Assistance Force (COMISAF) for special investigations concerning critical base vulnerabilities; advising Commanders, and higher HQ�s of recommendations.

Hand selected by RC (SW), CC for special team to investigate post base attack of Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Device (VBIED) attacks providing CC with critical report to assist in mitigating future attacks.

Lead for the RC (SW) Full Motion Video project, HQ level; provided solutions to RC (SW) Commander.

Provide analytical support utilizing USCENTCOM directed reporting INTEL platforms within Afghanistan and Iraq; Combined Information Data Network Exchange (CIDNE), Geoquest (MAPS), and WebTAS, etc.

Manage issues concerning the Federal Acquisitions Regulations (FAR)/International Traffic in Arms Regulations(ITARS).

 

 

Field Service Representative (FSR), TacticalAfghanistan  Jan Apr 2012

  • Deployed FSR throughout Afghanistan overseeing Antiterrorism (AT), Force Protection (FP), and CIED operations utilizing new DOD Counter Improvise Explosive Device (CIED) technologies and equipment in USCENTCOM AOR.
  • Operated on patrol with US Army in combat operations inspecting local national�s vehicles for Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosives (VBIED) and Person Borne Improvised Explosives (PBIED). TTP�s.
  • Specialist in IT/AT/FP/ISR/CIED cutting edge technologies. Supported contracts for DOD, concerning international and USCENTCOM objectives. Provided INTEL on evidence of HME for CIED mission.

Project Engineer,  Afghanistan  May 2011 – Oct 2011

 

  • Project Engineer; communications network, outside/inside plant for USMC deployed to Camp Leatherneck.
  • Engineer inside/outside fiber, cable and network installs, terminate/splice/trouble shoot, and network status.
  • MSRs, deployed personnel, quality control, inventory, systems testing, communications systems retrofit.

 

SCAMPI Technician,  USSOCOM, SOCSOUTH, Miami FLDec 2010 – May 2011

 

  • Managed SOF specialized communications packages for (Special Operations Command, South)� SOCSOUTH.

 

  • 24/7/365 for communications support, deployable asset when required to any location in SOCSOUTH.
  • Oversee contracts directly supporting SOF war-fighters, MSRs, deployed personnel, quality control, inventory, systems testing, all deployments, systems retrofit, upgrading, and maintenance.

 

 

Project Manager/Lead, SOFTACS  USSOCOM,MacDill AFB /Tampa FL Apr 2005 – Dec 2010

 

  • Managed Special Operations Forces Tactical Assured Connectivity Systems (SOFTACS) project, C4I.
  • Intimate knowledge of DOD contracts/clients. Oversee SOFTACS DOD contracts totaling over $75 Million.
  • Managed multiple dynamic DOs to directly support SOF, MSR, ROM, 110 plus personnel, deployed personnel, quality control, inventory, systems testing, all scheduling, initial fieldings, systems retrofit, upgrading, and maintenance.
  • Manage technical support teams; hotline calls, emails, and team support requests for worldwide technical support 24x7x365.
  • Oversee Joint Worldwide Integration, Sustainment and Training (JWIST) document/tracking of issues.
  • Determine and implement necessary corrective actions, and monitor progress to ensure successful resolutions.
  • Managed USSOCOM joint communications tactical requirements, lessons learned, and processes.

 

 

  • Responsible for quality control, inventory, systems testing, initial fielding�s, systems retrofit, updating, maintenance, trouble shooting, and technical� training courses for USSOCOM and Subordinate Commands.

United States Air Force (USAF), MacDill AFB, FL NCOIC, Technical Control Jun 2002 – Apr 2005

 

  • Assigned to selectively manned joint airborne communications unit.
  • Responsible for communications for four Joint Task Force (JTF), Joint Special Operations Task Force (JSOTF) Headquarters with direct reporting to Joint Forces Command (JFCOM).
  • Deployed and supported contingencies ranging from major theater wars to humanitarian relief missions.
  • Managed 19 joint service members, responsible for engineering, installation, operation, maintenance, testing, and inspection of over $8 million of electronic communications equipment.
  • Engineered, Installed SATCOMs links, interfaced, tested, and provided services for communications systems.
  • Managed personnel shifts, counseling personnel, maintaining operational and training records, handling conflicts and training on computer/message security and protection of equipment and property.
  • Engineered, installed, managed, and maintained 76 vital circuits supporting Commander, USCENTCOM.
  • Responsible for day-to-day operations of the USCENTCOM Tier 1 communications infrastructure.
  • Maintained extensive database records on all Trunks, SATCOM links, and circuit connectivity between 100+ strategic and tactical operations centers and 200+ nodal multiplex systems. Managed voice, data, message, VTC and secure network communications assets deployed to the USCENTCOM AOR.

NCOIC Network Engineering,Tyndall AFB, FloridaMar 2000 � Jun 2002

 

  • Managed over 7,000 networking items valued in excess of $40 million.
  • Responsible for the engineering, installation, maintenance, configuration, administration, troubleshooting, and restoration for all SIPRNeT and non-secure base infrastructure, Combat Information Transport System (CITS), and all digital and analog network connections for functional systems and computer systems base wide.
  • Supervised day-to-day operations of the entire USCENTCOM deployed network.
  • Oversaw install of time-sensitive data circuits for SPACECOM providing 1AF, Commander with early warning air defense for CONUS in wake of 911 terrorist attack.� Managed seamless cutover of 5,000 base users to a $3.6 network.

 

 

NCOIC, AT/FP,Air Force Special Operations (AFSOC), Hurlburt Field, Fl. Jul 1994 – Mar 2001

 

  • Developed/wrote installation antiterrorism, contracting policies, conducted program reviews, staff assistance visits, vulnerability assessments and exercises for various organizations.
  • Worked closely with Installation Commanders, civil engineers, airfield managers, and all base agencies to assess, engineer and mitigate force protection identified vulnerabilities and threats.
  • Liaison Officer with joint planners for contingencies and exercises.� Deployed Antiterrorism Coordinator managing SOF contingencies and combat operations for deployed SOF assets and personnel.
  • Security NCO-year, AT/FP award �Billy Jack Carter�, 1997. Lead sniper/PSO, USAF H. Power Rifle Team
  • Deployed to numerous operations, �UPHOLD DEMOCRACY�, Cuba;� �JOINT ENDEAVOR�, Bosnia;DESERT STORM/DESERT CALM/ENDURRING FREEDOM/IRAQI FREEDOM�, Middle East.��

 

 

CIVILIAN EDUCATION

 

Strayer University Bachelor of Science 3.8 GPA Summa Cum Laude

Strayer University Associate in Arts 4.0 GPA Summa Cum Laude

 

Major: Criminal Justice; Homeland SecurityMajor: Information Systems; Management

MILITARY EDUCATION, ADDITIONAL COURSES

 

 Security Forces (USAF SF) Course (250 hrs); Lackland AFB TX, 1985

Air Base Defense Course (330 hrs); Camp Bullis, TX, 1985

Ground Launched Cruise Missile Course (9 Weeks); Davis Monthan AFB NM, 1986

Non-Commissioned Officer Course (5 weeks); Hahn Air Base (AB) GE, 1988

OJT Trainer/Supervisor Course (24 hrs); Hahn AB GE, 1988

Principles of Instruction Course (80 hrs); Sheppard AFB, 1988

Base Level Logistics/Supply Course (40 hrs); Hahn AB GE, 1990

Security Forces Supervisor Course (114 hrs); Lackland AFB TX, 1990

Instructional Systems Development (12 hrs); Hickam AB HI, 1991

�������� Training the Trainer/Instructor Course (18 hrs); Hickam AB HI, 1991

�������� Air Force Technical Order System Course (22 hrs); Misawa AB JA, 1992

�������� Records Maintenance and Deposition Course (40 hrs); Hickam AB HI, 1992

�������� Shallow Water Egress Course (USMC), (24 hrs); Kaneohae Marine Corps Air Station HI, 1992

�������� Air Assault School (US Army) (80 hrs); Schofield Barracks HI, 1992

�������� Quality Awareness Course (20 hrs); Hickam AB HI, 1994

�������� Commando Warrior Course (5 weeks); Osan AB Korea, 1994

�������� Task Certifier Course (40 hrs); Hurlburt Field FL, 1994

�������� Training the Trainer Course (40 hrs); Hurlburt Field FL, 1994

�������� Silver Flag Desert Warfare School (6 weeks); Indian Springs NV, 1995

�������� Security Supervisor/Craftsman Course (80 hrs); Lackland AFB TX, 1995

�������� Intro, Special Operations Forces (AFSOC University) course (40 hrs); Hurlburt Field FL, 1997

�������� Phoenix Raven (Mobile Antiterrorism/Force Pro (AT/FP) Course (80 hrs); Fort Dix NJ, 1997

�������� Antiterrorism/Force Protection, Level II (40 hrs); Indian Springs NV, 1997

-������� Antiterrorism Level II, Refresher Course; Kabul, Afghanistan, 2012

�������� Revolutionary Warfare/Insurgency Course (AFSOC University) (40 hrs); Hurlburt Field FL 1997

�������� Cross Cultural Communications Course (AFSOC University) (40 hrs); Hurlburt Field FL, 1997

�������� Commander, USAF Non-Commissioned Officer Academy (5 weeks); Tyndall AFB FL, 1999

�������� High Risk Entry/FBI Close Quarter Battle Course (40 hrs); Hurlburt Field FL, 1999

�������� Communication-Computer Sys Apprentice Course (637 hrs/80 days); Keesler AFB MI, 2000

�������� Building CISCO Multilayer Switched Networks (40 hrs); Global Knowledge, 2001

�������� System Network Management Course (160 hours/8 weeks); Keesler AFB MI, 2001

�������� Computer Systems Craftsman/Management Course (160 hrs); Keesler AFB MI, 2002

�������� Combat Lifesaver Course (82nd Airborne) (48 hrs), Fort Bragg NC; 2002

�������� Dynamics of International Terrorism Course (AFSOC University) (40 hrs), Hurlburt Field FL, 2004

�������� REDCOMS Communications Cert (80 hrs); REDCOMS Laboratories NY, 2005

�������� IDIRECT Satellite HUB operator (40 hrs); MacDill AFB FL, 2006

�������� IDIRECT Satellite Technician/Operation-Maintenance (40 hrs); MacDill AFB FL, 2006

�������� USSOCOM SOF Deployable Node (SDN) Lite (24 hrs); SPAWAR, FL, 2006

�������� Special Operations Forces Deployable Node (SDN)-Medium (80 hrs); SPAWAR Sys Center, Tampa FL, 2006

�������� Introduction to Internetworking (40 hrs), SPAWAR Systems Command; Tampa FL, 2006

�������� SDN Heavy/TCV (160 hrs), SPAWAR Systems Command; Tampa FL, 2006

SDN DMCS Multi-Channel SATCOM (40 hrs), SPAWAR Sys Command; Tampa FL, 2006

Frequency Manager Course, Counter-IED; ISAF Afghanistan, 2011

Counter Improvised Explosive Device (CIED), Light Guard Minotaur (3 weeks); Pittsburgh PA, 2012

Insider Threat � Instructor/Trainer; Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan, 2012

Foreign Disclosure Rep/Data Transfer Agent; Camp Leatherneck Afghanistan, 2013

OSHA, 30 hour General Industry-Workplace Safety; Camp Leatherneck Afghanistan, 2013

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), v3 Foundations; Afghanistan, 2013

DOD: Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) Blast Modeling/Assessors Course; Kuwait, 2014

Defense Institute of Security Assistance Management (DISAM)-Security Cooperation Fam Course; Ohio 2014

DISAM – Security Cooperation Management Course; Ohio 2014

DISAM – International Programs Security Requirements Course; Ohio 2014

DISAM – Security Cooperation Management Course-CONUS; Ohio 2014

Joint Humanitarian Operations Course (24hrs), U.S. Agency, Int Development (USAID); MacDill AFB, 2015

Emergency Management Institute Courses � Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA):

– Leadership and Influence, Intro to Incident Command Sys, Emergency Planning, National Incident Management Systems (2015)

Joint Combating Weapons of Mass Destruction Planning Course (JCPC), (40 hrs); MacDill AFB FL, 2015

DISAM � Intternational Programs Security Requirements (IPSR) Course; MacDill AFB FL, 2015

DISAM – Security Cooperation Management, Action Officer Course-CONUS; Tampa, FL 2015