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23+ yrs, Bn Operations Warrant Officer, TS/SCI, ASO III, STO Manager, French, Persian, BA

Clearance:
TS/SCI

Date of Clearance Adjudication:
October 24, 2013

Availability:
July, 2017

Disability:
None

Current Passport:
Yes
Expiration Date – March, 2026

Language:
French – Speaking: Intermediate, Reading: Intermediate, Writing: Intermediate
Persian – Speaking: Basic, Reading: Basic, Writing: Basic

Desired Location:
Stateside – Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia
Overseas – Bahrain, Iraq, Israel, Kuwait, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, UK, United Arab Emirates, Yemen,

Highlight Write Up:

15 months experience as Operational Advisor for Asymmetric Warfare Group, within the SOUTHCOM and AFRICOM AORs.  8 months experience as deputy sheriff, Montgomery County, TN.  12 months experience as Instructor/Mentor for the ACHILLES DAGGER program, Ft. Bragg, NC and Ft. Campbell, KY.

Retired Battalion Operations Warrant Officer 3/5 SFG(A), transitioned to civilian January 2014. AT/FP Level 2. ASO Level III. Knowledge Management certified. USCENTCOM AOR experience / expertise. SF Warrant Officer Staff Course graduate. USA Warrant Officer Staff Course graduate. 10+ years experience USSF Warrant Officer. 18+ years experience USSF. 20+ years experience USSOF. SF Core Activities: DA, SR, UW, FID, COIN, SFA, IO, CPWMD, CT, MISO, CA.

Geo Location:
Iraq – Duration: 46 months
Saudi Arabia – Duration: 3 months
Jordan – Duration: 3 months
UAE – Duration: 3 months
Bahrain – Duration: 1-4 weeks
Qatar – Duration: 1-4 weeks
Ethiopia – Duration: 1-4 weeks
S. Korea – Duration: 1 year

Position Write Up:
Number of months in position – 24
Special Forces Battalion Operations Warrant Officer, 3d Bn/5th SFG(A)
-Reviewed, edited, and recommended training plans for a 280-man Special Forces battalion
-Planned and wrote operations and contingency plans for Special Operations Forces for the US Central Command area of operations
-Advised the commander on special operations management, operations, and training in the areas of special reconnaissance, direct action, foreign internal defense, unconventional warfare, and security assistance
-Worked extensively with MS Office products, editing, reviewing, and using a digital workspace to garner and provide staff feedback on training and operations plans for small, highly specialized special operations elements and provide clear and relevant recommendations for the commander
-Safety officer for the battalion; ensured risk assessments for all training and operations were correct, to standard, and employed sufficient control measures to avoid unnecessary loss to equipment, personnel, and man-hours
-Anti-terrorism / force protection officer for the battalion; ensured the unit’s AT/FP measures were in accordance with applicable DoD Instructions, Regulations, and policies
-Personnel Recovery Management System (SOF) unit manager

Number of months in position – 36
Special Forces Company Operations Warrant Officer, SFOD-B 5310
-Reviewed, edited, provided recommendations for, and tracked all kinetic and non-kinetic operations and Advanced Special Operations during combat operations in Iraq
-Reviewed, edited, and recommended training plans for a 90-man Special Forces company
-Advised the commander on special operations management, operations, and training in the areas of special reconnaissance, direct action, foreign internal defense, unconventional warfare, and security assistance
-Worked extensively with MS Office products, editing, reviewing, and using a digital workspace to garner and provide staff feedback on training and operations plans for small, highly specialized special operations elements and provide clear and relevant recommendations for the commander

Number of months in position – 20
Assistant Detachment Commander, SFOD-A 5311
-Participated and lead a special operations detachment involving unconventional warfare, foreign internal defense, strike operations, strategic reconnaissance, and counter-terrorism
-Worked with foreign militaries or unilaterally. Regional orientation on the Middle East
-Specialized in desert mobility operations, with knowledge of tactical communications, small arms and crew served weapons systems, engineering and demolition, and emergency medicine
-Provided technical expertise in administration, logistics, intelligence, planning, and training
-Managed, supervised, and trained US and foreign military members from 12 to 100 persons
-Planned, reviewed, edited, and recommended training plans for a 12-man, highly specialized special operations detachment

Number of months in position – 6
Assistant Special Forces Battalion Operations Warrant Officer / Special Activities Cell Officer-in-Charge
-Planned for and executed the battalion’s advanced special operations training plan and prepared the unit’s information collection capability
-During deployment, provide the commander with timely, accurate, and relevant advice on operations and targeting, both kinetic and non-kinetic
-Supervised and coordinated the special operations information collection efforts for the Iraqi Theater of Operations (ITO)
-Provided information analysis, targeting criteria and prioritization for both kinetic and non-kinetic operations, synchronized intelligence and operations across the ITO for special operations forces
-Managed a confidential military purpose fund in excess of $3M

Number of months in position – 12
Assistant Detachment Commander, SFOD-A 572
-Participated and lead a special operations detachment involving unconventional warfare, foreign internal defense, strike operations, strategic reconnaissance, and counter-terrorism
-Worked with foreign militaries or unilaterally. Regional orientation on the Middle East
-Specialized in desert mobility operations, with knowledge of tactical communications, small arms and crew served weapons systems, engineering and demolition, and emergency medicine
-Provided technical expertise in administration, logistics, intelligence, planning, and training
-Managed, supervised, and trained US and foreign military members from 12 to 100 persons
-Planned, reviewed, edited, and recommended training plans for a 12-man, highly specialized special operations detachment

Number of months in position – 12
Detachment Commander, SFOD-A 572
-Responsible for command and control, training, tactical employment, property accountability and maintenance of a 12-man SFODA
-Duties included development of the Detachment into an effective force capable of deploying OCONUS to any contingency area to conduct UW, SR, DA and FID missions in support of US poicies and objectives
-Ensured the Detachment maintained the required proficiency in the entire range of SOF operations while operating as part of a unilateral, joint, or combined force

Number of months in position – 24
Assistant Detachment Commander, SFOD-A 572
-Participated and lead a special operations detachment involving unconventional warfare, foreign internal defense, strike operations, strategic reconnaissance, and counter-terrorism
-Worked with foreign militaries or unilaterally. Regional orientation on the Middle East
-Specialized in desert mobility operations, with knowledge of tactical communications, small arms and crew served weapons systems, engineering and demolition, and emergency medicine
-Provided technical expertise in administration, logistics, intelligence, planning, and training
-Managed, supervised, and trained US and foreign military members from 12 to 100 persons
-Planned, reviewed, edited, and recommended training plans for a 12-man, highly specialized special operations detachment

Skills Write Up:

-Provide GCC-level feedback on current security force assistance programs within AFRICOM AOR
-Operations and training planning
-Reviewing and editing training plans and concepts
-MS Word
-MS Excel
-MS Power Point

Education Write Up:

-USMC Security Cooperation Planners Course
-US Army TRADOC Antiterrorism Officer Basic Course
US Army Special Technical Operations (STO) Planners Course
-USAJFKSWCS Special Forces Warrant Officer Staff Course
-US Army Warrant Officer Staff Course
-Knowledge Management Process Integrator Course
-USAJFKSWCS Special Forces Warrant Officer Advanced Course
-USAJFKSWCS Advanced Special Operations Techniques Course (III)
-Special Forces Advanced Urban Combat Course
-Olive Security Group Breacher Course
-Olive Security Group Explosive Handlers Course
-Static Line Jumpmaster Course
-Rope Master Course
-USAJFKSWCS Advance Non-commissioned Officer / Operations & Intelligence Course
-Air Assault Course
-USAJFKSWCS Basic Military Language Course
-USAJFKSWCS Basic Non-commissioned Officer Course
-USAJFKSWCS Special Forces Medical Sergeant Course

-BA, Gettysburg College