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Wounded Warrior, ASO III, TS/SCI, SFARTEC, Progam Management, Curriculum/Exercise Development, Fluent German


Date of Clearance Adjudication:
March 21, 2012

February 05, 2013 – May 31, 2016

Yes (Service Connected) – Percentage: 100%

Current Passport:
Expiration Date – June 15, 2014

German – Speaking: Intermediate, Reading: Basic, Writing: Basic
MSA – Speaking: Basic, Reading: Basic, Writing: Basic

Desired Location:
Stateside – Tennessee
Overseas – Prefers not to deploy

Highlight Write Up:
Advanced Special Operations
Program Management
Exercise development and execution
Asset Validation Social Media Exploitation
Close Quarters Battle

Geo Location:
Iraq – Duration: 2yrs
Afganistan – Duration: 3 months
Germany – Duration: 3yrs

Position Write Up:
Number of months in position – 72
Senior Consultant
Praemittias Group Inc.

Created and act as primary instructor for Asset Validation Course. Responsible for the coordination and conduct of training for DoD clients in all aspects of advanced case officer skill sets. Course instruction includes Intel, Targeting, Surveillance, Counter-Surveillance, and Management courses. Provide mentorship to military case officers prior to operational deployment thru the use of field and situational exercises. Recognized subject matter expert in Asset Validation, and case officer operational skill sets. Additional duties also include the coordination, scenario and exercise development , scripting and execution of situational training exercises for Special Operations Forces (SOF) units preparing to return to operational areas.

Number of months in position – 36
US Army Special Forces
5th Special Forces Group (Airborne)
Special Activities NCOIC

Prepared and coordinated preliminary assessments and mission concepts for group operations during combat deployments to Iraq. Provided subject matter expertise and operational planning support to Commander for all Advanced Special Operations (ASO) and counter terrorism operations, in various Middle Eastern countries. Acted as the 5th Special Forces Group Advanced Special Operations (ASO) Manager , responsible for the screening, training, and utilizations of all ASO operatives assigned to the unit. Researched and developed the US Army Special Forces Command technical equipment set, providing enhanced Tagging, Tracking and Locating (TTL) capabilities to all operational groups. Program Manager for Advanced Special Operations (ASO), Advanced Force Operations (AFO), counter terrorism operations, and various other classified Focal Point and special access programs that directly supported combat operations in Iraq.

Number of months in position – 36
US Army Special Forces
1st Battalion, 5th Special Forces Group Assault Cell Leader/Troop Communications NCO

Senior Communications NCO for 36-man Troop. Developed communications plans and networks for all direct action and CINC In-extremis Force (CIF) missions. Created company communications Standard Operating Procedure (SOP). Developed and implemented communications training plan to ensure that all Troop members were trained in standard and non-standard communications equipment, computers and surveillance equipment. Maintained accountability of over one million dollars worth of communications and surveillance equipment. Responsible as Assault Cell Leader for training cell members in all aspects of marksmanship and Close Quarters Battle (CQB). Planned, supervised and executed numerous joint and combined combat operations using all available assets and capabilities to achieve mission success. Acted as senior troop ASO operative on two combat rotations. Responsibly for the handling and utilization of numerous assets in support of the unit commander’s targeting and infrastructure needs.

Skills Write Up: 

Advanced Special Operations
Covert Operations Resource Management
Counterterrorism Operations Joint Military Operations Planning and Execution
Advanced Special Operations Collections Management Tactical Communications Planning and Execution
Training Development
Force Protection and Vulnerability Assessment
Conventional and Special Operations Targeting Cross Cultural Communications and Awareness
Operations/Intelligence Fusion
Full Spectrum Radio Frequency Management and Planning Integrated Targeting

Education Write Up:
Special Forces Qualification Course
Special Forces Communications Sergeant Course
Special Forces Operations and Intelligence Course
Advanced Special Operations Techniques Course
Special Forces Advanced Recon and Target Exploitation Course (SFARTEC)
Special Operations Target Interdiction Course (Level II)
Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape (SERE Level C, 225, and instructor)
Interservice Radio Frequency Management School
Joint Task Force Frequency Management Course
Static Line Jumpmaster Course
Instructor Training Course (ITC)
US Army Interrogation School
Gryphon Group Driving Course
Numerous civilian and Other Government Agency (OGA) training courses that enhance the operational capability of the Special Operations forces.