Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government Cambridge, Massachusetts, Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge,Massachusetts, (selected courses)
Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Texas, Bachelor of Science
Experience & Service
Stevens Institute of Technology,October 2003-Present, Deputy Director, Center for Maritime Systems Director of Operations, Maritime Security Lab Director, Strategic Research and Development
Consultant ,November 2000-October 2003, Information Systems, Homeland Security
The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, February 1999-November 2000, Director, Washington, D.C. Office Associate Director, Information Systems Directorate
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, December 1996-February1999, Military Assistant to the Director
USS PELELIU (LHA 5), June 1995-November 1996, Commanding Officer
USS GUAM (LPH 9), February 1993-July 1994, Commanding Officer
USS CONSTELLATION (CV-64), June 1990-June 1992, Executive Officer
USS RANGER (CV-61), May 1988-Nobember 1989, Navigator
Air Antisubmarine Squadron 21 (VS 21), June 1986-March 1988, Commanding Officer
Elected representative to city government. Served as Councilman-in-charge of Department of Public Safety and Department of Public Works.
Naval Aviator with over 6500 flight hours and 800 carrier landings.
Participated in military operations throughout the world including the Gulf of Sydra, Mediterranean Sea, Atlantic Ocean, Western and Northern Pacific Oceans, South China Sea, Gulf of Tonkin, Persian Gulf and Indian Ocean.