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  • 2LT Mar 92
  • 1LT Feb 94
  • CPT Apr 96
  • MAJ May 03
Commissioning Source:  ROTC, Mar 1992

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Career Army Medical Service Corps officer with a specialty in plans, operations, intelligence, training and security; Additional specialty in Multifunctional Logistics. I've spent the better part of the last 10 years in the fields of Emergency Management and Public Health Emergency Preparedness.

Military Experiences

Jul 2009 - Mar 2013
Joint Regional Medical Planner JRMPO
Lead DOD planner responsible for the integration of Federal military medical assets into public health and medical plans and response activities across two FEMA Regions (I & V) encompassing 25% of the contiguous United States. Served as the Defense Coordinating Officer’s medical expert for Defense Support of Civil Authority missions. Established and maintained working relationships with Federal, State, local and Tribal partner agencies in Emergency Support Function (ESF) -8 and other ESFs as required. DOD counterpart to the DHHS Regional Emergency Coordinator.
Jan 2009 - Jun 2009
4th ID
Deputy Division Surgeon
Provided leadership, direction and coordination for medical operations ensuring healthcare polices aligned with organizational mission, vision, and objectives. Planned and coordinated within a newly established, complex headquarters to provide training and health services to 15,000 employees with over 50 clinicians. Managed day-to-day operations and operational planning efforts reporting directly to the medical director. Directly supervised 5 personnel.
Nov 2006 - Dec 2008
4th ID
Medical Plans Officer
Served on a collaborative planning team in a large complex headquarters developing plans across the spectrum of operations in preparation for and during an operational deployment. Additionally served as the Civil-Military officer developing strategy to engage provincial medical leadership to rebuild the civilian medical infrastructure of Baghdad
Nov 2005 - Nov 2006
4th ID
Military Transition Team Advisor
Served as the medical operations advisor for an Iraqi Army Division. Coached, taught and mentored the Surgeon; his staff and provided oversight to 5 subordinate unit surgeon staff sections conducting counter-insurgency operations in Baghdad. Managed contract linguist program that provided translation services between US and Iraqi forces. Served as watch officer for the US operation center. Supported efforts of other staff sections/advisors as required.


(3 years)
Nov 2007 - Dec 2008
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Medical Plans Officer for MND-B. Supported various efforts to build Iraqi healthcare capacity in both MoD and MoH
Nov 2005 - Nov 2006
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Military Transition Team (MiTT) Advisor to 6th Iraqi Army Division Headquarters.
Jul 2002 - Sep 2002
Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) - Uzbekistan
Relocated Company from Bagram AB to Karshi Kannabad to relieve unit providing support at K2.

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

May 1996 - Oct 1996

Combined Logistics Officer Advanced Course

Mar 1992 - Jun 1992

Individual & Special Skill Schools

Feb 2014

Professional Development Series (FEMA)

Security Clearance
Prefer not to say

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

1986 - 1992

Northeastern University

Bachelor's Degree, Athletic Training / Cardiovascular Health and Exercise

1982 - 1986

Xavier High School

Civilian Experiences

Apr 2014 - Nov 2016
Healthcare Systems Preparedness and Response Manager
Program manager for the Hospital Preparedness Program; a federal grant program that provides funding to support activities that ensure readiness of the healthcare delivery system to prepare for and respond to emergencies that impact service delivery. Served as the primary contact for the state’s acute care hospitals and other healthcare delivery organizations in matters regarding the Hospital Preparedness Program. Served as a member of the Office’s 24/7 duty officer team that is the primary point of access to the Department’s emergency response coordination activities. Directly supervised 5 state employees and had coordinating supervision with 2 non-state contract staff.
Started in Apr 2013
Scoutmaster, Assistant Scoutmaster, Merit Badge Counselor
Serves as an adult leader in the local Troop and as a Merit Badge Counselor to the Council at large. Most recently served as Scoutmaster for one of the three Troops sent from our Council to the 2017 National Scout Jamboree.
Started in Mar 2013
A group of trained volunteers who are available to support local, sub-regional, regional, state and federal public health personnel in responding to an event or emergency that threatens the public health in Westwood, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Emergency Preparedness Region 4b or surrounding areas.