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  • Director, Navy Band Great Lakes. Currently pursuing a Doctorate of Strategic Leadership at Regent University.


  • I have served over 20 years in the United States Navy Music Program. As an enlisted Sailor, I was a French Horn Instrumentalist, Unit Leader, Ceremonial Conductor, and Instructor. My commissioned assignments include Assistant Leader of the United St...More


  • United States Navy
    • Navy Band Great Lakes
    • Director
    • March 2018 to Present

  • Naval School of Music
    • Training
    • Director of Training
    • December 2014 to February 2018

    Director of Training for four accredited courses of instruction. Directly supervised 32 military and civilian instructors and staff in their daily duties. Managed an annual student throughput of over 200 professional military members. Oversaw Council on Occupational Education and Merican Council on Education accreditation assessments of curriculum which resulted in a 30% increase of college credits awarded to students attending the courses.

  • U.S. Naval Academy Band
    • Band
    • Assistant Leader
    • December 2012 to November 2014

    Directly supervised 66 professional military members in nine independent units in their daily operation sof over 800 enagements annually. Managed an annual budget of $180K. Oversay a near 50% forced manpower reduction while maintaining complete mission readiness and completion.


  • Regent University
    • Doctor of Strategic Leadership
    • August 2016 to Present

    Currently pursuing a DSL with an concentration in Leadership Coaching

  • Liberty University
    • Master of Arts in Public Policy and International Affairs
    • January 2013 to October 2014

    Gratuate with High Distinction

  • Illinois State University
    • Bachelor of Science in Music
    • August 1993 to December 1997