- Commander (retired)
1997 Graduate of the US Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point and Licensed Officer in the US Merchant Marine. 2004 Graduate of the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey. Chief Engineer of the US Icebreakers POLAR SEA and HEALY. Retired after 20-year active duty career.
Third Assistant Engineer of Steam and Motor Vessels of Unlimited Horsepower (USA), Project Management Professional (PMP)
- Project Management Institute (PMI)
MED3, MED2, MED1, Engineer Class 3
- Evaluation and Analysis of DDG-81 Simulated Athwartship Shock Response