- Graduated in 2013 with an MBA in Global Operations and Supply Chain Management from Capella University.
- Graduated in 2004 with a BA in International Business from Westminster College.
- Graduated in 1997 with a Certificate of Linguistics in Arabic from the Defense Language Institute.
- 14 Years of Sales, Marketing, Operations Management and Business Development for several Fortune 100 Companies (Intel, HP, NetApp) as well as Utah-based companies (Mountain Alarm, MarketStar, Focus Communications). Currently the Director of Marketing for Mountain Alarm, one of the Top 40 Security and Fire Protection providers in the US. Management experience includes leading teams that range in size from 2 or 3 to large groups up to 400 employees.
- Served in the Utah National Guard from September 1996 to September 2005. Achieved rank of Staff Sergeant. Honorably discharged in 2005. Disabled Veteran.
Awards and Recognition
- Recipient of the Joint Commendation Medal, United States Army
- Recipient of the Global War on Terror Expeditionary Medal, United States Army
- Recipient of the Meritorious Unit Citation, United States Army
- Recipient of the Freedom Award, United States Army
- Certificate of Appreciation, Founding Member Status from Venture Academy
- Certificate of Appreciation, 2002 Olympic Games from National Guard Bureau
- Certificate of Achievement, 2002 Olympic Winter Games, Utah Army National Guard
- Certificate of Appreciation, Exceptional Service in the Public Interest, Federal Bureau of Investigation
- Certificate of Completion, FBI Citizens' Academy, Federal Bureau of Investigation, SLC Division
- Eagle Scout Award Recipient, 1990
- LDS Missionary, 1994-1996
- Utah National Guard, 1996-2005
- Venture Academy Board Member, 2005-2011
- Ogden Rotary Club Board Member, 2008-Present
- Ogden Weber Chamber of Commerce Board Member, 2012-Present
- North Ogden City Council Member, 2012-Present
- Proud, Registered Republican
- Legislative Chair for Weber County Republicans, District 7
- Member of the National Rifle Association
- Utah Concealed Carry Permit Holder
- Friends of Scouting
- Member of Rotary International (Ogden Rotary Club)
- Ogden Weber Chamber of Commerce Member
A full copy of my CV can be located here.