Hometown: San Diego, CA
Service Branch: U.S. Army
Years of Service: 7 years
Duty Stations/deployments: Heidelberg, Germany; Fort Carson, CO; Camp Hovey, South Korea; Fort Eustis, VA; Afghanistan 06-07
Military honors: Combat Action Badge, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal (2nd Award, Good Conduct Medal (2nd Award), Afghanistan Campaign Medal (2 campaign stars), NCO Professional Development Ribbon
Advice you would give to other student veterans: Use the resources available to you. Don’t be afraid to ask questions of your fellow veterans or the vet center.
Favorite Columbia hangout: When I first came to Columbia, the first place I went to with my wife was Shakespeare’s Pizza.