Promotions, Military Awards, Mobilizations / Deployments


January 1996
Enlisted United States Navy Reserve

January 1996
Promoted to Petty Officer Third Class

February 1997
Promoted to Petty Officer Second Class

October 2002
Promoted to Petty Officer First Class

September 2007
Promoted to Chief Petty Officer


Military Awards:

Expeditionary Warfare Specialist Device

  • Defense Meritorious Service Medal
  • Navy & Marine Corps Commendation Medal
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation, w/bronze star clasp
  • Naval Reserve Meritorious Service Medal, w/4 bronze clasps
  • National Defense Service Medal, w/bronze star clasp
  • Iraqi Campaign Medal
  • Global War on Terror Service Medal
  • Sea Service Deployment Ribbon
  • Navy & Marine Corps Overseas Service Ribbon
  • Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal
  • Armed Forces Reserve Medal (third award) w/mobilization device
  • NATO (ISAS) Medal
  • Navy Expert Rifle Medal
  • Navy Expert Pistol Medal


Sept 2001 – Oct 2002
NAS Corpus Christi
In support of Global War on Terror

April 2010 – April 2011
Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation New Dawn