Vietnam veteran that served as a police officer for thirty-five years. Spent fourteen years on active and reserve duty as a Untied States Marine Corps. Spent another twenty-two years in the United States Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard. Following the terrorist attacks of 9/11 I served on active duty in the Air Force for nearly three years and deployed to Kuwait and Iraq. I have a Master of Education Degree in Counseling Psychology and have a keen interest in Military History, especially World War II. I have a great deal of interest and respect in the accomplishments of the 8th Air Force flying out of England.