Served as a US Naval Officer with three and one half years duty aboard two ships as the Engineering officer and Weapons officer. Service included numerous sea cruises and visits to many US and foreign ports and to shipyards. Watch officer and briefer to senior naval officers at the US Navy Headquarters. Assigned as an intelligence analyst and adviser in the Mekong Delta.
Served for thirty-four years as an all source imagery analyst in a US government intelligence office focused on satellite imagery, intelligence and geospatial analysis. Assignment to a unit specializing in military and commercial shipping and ports. Service included public speaking and producing analytical materials, including presentations, briefings and finished studies for policy makers as well as imagery presentations to senior foreign government officials.
Training and Education:
Bachelor of Arts in International Relations, Providence College
US Naval Officer Candidate School
US Naval Surface Warfare School
Arabic Language Training
Career Trainee, US Intelligence Community
National Imagery Analysis Course (NIAC), US Intelligence Community
United States of America
Areas of Expertise:
Imagery Analysis, Commercial Satellite Imagery, Geospatial Intelligence, Analytical reports