Joe retired from the United States Army as a Military Police First Sergeant after more than 20-years of service. His assignments have also included Military Police Operations Sergeant, Special Reaction Team Commander, and Investigator. Throughout his career, he spent more than 5 years in foreign countries; Iraq, Germany, Honduras, and Korea. His military education includes DOD Non-Lethal Weapons Instructor, SRT Marksman/Observer, Military Police Investigator, Anti-Terrorism Advisor, Army Basic Instructor, Air Assault. Joe is a certified Master Army Ethics Instructor, Mediator (advanced) and a graduate of the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute. His last few military assignments include Operations Sergeant Major for a Combined Arms Training Brigade, Senior Enlisted Advisor for the Department of Military Science at West Point, and the West Point Equal Opportunity Program Manager.