University of the Ozarks

Assistant Director of Athletics, Director of Men’s and Women’s WrestlingJune 2016 - Current

  • Assist with operational, compliance, recruiting, training, game-day operations, Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and recruiting for the all varsity athletic teams.

  • Lead partnership with head coaches on recruiting strategy, execution, technology integration and coordination with Admissions for eighteen varsity programs to meet department recruiting goals.

  • Created and lead coaches culture professional development program for department including planning/vision process, and implementation.

  • Salesforce administration lead for department including data validation, organization, and custom application development.

  • Lead and oversight of department operations including training programs, Student-Athlete Advisor Committee, and serve as AD Inclusion Diversity designee delivering year-round DEI training/programming.

TopSpot Internet Marketing

Web DeveloperAugust 2015 - Dec 2015

  • Successfully developed and delivered client sites from design files for deployment in MODx CMS.

  • Used HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and JQuery.


Software Engineer Apprentice April 2015 - August 2015

  • Completed a three month curriculum across Windows technology stack, learning Computer Science principles.

  • Successfully delivered production quality, tested code to three different software products, utilizing Mercurial, Jenkins CI and Visual Studio for development environment/tools.

  • Completed twenty-two kanban tickets in Jira, through three different Agile development Sprints.

  • Languages worked with included PostgreSQL,C#, Javascript, Knockout.js, Jquery, UnderscoreJS, RequireJS and HTML/CSS.

The Iron Yard Academy Jan 2015 - March 2015

Student | Houston TX

  • Completed a 12 week intensive programming bootcamp designed to teach comprehensive understanding of back-end engineering and web development.

United States Navy Reserve Nov 2009 - Current

Human Resource Officer (Commander / O5) | San Diego, CA

  • Senior Officer leader with Commanding Officer experience and functional capabilities including recruiting, joint manpower and personnel planning/strategy, unit level operations, performance management, training, foreign military advisory and multiple operational support roles in a forward deployed environment (Operation Enduring Freedom Veteran)

  • Sexual Assault Prevention Response Training (SAPR) Lead – Managed contract development, solicitation, curriculum development, piloted and update of congressionally mandated Navy-wide SAPR General Military Training; delivered to ~400,000 Active Duty and Reserve Sailors annually.

ConocoPhillips Company Jan 2010 - Feb 2013

Real-Time Power Trader / Gas Scheduler / Scheduling Analyst / West Analyst / New Hire Development Program | Houston TX

  • Managed hourly base load call options, traded discretionary real time physical power in MISO, NYISO, PJM and ERCOT markets.

  • Traded financial swaps and options in PJM, MISO | ERCOT regions on ICE.

  • Marketed and managed power plants in SE, ERCOT and CAISO.

  • Optimized asset generation by trading around physical knowledge of power grid.

  • Scheduled Natural Gas daily in the Mid-Continent Region, included management of ~2BCF storage position.

  • Successfully and accurately nominated 100% of deals by cycle deadlines. Improved scheduling process, realizing time savings and higher accuracy.

  • Analyzed West Region to reconcile, volumetric, prompt index, basis and forward positions daily.

United States Navy 2006 - 2010

Naval Officer, Head Wrestling Coach, Naval Academy Preparatory School | Newport RI

  • Developed first full-time comprehensive wrestling development program in Navy Prep history with The United States Naval Academy Athletic Staff

  • Coached 4 National Collegiate Wrestling Association National Champions, 11 All-Americans and multiple top 5 team finishes.

  • Provided Basic Military Instruction to 300 Midshipmen Candidates monthly across Character, Leadership and Ethics.

Task Force Innovations, International 2005 - 2006

Country Manger, Uzbekistan | Tashkent UZB

  • Managed a group of ~ 300 multi-national, cross-functional employees in Production, Purchas ing/Procurement, Logistics, Strategy and Business Development.

  • Traveled quarterly to provide managerial support to regional offices including Central Asian republics of Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Afghanistan.

  • Communicated business results and strategy regionally to executive leadership. Responsible for regional project managers with up to $1M total contract value. Interacted with clients, governmental and strategic business partners including but not limited to vendors and subcon- tractors.

Target Corporation 2003 - 2005

Group Leader | Cedar Falls IA

  • Directly responsible for hiring, evaluating, coaching and managing the performance of up to 50 hourly warehouse workers. Member of Departmental and Building Operations Team contrib- uting toward savings of $400K and $1M to and annual operational budgets respectively through productivity improvements.


University of Rhode Island

MBA, Finance Concentration | Kingston RI

Wartburg College

BA Psychology | Waverly IA



Python, Ruby, Rails, HTML5/CSS, JavaScript, React


JenkinsCI, CLI, Bootstrap, Responsive development, Heroku, Postgres, Git Workflow, Wordpress, MODx


Salesforce Adminstration, Vector Graphics, Digital Photo Editing, Russian Language, Public Speaking, Copy Writing, Financial Modeling, Technical Analysis


Vets In Tech Front End Web Development Certificate 2021 | The Iron Yard Ruby on Rails Bootcamp | Professional in Human Resources (PHR), HRCI | Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Workplace, Unversity of South Florida | Return on Inclusion Certificate | 2019 NCAA Institute for Administrative Advancement



2x National Champion, 3x All-American, 8th World Championship (Fila Jr.), 6th Ranking US World/Olympic Team Ladder, 2x Team Captain (NCAA record-setting/National Championship Team), NCAA Div. 3 Hall of Fame Inductee, Wartburg College Athletics Hall Of Fame Class of 2013


Joint Service Commendation Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, and NATO Service Medal and Navy-Marine Corps Commendation Medal