Military Experience



(August 1973 - September 1996).

Bringing a great wealth of program / project management knowledge and experience as a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Commander overseeing a global civil works mission, public infrastructure, hydropower facilities, lock and dams, river navigation systems. Also management of MEGA recreation mission, parks and access areas. Providing engineering and construction management services for all branches of the military around the world.  Commander / Director Hydropower Branch providing standardized policy, technical support, coordination, and program compliance review for: Management, operation, preventative, and major maintenance of all electrical, mechanical, and structural features at all district flood control dams, navigation dams, hydropower plants, and high voltage switchyards for the purposes of flood control, power production and transmission, navigation channel elevation regulation, recreation, water quality, and other purposes. The Hydropower Branch manages the training and development program for hydroelectric power plant personnel, which provides qualified journeyman and senior level employees.