â€¢ Jan 22, 1969 - Enlisted in U.S. Air Force at Coral Gables, Fl. Basic Training and Aircraft Maintenance schools at Lackland and Sheppard AFB, TX.
â€¢ Jul 1969 to Jan 1971 assigned to the 374th Tactical Airlift Wing, Naha, AB Okinawa. Duty, served as a Crew Chief on C-130A aircraft.
â€¢ Dec 1969 to Oct 1970 Detached to the 834th Air Division, DET 2, Cam Ranh Bay AB, Republic of Vietnam. Duty, served as a Crew Chief on C-130A aircraft (Tactical Airlift).
â€¢ Jan 1971 to Dec 1972 assigned to 316th Tactical Airlift Wing, Langley AFB, Virginia. Duty, served as a Crew Chief on C-130E aircraft with world wide deployment to Europe, South and Central America, and Southeast Asia.
â€¢ Sep 1975 to Sep 1978 As a Air Reserve civilian technician with the 920th Weather Reconnaissance Squadron, at Kessler AFB, Ms. Duty, served as a Crew Chief on WC-130H aircraft with deployments to Central America, the Caribbean, Mexico and Alaska (Storm tracking and Hurricane Reconnaissance).
â€¢ Sep 1978 to Sep 1984 Quality Assurance Specialist with Defense Contract Administrative Service office at NASAâ€™s Michoud Facility and Stennis Space Center. Space Shuttle Main Fuel tank and Main Engine testing.
â€¢ Sep 1984 to Sep 1989 Lead Quality Assurance Specialist at the Defense Contract Administrative Service office, Grumman Aircraft Corporation St. Augustine Fl.
â€¢ Oct 1989 to Jul 1992 Supervisor Quality Assurance Specialist at the Defense Plant Representative Office, Northrop Grumman Aircraft, St. Augustine Fl.
â€¢ Jul 1992 to Dec 2004 Program Integrator Specialist at the Defense Contract Management Agency office, Grumman Aircraft, St. Augustine Fl.
â€¢ Sep 2003 to Mar 2004 Quality Assurance Specialist for Contingency Contracting Administrative Services (CCAS) LOGCAP III, during Iraqi/Enduring Freedom.
â€¢ Dec 2004 to Aug 2007 Team Lead for Technical Operations at DCMA office, Northrop Grumman Corporation, St. Augustine, Fl
â€¢ Retired from Government service, August 3, 2007
â€¢ During my career, I received honors for the Defense Logistics Agency Resident Quality Assurance Representative of the year (1987) and the Meritorious Civil Service Award and Ribbon.