Joe graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy with a B.S. in Economics in 2010. After his initial training as a Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal Officer, Joe was assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Five in Santa Rita, Guam. During his time at Mobile Unit Five, Joe deployed to a variety of locations throughout the Pacific region to conduct humanitarian demining operations and support theater special operations forces. Additionally, Joe completed a M.S. in Cybersecurity Policy from the University of Maryland University College. Joe will be separating from active duty and plans to pursue an MBA in the fall of 2017.