John is entering his first year at the University of Richmond School of Law. Originally from Durham, N.C., he enlisted in the Navy in 2006 as a Cryptologic Technician Technical. John attended college while on Active Duty and is a 2014 graduate of the American Military University with a B.A. in Intelligence Studies. While on Active Duty he has deployment experience in the SOUTHCOM Area of Responsibility conducting Counter Illicit Trafficking Operations as well as a deployment to Afghanistan supporting Special Operations and Village Stability Operations. John has transitioned from Active Duty to the Naval Reserves as he enters Law School.