Carl enlisted in the United States Navy in 2007 as an Electronics Technician, Nuclear Field. After being selected for the Navy’s Seaman-To-Admiral 21 program, he received a B.S. in Nuclear Engineering from Oregon State University in 2012. As a nuclear engineering officer, he served as a Training Officer and Shift Engineer at Naval Nuclear Power Training Unit, Ballston Spa. Carl transitioned from active duty in 2017 and is currently attending Harvard Law School as a member of the Class of 2020.