Derek Marchant

Derek graduated with honors from the United States Military Academy in 2012 with a degree in Systems Engineering. He was selected as a Global Grants scholar, allowing him to complete a Master of Science in Environmental Systems Engineering at University College London. Upon completion of his MSc program, Derek attended flight school where he was qualified on the UH-60 Black Hawk as well as the King Air 200. He later deployed to Afghanistan with 206th MI BN, serving as a TF ODIN Battle Captain, Kandahar liaison officer, and RC-12X Guardrail pilot-in-command.