Tim is the fourth generation of his family to enlist in the Navy and the first to receive a commission. He graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 2003 with a BS in English Literature. Over the course of 7 years he worked as a consultant with BearingPoint and Booz Allen in support of financial management IT for health services and the Department of the Navy respectively. Between consulting assignments he supported Navy logistics and intelligence and deployed in support of OIF. He is currently pursuing his doctorate of clinical psychology from the PGSP-Stanford Psy.D. Consortium and, to that end, will complete his internship at the McGuire VA Medical Center, Richmond, VA.