Tim Garger graduated from Marist College in 2012 with a B.A. in Psychology and Spanish. He then enlisted in the United States Coast Guard and served aboard the USCGC Reliance, deploying on multiple marine conservation and drug/migrant interdiction patrols. Following that tour, he qualified as a boat coxswain at Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light, where he led boat crews charged with law enforcement and waterways security missions and on-scene response for search and rescue cases. Tim will be attending New York University’s Stern School of Business in Fall 2017 as a Fertitta Veterans Program Scholar.