at the United States Military Academy at West Point. During his last tour,
he served as the commander of the 11th Signal Detachment in Mannheim,
Germany. He spent six months in Iraq assisting with the training and signal
requirements of the Military Transition Teams. He received his Bachelors of
Science in Computer Science from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville,
Texas in 2003 and a Master of Science in Applied Mathematics from the Naval
Postgraduate School in 2012. His research interests include multivariate
regression and data mining to model social trends.