Work

  • Infantry, United States Army | 2011-2013

  • Civil Affairs attachment, US Army Reserve | 2013-2016

  • Union Organizer, American Federation of Teachers (AFL-CIO) | August 2014 - October 2014

  • Military Veteran Organizer (TX), Democratic National Committee | October 2014 - March 2015

  • State Coordinator (TX), Martin O’Malley 2016 presidential campaign | March 2015 - February 2016 (supported Bernie Sanders after O’Malley’s withdrawal)

  • Contractor, Department of Defense | July 2016 - Present

Travel

Indonesia, Mexico, Singapore, Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Netherlands, Afghanistan, United Arab Emirates, Turkey, Germany, Curaçao, Argentina, Romania, Canada, Israel, Egypt

Volunteer Experience

The Robin Hood Tax USA campaign, Emy Lyons for State Representative campaign (TX), Denton County Democratic Party, Secular Student Alliance/North Texas atheists, Al Franken 2014 senate reelection campaign

Education

  • University of North Texas: Integrative Studies (Philosophy, Biology, Psychology) | 2010, 2013-2014

  • Society for Humanistic Judaism: Conversion Course/Introduction to Jewish History & Culture | 2018

  • The Great Courses (Non-Credit): Cultural & Human Geography, Existentialism & the Meaning of Life | 2019

Past & Present Memberships/Affiliations

Democratic Socialists of America (2017-2019), Liberal Gun Club (Present), Society for Humanistic Judaism (Present)