On this Veterans Day 2019 we pause to thank all our nation’s Veterans and their families.
Luis Mejia – Richmond Operations Manager – United States Army
Served from 1999-2006 as a 44-B. Welder/ Metal Worker.
2000- Joined B-Co. 426th Forward Support Battalion, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) at Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
2003 – 2004. Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) Deployed to Kuwait and Iraq with B-Co. 426th F.S.B. in support of the 327th Infantry Regiment.
2005 – 2006. Operation Iraqi Freedom III (OIF III) Redeployed to Northern Iraq, Kirkuk with the newly formed 426th Brigade Support Battalion in support of the 1st. Brigade Combat Team.
Travis Becktel – General Manager – Unites States Army
2nd Lt. – PL Charlie Co. 160th IF California ARMY National Guard
Mike Schulze – Sales – United States Navy
ET1/SS/DV (1st Class Petty Officer E6)
ET – Electronic Technician (Nuclear) SS submarine qualified (dolphins) I have the pins on my backpack. DV – Diver.
Jeff Lee – Director of Safety & Compliance – United States Marine Corps
E8 – Master Sergeant
28 years of U.S. Department of Defense experience in Telecommunications, IT physical operations, Logistics, Operations Management and Project Management in the United States Marine Corps: San Diego, Okinawa, Camp Pendleton.
Jeremie Keller – Driver – United States Navy
Petty officer third class (E-4) Culinary Specialist (CS) from 2001-2009 station on the USS Nimitz (CVAN-68), USS McFaul (DDG 74), and Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton. operate and manage Navy messes, at sea and ashore, made sure that the fellow cure men where feed; estimate quantities and types of food items required; assist Supply Officers in ordering and stowage of subsistence items and procurement of equipment and mess gear; check delivery for quantity and assist medical personnel in inspection for quality; prepare menus; plan, prepare, and serve meals; maintain food service spaces and associated equipment in a clean and sanitary condition, including storerooms and refrigerated spaces; maintain records of financial transactions; and submit required reports.
Armando Lieras – Operations Manager – United States Marine Corps
Corporal, United States Marine Corps 1995-1999
3rd Battalion 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division
Deployed Okinawa, Japan, Kuwait, Australia, U.S.S New Orleans.
Brett Leggitt – Richmond Facility Manager – United States Air Force
Brett served four years on active duty as a C-5 Loadmaster with the 75th, and 21st Airlift Squadrons. For his role in support of Operation Restore Hope Mogadishu Somalia Brett was awarded the aerial achievement medal six times, and in 1994 was named Airman of the Year for 60th Operations Group based at Travis Air Force Base. After leaving active duty he continued to serve as an active member of the United States Airforce Reserve for another six years flying with the 68th , and 301st Airlift Squadrons.
Keith Kerslake – Sales – United States Marine Corps
Entered Marine Corp 1966 – month after high school graduation. Over course of five years promoted to Staff Sergeant E-6. Commissioned to 2nd Lieutenant in 2072. Medical Discharged June of 1972
Calvin Fowler – United States Army
Army NG and ended with the rank of Sergeant