U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Division Operation Iraqi Freedom
He was written about in the 2004 novel by author David Zucchini “Thunder Run”. Which talks about the push to Baghdad, Iraq.
Served as a dismounted infantry S.A.W. gunner during the invasion of Iraq.
Was awarded the Army Commendation Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, and four Army Achievement Medals for his service during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Is a qualified expert marksman on the M-249 S.A.W., M-240 Bravo, 50 cal. machine gun, and M-16 & M-4 assault rifles.-americanheroes
It is truly inspiring to see the impact Operation Second Chance is making in the lives of our wounded veterans and their families. We at Matan are honored to open our doors and our hearts to such a tremendous organization.Mark Matan, Principal, Matan Companies
Operation Second Chance has served as a primary community partner of Comcast SportsNet for a number of years. The organization does tremendous work for wounded veterans and their families, truly making a difference at a level rarely experienced in the community.Comcast SportsNet
I have the memory of first meeting Cindy permanently etched in my mind. She brought four wounded soldiers to a business dinner 7 or 8 years ago and each soldier stood up and told their story of the heart wrenching and horrific injuries sustained during the war.Tom Plant – President of Paul Davis Restoration of Suburban MD and Washington DC
We are proud to work with an organization who is not only shaping the lives of these wounded, injured, and ill veterans, but is also providing the local community with resources to be able to support the families as well.The Sergeant’s Program