Summary

An exceptionally organized, decisive, and trustworthy executive with substantial experience in leading and mentoring people. Author of 2009 book "The Origins of Internet Video." Author of 2008 book "Solutions for a 21st Century Economy." Author of 2008 report "U.S. Economic Freedom Index" from Pacific Research Institute and Forbes. Contributor to The American, national magazine from the American Enterprise Institute. Author of recent article in academic journal "Applied Research in Economic Development." Current Constituent Liaison for Mayor Richard J. Berry (R-Albuquerque). Former Adjunct Professor at George Mason University School of Public Policy and taught graduate seminars in national security, governance, and public policy. 2008 floor operations whip for Senator John McCain for President, GOP Convention in Minneapolis, MN. 2007 academic representative to Department of State's Middle East Peace Conference in Annapolis, MD. Selected US Representative, 2006 NATO Summit "Young Leaders' Forum," in Riga, Latvia. Founder of “EastwoodNet, LLC.” Former Adjunct Researcher for the RAND Corporation’s Office of Science and Technology. Over nine years of Radio and Television news experience as a writer, producer, reporter, and anchor including time in broadcast engineering and production. Former Army officer with over five years of military experience (Distinguished Military Graduate). PhD, MS, MA and former instructor in Political Science with extensive academic research and professional analysis in International Relations, Defense Acquisition, Defense Spending, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), Political Economy, Economic Development, Urban Planning, Organizational Behavior, American Politics and Foreign Policy, American and Comparative Public Policy.

Work History

Work History
Dec 2009 - Present

Constituent Liaison

Mayor Richard J. Berry (R-Albuquerque)
Constituent Services for Albuquerque Mayor Richard J. Berry.
2004 - 2009

Principal

EastwoodNet Political Consulting
Jan 2007 - Jan 2008

Adjunct Professor

George Mason University School of Public Policy
Taught graduate seminars in Governance, Public Policy and National Security

Education

Education
2003 - 2006

MA

West Virginia University
1999 - 2001

MS

West Virginia University
1989 - 1993

English

Oberlin College

Secret

Department of Defense