Bob enlisted in the Air Force in 1999 and served until 2020 where he retired as a Master Sergeant. He served in multiple medical assignments in the pharmacy career field and completed a 4-year tour as a Military Training Instructor at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. Bob also served as the Senior Enlisted Advisor for the DoD’s ancillary department at the Medical Education & Training Campus, deployed to Qatar on a security detail, and completed a tour at Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan.
Bob’s medals and decorations include 3 Meritorious Service medals, 4 Air Force Commendation medals, 4 Air Force Achievement medals, multiple deployment decorations, Air Force Basic Training Instructor ribbon, Air Force Special Duty ribbon, Small Arms Expert Marksmanship ribbon (M9), NATO medal, and the Air Education and Training Command Instructor badge.
Bob currently serves as the Senior Vice Commander, an active member on the Honor Guard, a house committee member, and has previously served as the Junior Vice Commander.