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The Skills We Need. The Dedication We Want.
Feds Hire Vets - Vet to Vet
Feds Hire Vets - Vet to Vet

I was born and raised in Guatemala, and after migrating to the United States in the early 1990s, I developed a sincere appreciation for our country's way of life. My appreciation manifested into public service to the American people, so I enlisted in the Marine Corps. I was 23 at the time, and little older than the average Marine, with the intention to serve as long as my body would allow-20 years, at least. Unfortunately, my career was cut short. 

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I joined the Army soon after graduating from high school in 2004. I can't say that I had a blast all of the time but I did love it. I learned a great deal about myself and it has molded me into the man I am today. I will say that after being burned out from four combat tours and a failed marriage that I wanted a break so after eight long years I left the Army in December of 2012.

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