Today's Military:

Career Profiles

Because there are so many possible career paths, every servicemember enjoys a unique experience in the Military. The profiles here are personal stories of how various servicemembers succeeded in their careers and how they got to where they are today.

Transportation, Supply and Logistics Careers

  • Joseph Kurz.

    Joseph Kurz
    Supply and Logistics Officer

    “My father was a career Navy officer, so I knew what military service was like. And the Army ROTC program seemed like a great way to enter the Service as an officer.” The son of an officer, Joseph traveled from ... View profile

  • Nathan Grant.

    Nathan Grant
    Logistics Specialist

    When I first was thinking about enlisting, I was definitely going through the teenage years, not really knowing what I wanted to do. I wanted to do something business-related, but at the same time I wasn’t too keen on going ... View profile

  • Robert Allen.

    Robert Allen
    Supply Officer
    Navy Reserve

    Most people join the Military young and then have a civilian career later. I think that’s the difference with me — this is my second career. I finished my first career with a large shipping company. I’d been there almost ... View profile

  • Rodney Denson.

    Rodney Denson

    Rodney Denson had planned to join the Marine Corps. He enlisted straight out of high school and shipped immediately to Basic Training. But when a minor knee injury sidelined him, he had to leave the Service and spend a year ... View profile

  • Steven Tener.

    Steven Tener
    Company Convoy Commander
    Marine Corps

    “A lot of the members of my family and church thought that I was going to be a leader of men. They’d always tell me that when I was young. So I kind of had my mind set up on ... View profile

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