Colonel (Retired) John Comparetto, a doctoral student in mathematics, received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in electrical engineering from New York University, his master of business administration degree from Columbia University, and his master’s degree in strategic studies from the U.S. Army War College. After being commissioned in the U.S. Army Reserve, he volunteered for service in North Carolina with the 82nd Airborne Division (three years). After 15 years in the infantry, he became a Civil Affairs officer for the remaining 15 years of his military career. During that time, he deployed to Iraq three times. He then became an Army Civilian and deployed to Afghanistan in that capacity. He went on to serve as a U.S. Marine Corps Civilian and then a U.S. Navy Civilian in California.
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