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Maj. Trisha Carpenter

Major Trisha Carpenter enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1995 and earned a commission in 1999. Completed the Command and Control Officers Course in 2001, and received orders to 8th Communications Battalion. During this assignment served as S-3 Information Technology Officer, Data Platoon Commander, OIC Battle Griffin Detachment, and 26 MEU JTF Enabler and Comm Det OIC. In 2003 with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, participated in Operation Iraqi Freedom and JTF Liberia. Earned a B.S. in Information Systems Management from University of Maryland University College in May 2005.   

Following was an assignment to the Marine Cryptologic Battalion. Served as the National Security Agency’s liaison to the USMC, platoon commander, and Company B’s Executive Officer. Subsequent to this assignment, attended non-resident Command and Staff at the Naval Academy and graduated in 2008.

Major Carpenter was selected for the Special Education Program for Information Systems Technology, reported to Naval Postgraduate School in July 2008. She just graduated in the information assurance track completing a thesis titled Organizational Design and Analysis for Cyber Operations Applicable to the USMC in Sep 2010.

Personal decorations include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal with one gold star, and the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal.

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Colonel Peterson serves in one of the United States Army’s most important commands. Joint MRAP Vehicle Program is dedicated to keeping Soldiers and Marines safe in all operational environments. Countering IEDs and EFPs has become one of the United States biggest concerns in both Iraq and Afghanistan. The leaders in the defense industry...Full Article »
Digital signage is now being used for a broad range of vital communication needs by program and facility managers to get clear and consistent messages to their audience. These messages may include text, graphics, maps, images or video. This Webinar is for those who are considering digital signage and would like to understand the full spectrum of...Full Article »
Government Agencies across a broad spectrum of functional areas rely on critical assets to drive their daily activities. While these asset types vary across functional areas, there is still a common need for asset visibility. Join Lowry for a discussion surrounding total asset visibility and compliance marking and tracking mandates, such as DoD...Full Article »
With the allied forces ongoing operations in OIF/OEF, excruciating demands are placed on weapon systems. With the greater need for new equipment in an appropriate time frame, the traditional development and design of MILSPEC items just takes too long. To counter this problem the military is turning to COTS components and deploying systems into...Full Article »
Our warfighters must constantly adapt to changing conditions, as so must their equipment. The increasing presence of insurgents has moved the fighting into urban areas, bringing new challenges. Equipment must be adapted to these changes to achieve the increased flexibility, durability, and functionality required. In this webinar, Ben Harrison...Full Article »
In Afghanistan in 2010, The International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) is taking on a second surge and has had a change in strategy for the third time since it begun battling an evolving insurgency that is gaining momentum taking hold in regions in theater. Meanwhile, mission support from the local population in Afghanistan and from the...Full Article »
UAV and UAS have emerged as revolutionary platform in modern combat thanks to missions in OIF and OEF. From early origins in the 1990’s, the programs have grown to more than 260 UAV variants operating from or being being developed in over 50 countries. Distinct new classes of airframes have been created. Among these are the SUAS, TUAS,...Full Article »
Countering IEDs and EFPs is one of the United States military’s biggest concerns in both Iraq and Afghanistan. IEDs have remained a leading cause of casualty in both theaters, vehicles and convoys and have been primary targets for insurgents. Reducing and minimizing the damage to personnel and equipment from IEDs is of paramount concern in...Full Article »
Body Armor is one of the most important pieces of equipment a soldier has and can mean the difference between life and death. Amidst the heightened tempo of operations in Afghanistan and Iraq, body armor and personel protection equipment have attracted renewed interest. This interest has come from several sectors: military procurement,...Full Article »
Lean Six Sigma (LSS) has become an increasingly vital part of the Department of Defense’s continuous process improvement efforts. The benefits of LSS, the tool that was successfully pioneered and adopted by the commercial world to achieve continuous process improvements, are now being fully realized by the federal government and the DoD in...Full Article »
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