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Old 17 September 2018, 17:17
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Hi my name is Kelly,

I've gotten into government contracting in the last 5 years. I spent 8 months in Kuwait supporting MARSET and APS 5 MATV resets as a mechanic . I also spent 2 years supporting the State department in Baghdad from 2015-2017 as a electrical specialist and light vehicle maintenance lead. I'm getting ready to go back over to Iraq again up North this time under the support side of WPS II. It seems like once you get into contracting it's hard to get out, working stateside is boring in comparison.
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Old 18 September 2018, 06:58
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Old 18 September 2018, 21:03
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Been scanning this board for a long time. Nobody special here, just served 24 years in the army and retired a crusty old 1SG. I look forward to continue monitoring this board and possibly getting involved in some of the conversations. I did manage to put my knees in the breeze for several years.
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Old 18 September 2018, 21:06
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Been scanning this board for a long time. Nobody special here, just served 24 years in the army and retired a crusty old 1SG. I look forward to continue monitoring this board and possibly getting involved in some of the conversations. I did manage to put my knees in the breeze for several years.
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Old 18 September 2018, 21:15
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82nd, 504, 319. 11B,13E Recon sgt, which became 13F later. Like I said, nothing special, just served to the best of my ability for as long as I could.
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Old 18 September 2018, 21:25
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Hello! Civilian here, and I am the first to admit I have no military background.

I've spent the last 24 years as a civilian contracts manager working for companies providing support to SOCOM, NAVSEA and AFPC.

I'm here primarily to listen and learn, and hope to contribute where appropriate.
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Hello! Civilian here, and I am the first to admit I have no military background.

I've spent the last 24 years as a civilian contracts manager working for companies providing support to SOCOM, NAVSEA and AFPC.

I'm here primarily to listen and learn, and hope to contribute where appropriate.
Welcome aboard!
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