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Program Director, "Fiction & Fact: A Dialogue on the Experience of War" ($100,000 grant, National Endowment for the Humanities), 2016-2018

Conference Director and Program Coordinator, XVII Biennial International Ernest Hemingway Conference, July 2016 (Oak Park, IL)

Secretary, Board of Trustees, The Ernest Hemingway Society and Foundation (elected), since Jan 2013

Advisory Council, Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum & Educational Center, since spring 2013

Contributing Editor, WLA: War, Literature, and the Arts, since 2003

MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History Commission (mayoral & council appointment), since 2008

Arkansas Literary Festival Talent Committee, since 2010 Festival

Senior Analyst/Project Manager, Innovative Technology Application, Inc. (Springfield VA), Jan 1997 - Aug 1998

Project Manager, Software Designs Unlimited (Chapel Hill NC), Oct 1995 - Jan 1997

Captain (company commander), U.S. Army Reserve (Durham NC), Dec 1998 - Feb 1999

Lieutenant (platoon leader and company executive officer), U.S. Army (Fort Stewart GA), Dec 1989 - Jan 1992. Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm

Cadet, U.S. Military Academy (editor, The Pointer magazine; Soldiers magazine intern; company honor representative)