Paul’s father is a U.S. Army Veteran who served as an Artillery Land Surveyor from 1975-78. Paul is originally from Del Rio, TX. He enlisted in the Navy in 2005 and served for 9 years on active duty. During his service, he completed Basic Submarine Enlisted School, Navigation Electronic “A’ School and completed 9 years sea service aboard 5 different submarines. He completed 3 Western Pacific, 2 Middle Eastern, an U.S. Eastern, and one Northern European deployment. He has earned the Submarine and Deep Submergence Insignias Warfare.
He left active duty in 2014 for the Navy Reserves is now the Senior Enlisted Leader for Navy Reserve Surgemain Waco focusing on maintenance issues fleet wide.
In 2017, Paul earned a Bachelor of Security Studies in Intelligence, Security Studies, and Analysis and earned a Masters of Science in Homeland Security in 2018 from Angelo State University.
He started as the Military Veteran Peer Network (MVPN) Peer Services Coordinator with West Texas Counseling and Guidance in 2018 and is now the Director of Veterans' Services at WTCG.
He is officed on the 1st floor of the Cactus, 36 E. Twohig Ave, Suite 110.