Chad Russell is a Rescue Ready Specialist at Cardiac Science. He is also president of the 3rd Battalion 1st Marines Association. In the summer of 2003, Chad joined the Marine Corps. He served with the 3rd Battalion 1st Marines from September 2003 until February of 2008 and served a short time training Marines with the 6th Engineer Support Battalion. During Chad's time in the Marines, he served on three deployments in Iraq. His jobs included infantry and operating in the Scout Sniper Platoon. Chad currently lives in Portland, Oregon, and is working on his undergraduate degree in management and organizational leadership from George Fox University.
Recent articles from Chad Russell
Dunford Deserves Credit For Sticking To His Guns On Women In Combat
Gen. Joseph Dunford, the new chairman of the Joint Chiefs, is in a politically difficult position on women in combat.
UNSUNG HEROES: The Community That Helped When My Wife Went Into Premature Labor
My wife delivered our twins 12 weeks early and hundreds of miles from home. I need to thank the veterans community and everyone who rushed to support us.