Board Member – Nick Powers – USMC

Corporal Nick Powers joined the United States Marine Corps in July of 2003 and departed for boot camp in September.  Nick served four years on active duty.  Nick served in a Marine Security Force detachment in 2004 and 2005 followed by attaching to 3d Battalion 3d Marines for workup and a deployment to Haditha, Iraq.  Nick was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal.  Upon separating from the Marine Corps in 2007 Nick has provided security services for the Department of Defense and Department of State protecting VIP’s in extremely high threat areas throughout Iraq until 2012 holding his last position of Tactical Commander.