Jeff served for over 20 years in the US Navy as Master Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician, High Pressure Welder and Damage Control Technician. Highlights from his career duty assignments include:
- EOD Group 2 Requirements Chief, Virginia Beach, VA
- Naval Special Warfare Development Group, Gold Team, EOD Element Leader, Dam Neck, VA
- Naval School Explosive Ordnance Disposal, Underwater Ordnance SME Instructor, Indian Head, MD
- EOD Mobile Unit 9, Mine Countermeasure Team Member, Mare Island, CA
- USS Yosemite, Mayport FL
Since retiring from the military in 2004 Jeff has worked for several EOD and Special Operations focused companies including Tactical Electronics, The O’Gara Group and his previous employer Zero Point Inc. where he held the position of Vice President of Production and Sales from 2009-2013.
Jeff joined Darley Defense in 2013 in his current position as Director of Sales and Business Development, EOD & Special Operations. Some of his customers include Navy Expeditionary Combat Command, Joint IED Defeat Organization, US Navy EOD Groups One and Two, SOCOM, JSOC, EODTECHDIV EXU-1 and FMS Division, NAVSCOLEOD, Naval Diving and Salvage Training Center. He also advises other members of the Darley sales team on EOD related product and training opportunities.
Jeff resides in Virginia Beach, Virginia but is originally from Blue Springs, Missouri. He and his wife Paige have 6 children in their blended family with ages ranging from 28 years to 11 years old. When he’s not working Jeff enjoys spending time with the family at the beach playing volleyball or surfing. He also has a passion for travel and enjoys going on sailing trips with friends around the British Virgin Islands. To reach Jeff use the contact form or information to the right.