Ben Holmes joined the ASC team in 2016 after completing his enlistment in the United States Marine Corps. During his six years of service, he completed one combat deployment to the Helmand Province of Afghanistan as an infantryman and forward observer, and one deployment as a Foreign Military Advisor to Eastern Europe. During his service as an infantry-man he has executed security operations at the highest level, escorting CBS’s 60 Minutes on patrols and providing security for the Commandant of the Marine Corps in an active war-zone. As a Foreign Military Advisor, Mr. Holmes created pre-deployment curriculum, served as a Range Safety Officer providing instruction and council during training operations, taught small unit leadership, and played a key role on a small team responsible for the readiness of a battalion of Georgian soldiers.
Ben Holmes has worked for ASC as a site supervisor, and currently performs executive protection operational duties while working to complete his business degree. Ben’s wide range of experience aids him in creating a learning environment that emphasizes relevance and practicality with a strong focus on leadership and professionalism.