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Nick Starr

U.S. Marine Corps


Last updated: Oct 8, 2020

Nick Starr is a U.S. Marine Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician serving at the Defense Threat Reduction Agency. Within DTRA, he is assigned to the Counter WMD Technologies Department in the Research and Development Directorate, where he is the SOCOM integration project manager for the division. He recently served on Capitol Hill as a Defense Fellow on Senator Ron Johnson’s staff where he was assigned the foreign policy, defense, and constituent correspondence portfolios.

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