About The Author
O’Neal Johnson Jr.
O’Neal Johnson Jr. is retired from the United States Marine Corps, a Sergeant Major of 30 years five months and four days. His experience includes deployments to the Persian Gulf early 80’s, South West Asia after the invasion of Iraq into Kuwait Desert Storm/Desert Shield, Global War on Terrorism, activated after September 11 and Afghanistan tour after the first surge Shindand Air Base Cmd. Sgt. Major 2010-2011. Served as a Captain with the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service MCFRS, carried out numerous assignments at various fire stations, Station commander at fire station 15, Emergency Communication Center, Fire Explosive Investigation section, assigned as the recruiting manager for MCFRS. Currently Mr. Johnson Jr. is retired and works in tandem with various organizations, pursuing his passion for philanthropy and driving an enhanced learning skillset. A New York native who considers ‘Baltimore County’ home, he graduated from Campbell University in North Carolina with an AA in general studies, moving on to Columbia Southern University in Alabama, earning a BS in OSHA Safety and minor in Fire Science.