Advisor: Frank Costigliola
Education: B.A. History, University of Connecticut 2019
Interests: U.S. policy during war, contemporary foreign policy, Iraq & Afghanistan conflict.
Alan, a Connecticut native, joined the military in 2006 while still attending high school at Emmett O’Brien tech in Ansonia; Alan trained during the summer months until his graduation in 2008. While serving, he deployed to Iraq in 2009 and was stationed in Georgia as well as Hawaii. Alan retired from military service in 2013. Currently, Alan lives with his wife and two children in Seymour Connecticut while attending the University of Connecticut’s Masters Program in history.