Clark Nichols retired from the U.S. Navy after more than 20 years of service. While on active duty, he served as a Navy EOD Officer, Master EOD Technician, Navy Special Operations Officer, and Surface Warfare Officer.
Clark commanded a U.S. Navy Task Force and a Navy EOD Mobile Unit forward deployed to the Middle East. He has planned and executed operations in North and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. During his Navy career Clark operated with all Services, to include Special Operations Forces, as well as coalition partners and other government agencies in both permissive and non-permissive environments. His final assignment was as Deputy Commander of Combined Joint Task Force Troy, the organization tasked with counter-IED operations for the Multi-National Corps Iraq.
As a member of R3 Clark has led the successful capture and execution of multiple contracts across a variety of DoD clients. He holds a Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering from Old Dominion University, a Master of Arts in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College, and a Bachelor of Science in Physical Science from the U.S. Naval Academy.