Civilian Spotlight: Getting to know Jeffrey S. Harley
June 5, 2013
Name: Jeffrey S. Harley, information operations, G-39, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo.
Years of federal service: 20 years military and nine years as a federal civilian
Education: Bachelor of Science from Old Dominion University; master's degree in military arts and science/military history from the Command and General Staff College
Marital status: N/A
Children: Three children and one grandson (the best in the world!)
Activities/hobbies: Photography, bowling, history, travel
Favorite movie: The Holy Grail, Zoolander
Favorite TV show: N/A
Favorite band: Beatles, U2, Joe Bonamassa, Collective Soul, the Cult
Favorite thing about working for the Army: The people, the profession, and the mission the Army performs. Every day, I enjoy coming to work knowing I make a difference for our country and fellow citizens.
What made you want to work for the Army: Economics -- the Army offered me a four-year ROTC scholarship out of high school. I think the Army got a very good return on its investment -- four years has turned into 33 years and counting!