Civilian Spotlight: Getting to know Jeff A. Compton
June 11, 2014
Name: Jeff A. Compton, chief, Reagan Test Site Range Safety, Technical Center, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala.
Hometown: Cullman, Ala.
Years of federal service: 23 years -- 16 with command; seven with Missile Defense Agency)
Education: Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering
Marital status: Married
Activities/hobbies: Football, soccer, electronics, and reading
Favorite movie: Princess Bride
Favorite TV show: Gilligan's Island
Favorite band: Audio Adrenaline
Favorite thing about working for the Army: The sense of pride and accomplishment at the completion of a missile test
What made you want to work for the Army: The challenging nature of the work