Austin Vern Songer

Oak Park, IL

Austin Vern Songer

Oak Park, IL

Austin Vern Songer was born on 13 May 1988 and raised in Seattle, Washington where he enlisted in the Navy in the summer of 2008. After completing basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, on 28 July 2008, he attended Hospital Corps “A” School at Great Lakes which he completed on 31 January 2009, and then went onto Aerospace Medicine Technician “C” School at Naval Aerospace Medical Institute on Naval Air Station Pensacola, FL and graduated 29 May 2009. Upon Completion he received the Naval Enlisted Classification of 8406.

On 16 June 2009, he reported to Physical Exams and Military Entrance Processing Station at Naval Hospital Guam. Where he showed his extensive knowledge of instructions and regulations that made him an expert in Physical Exams and Military Entrance Processing Station and as a AVT he assisted the flight surgeon with examinations, and administrative work for physical exams and military entrance processing of applicants for entry into all branches of the armed forces, resulting in 1200 applicants being selected for military service. While stationed at Naval Hospital Guam he became a National Registered Emergency Medical Technician, Certified Occupational Hearing Conservationist and was received the Navy Achievement Medal and Flag Letter of Commendation. Upon departing here received his Associate of Science. Then on 26 June 2011 Petty Officer Songer checked into Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center and in 2013 he received his Bachelor of Arts from Eastern Illinois University, and is currently working on Master's of Science in Information Systems & Cyber Security and he currently is assigned the duties and responsibilities of Interactive Customer Evaluation (ICE) Site Administrator.

  • Work
    • Navy
  • Education
    • Eastern Illinois University - Bachelor of Arts