Personnel Bios:

Gary Bonaccorso

Media Relations Director

A 24-year-career Navy veteran, Gary has served in both active and reserve public affairs positions. During Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom, he was assigned to the United States Central Command where he served as the visual information supervisor. During Operation Iraqi Freedom he was deployed forward to the CENTCOM media center in Qatar. Selected as the personal photographer to General Tommy R. Franks, he traveled extensively throughout the region. A New England native, he also spent ten years as the photo editor for a Maine daily newspaper, which was routinely cited as a New England newspaper of the year. His education includes a B.A. Degree and A.S. Degree, both in Media Communications. Gary joined the DVIDS team in April 2006.

Government Personnel

Scott M. Betts
DOD DVIDS Program Manager
Sgt. Scott Michael Schmidt
DVIDS Training Chief / Marine Liaison
Sgt. David Silvano
Marine Corps Liaison / DVIDS Training Chief

Civilian Personnel

Richard Steele
Project Manager
Gary Bonaccorso
Media Relations Director
Nan Clarke
Media Relations Manager
Jennifer Donegan
Media Relations Manager
Zehra Mehdi-Barlas
Media Relations Manager
Khelyn Mickles
Media Relations Manager
Ron Whitehurst
Information Technology Manager
Jared Alexander
Marines Media Relations Specialist
Rashawn Boykin
Web Developer
Katherine Carmichael
Media Relations Specialist
Renee Francis-Turner
Media Relations Specialist
Anthony Garlock
Media Relations Specialist
Tiffany McCall
Media Relations Specialist
Seth Pajak
Senior Video Editor
Travis Sauls
DVIDS On Demand Video Editor
Amanda Saunders
Media Relations Specialist
Brittani White
Entertainment Media Relations Specialist
Timothy Wilson
IT Specialist
Keon Young
Marines Media Relations Specialist
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