Chris Nelson is President at M*CARBO and is a 7 year Army Veteran. He served in Mosul, Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom on a 15 month tour with the 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment from 2007-2009. After returning from deployment he went to Special Forces Assessment and Selection and was selected to attend the Special Forces Qualification Course at Camp Mackall and Ft. Bragg, NC. He spent the next two years training to become an 18C Special Forces Engineer Sergeant. Training began by earning your Silver Wings at Airborne School in Ft. Benning, GA before officially reporting into Ft. Bragg. Chris first met Mike Simpson during Jump School at Ft. Benning and continued training together throughout the Q-Course until graduation. After graduating the Q-Course in December, 2010 and earning his Green Beret he was sent to 10th Special Forces Group in Colorado Springs, CO at Ft. Carson. He was assigned to C Co, 2/10 SFG(A) where he spent the next two years training and deploying with ODA 0235. One of his highest achievements was graduating from the Special Forces Sniper Course and receiving the Top Team designation with his Sniper Team Partner Jack. The Top Team designation is given to the Sniper Team that outperforms all other Special Forces Sniper Teams within their graduating class. Truly a remarkable feat to be ranked number one among the best of the best within such a highly skilled and professionally trained community.