Adam served for 23 years across the Air Force, Army, and Navy, including satellite operations, field artillery, and intelligence. A veteran of the Iraq War as well as operations against ISIS, he spent most of 2020 in Japan, where he was deployed as part of the COVID-19 Quick Reaction Team tasked with slowing the spread of the pandemic.
A soldier-scholar, Adam is a distinguished graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy and holds an M.A. in History from Bowling Green State University, where his thesis was on St. Anselm’s Cur Deus Homo. He is currently a Ph.D. candidate at Western Michigan University and researches the conversion of Viking-age Norway. He has taught Greek, Latin, History, and Literature, and published articles on classical education in the pages of Chronicles magazine and Proceedings of the U.S. Naval Institute. He and his wife Erin have eight children.