He commanded served aboard many vessels during his career, commanding the Thomas Paine and Beowulf.
He sponsored Seff O'Rourke's enlistment in Starfleet.
When the101st Tactical Wing's command staff was restructured after Operation Return, he was the leading candidate to command newly promoted Commodore Nikolas Stone's flagship. When Gedna Tachion was discovered to be alive he was passed over for the promotion, instead taking commanding the tactical wing's rebuilt destroyer wing.
He considered retiring after the war but chose to remain to remain until he felt the Fleet was more stable.