Dave Uyehara-Perryman is a December 2013 Monterey Institute graduate. As part of his BA/MA duel degree program, he studied security issues with a focus on foreign and domestic extremist activities, anti money-laundering/counter terrorism-financing, illicit activities/markets, etc. Prior to attending MIIS, he was a member of the 82nd Airborne Division and spent 2003/2004 conducting combat operations in Iraq. When not dodging bullets and boogie boarding this past summer in Mogadishu, Somalia, he was in Salinas, California with his wife working at "oh! Baby," a re-used children’s goods store that they own.