Name: IT3 Nathan Sneed

Job: Information Systems Technician on USS Roosevelt

Age: 19

Hometown: Mt. Washington, KY

Favorite Hobby: Video Games and Body Building

Hero: His Father, Christopher Sneed

Best Piece of Advice Received:

“The word quit is not in your vocabulary.”

Goal for the Navy:

Get my COMPTIA Security + certification, and advance to Second Class Petty Officer

How has the Navy Improved Your Life?

It has given me the work ethic that I have grown to respect and abide by in accomplishing my tasks. I have been given a new found understanding and admiration for the Navy Core Values of Honor, Courage, and Commitment. To be honest, I cannot picture myself doing anything else other than being in the Navy.

Why was this Sailor Chosen to be highlighted?

IT3 Sneed is one of the up and coming Sailors on board USS Roosevelt DDG 80 in Radio. He has taken it upon himself to excel at every aspect of being an Information Systems Technician. He has completed over 60 man-hours dedicated to trouble shooting problems on the network. Because of his efforts USS Roosevelt has maintained 98% efficiency of connectivity and communications.