Derek Artz

Marines 0341 E-3, Active Duty

Petaluma, CA

Years of Service: 9 years, March 2010 - April 2019


Clergy and Ministry Support Specialist, U. S. Marines,
February 2017 - April 2019

Human Resource Specialist, U. S. Marines,
March 2010 - February 2017


Associate of Arts, ACME VSO [Production test],
September 2019 - June 2024

Work Experience

Clergy and Ministry Support Specialist February 2017 - April 2019

Marines | 0341 | E-3 | Oakland, CA, USA

  • Provided leadership and vital support to the clergy during religious services and everyday activities by contributing to ministry team programs and worship services.
  • Provided crisis intervention to include intervention counseling in moments of crisis, response to crisis and suicide prevention/ intervention.
  • Developed and administered policies and procedures concerning the use of all church properties, and facilities.

Human Resource Specialist March 2010 - February 2017

Marines | 0341 | E-2 | Oakland, CA, USA

  • Prepared employees for assignments by establishing and conducting orientation and training programs.
  • Worked side-by-side with HR team members monitor and improve employee safety, welfare, wellness, and health.
  • Demonstrated sound critical reasoning skills when assessing situations, reaching conclusions, and making decisions.


Module 3 - STAR Method for Behavioral Interviewing

Top Skills

Skills Verified by Purepost


Bronze Star Medal

February 2015


Associate of Arts, Psychology

ACME VSO [Production test], Morgantown, WV, USA

September 2019 - June 2024