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Full Name: Clarence Barton Kemper, III, P.E.
Hometown: Franklin, La.
Current residence: 306 Bedford Drive, Baton Rouge, La. 70806
High School: Xaverian High School, Brooklyn, NY. Class of 1983
College: Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La. Mechanical Engineering, 1992.
Professional Licenses: Mechanical Engineering (Louisiana 27736, Texas 85022, South Carolina #20815)
Current Occupation: President and Principal Engineer, Kemper Imageering, Inc.
Commander: Co. A/489th EN BN (C)(M), USAR (Hot Springs, Ark.)
Partner: Trailing Wind, LLC (Baton Rouge, La.)
Corporate Director: Hibernia Recycling Corporation (Dublin, Ireland)
Board Member: Louisiana Foreign Language Education Assistance Foundation
President: Baton Rouge Chapter of the Louisiana Engineering Society 2000-2001
Also: Expert witness, investigator, freelance writer & photographer, artist, Army Reserve officer
Previous occupations: bartender, groundskeeper, journalist, combat engineer, paratrooper, staff engineer, marketing director, newspaper editor, staff writer/photographer
Places Lived (chronologically, not counting multiple instances):
Frankfurt, W. Germany
St. Louis, MO
Ft. Hood, TX
West Berlin, W. Germany
Ft. Hamilton, NY (in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, NYC)
West Point, NY
Aschaffensburg, W. Germany
Ft. Bragg, NC
Ft. Jackson, SC
Ft. Ben Harrison, IN (in Indianapolis, IN)
Baton Rouge, LA
Countries visited (no particular order, not counting military deployments)
Canada, Mexico, Germany, East Germany, Austria, Holland, Luxemburg, Belgium, France, Italy, Switzerland, Monoco, Vatican City, England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Mali, Hong Kong (PRC), Vietnam
Experience: Airborne/Air Assault/Air Mobile/Amphibious operations, fast rope/rappel insertions, demolitions, construction, patrolling, recon, MOUT, combat engineer operations, combined arms operations, joint service operations, multi-national joint operations, public affairs, military journalism, project management, construction management, training management. Have participated in Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard operations as well as with foreign military personnel.
Last active duty rank and station: Sergeant (E-5), 82nd Airborne Div., Ft. Bragg, NC
Current Army Reserve rank and station: Captain (O-3) CO A/489th EN BN (CBT) (CORPS) (MECH).
Conversant: French, German
Some fluency: Spanish
Some familiarity: Bambara, Cantonese, Portuguese, Vietnamese
Fencing, kung fu, downhill skiing, horseback riding, scuba, swimming, running, pistol target shooting, paintball, photography, writing, contemporary and classic literature, computers, art, theater, travel