Lieutenant Commander Reddeg is a native of Vallejo, CA He attended the United States Naval Academy where he graduated in 2004 with a B.S. in Computer Science. LCDR Reddeg immediately attended Johns Hopkins University through the Voluntary Graduate Education Program where he earned a M.S. in Computer Science, focusing on Information Assurance.
After completing Information Warfare Officer’s Basic Course, LCDR Reddeg reported to NIOC Georgia in 2005 where he served as a National watch officer and team lead for a Computer Network Operations division within NSA Georgia.
In 2008 LCDR Reddeg reported to NIOC Maryland where he continued to serve in a Computer Network Operations role, managing a joint service and civilian division of Digital Network Exploitation Analysts supporting operations across Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom.
From 2011-2016 LCDR Reddeg served in a variety of roles providing cryptologic and electronic warfare support to Naval Special Warfare. During this time LCDR Reddeg completed multiple deployments to Afghanistan and Eastern Africa in support of the Global War on Terrorism and served as the Tactical Information Operations Troop Commander at Special Reconnaissance Team ONE in San Diego, CA.
LCDR Reddeg currently serves as the Executive Officer at NIOC Pensacola, providing Cyberspace Operations support to Fleet and Combatant Commands.
LCDR Reddeg’s personal awards include the Bronze Star (2), Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Navy Commendation Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, and multiple unit and campaign awards.