Inducted into the US Army in July 1968, completed Basic and AIT at Ft. Dix, NJ. A graduate of Army Engineer OCS, Ft. Belvoir, VA., “Iggi” was commissioned in Army Military Intelligence Branch on 13 June 1969 and served in Vietnam from January 1970-71.
Iggi ended his active duty Army career with the rank of Captain in April 1972, then joined the Army Reserves later that year. He ended his Army career with 30 years commissioned service in June 1999. In conjunction with his Army Reserve career, Iggi pursued a Federal Service career from 1972-2004. From 1980-2004, he served with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) performing disaster relief and emergency management work. Iggi left FEMA to pursue a third career from 2004-2012 with the URS Corporation, a global engineering firm.
Iggi and his wife Barbara lived in New Jersey and Maryland before moving to Trent Woods, North Carolina. Iggi is a life-time member of MOAA, American Legion, and VFW and is now serving as the President of the Coastal Carolina Chapter of MOAA.