Matthew Golub is serving in the office of Representative Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN). Matthew joins the NSWG fellowship program after five years of service in the U.S. Navy as a Surface Warfare Nuclear Propulsion Officer. He spent his first tour of duty in ballistic missile defense on the guided missile destroyer USS The Sullivans (DDG 68). Following completion of nuclear propulsion training, Matthew served on the commissioning crew of USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), delivering the world’s most advanced nuclear energy system to the Fleet. Matthew completed his bachelor’s degree in Water Resource Engineering with Honors in International Affairs at the Penn State University Schreyer Honors College and also earned a graduate certificate in geospatial intelligence analytics.