Christopher Cooper

Career Engagement Manager

Christopher serves as Allies in Service’s Career Engagement Manager. He guides veterans, service members, and military spouses during their search for employment in the Dallas and Fort Worth areas. 

Christopher transplanted to Texas with his wife and three children by way of 20 years of military service living on the East, Gulf, and West coasts of the United States as well as overseas in South Korea. His 20-year service started with his commissioning from Florida A&M Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps. He commenced flight school shortly after that and earned his Naval Aviator wings.

Christopher deployed multiple times in both flight and non-flight status from various Navy units in Florida and California Naval Bases. He also served on Four Star Admiral and General staffs in the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., and in the United Nations Command, Seoul, Korea. After leaving the Navy, he developed business for the active workspace company, VARIDESK. 

Christopher holds a B.A. in International Affairs from Florida State University, an M.A. in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Naval War College, and an M.S. in Special Operations / Irregular Warfare from the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School.