Paul Martinez joined the Navy in 1993 and eventually became an operations specialist. Aboard the USS Roanoke and then the USS Nimitz, his experience would later lead him to become an air intercept controller.
After eight years int he military, he later became a member of the Bell Police Department in California.
He retired in 2011 and moved to Wisconsin. He graduated from NWTC in May, and now owns his own business with his wife called Partners by Design.
Local 5’s Nate Stewart has a closer look at Paul’s journey, and how his positive attitude kept him moving forward when things weren’t looking so bright.
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