Maldonado joined the Onward to Opportunity-Veterans Career Transition Program (O2O-VCTP) team in 2015 and serves as the O2O-VCTP Program Manager for Camp Pendleton, California. He is responsible for the management, coordination and administration of the O2O-VCTP program aboard the base. He works closely with O2O-VCTP participants addressing student questions and concerns, assessing skills, monitoring progress, ensuring course requirements are met, providing career coaching services, and contributing to O2O-VCTP team goals.
Maldonado is a Marine veteran with over eighteen years of active duty service. During his service, he held various roles throughout Southern California and overseas assignments. He is passionate about assisting transitioning service members and military spouses find meaningful employment through training and networking opportunities.
Maldonado holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Marketing Management from Park University and an Associates of Arts from Palomar College.