In 1999, after 30 years of reserve military service, Al retired as a Captain, USNR. One of his last duty assignments was Squadron Commander of MPS 2 at Diego Garcia in the Indian Ocean. He had a parallel 35-year career, including 12 years in the Far East, in international trade and ocean transportation, working for three major steamship corporations. Al's merchant marine career included nine years at sea. He holds an unlimited tonnage Masters license issued by the USCG. Al was an Adjunct Lecturer for the University of Arizona for four years. He also taught at the University of Phoenix and Western International University. He taught courses in international trade, transportation, logistics and economics. He also owns a consulting firm, American Quality International Consulting.
AL MELVIN is fighting for:
A QUALITY EDUCATION SYSTEM
JOBS, LOWER TAXES & SMALLER GOVERNMENT
ELECTRICITY AND WATER
CULTURE OF LIFE, FAMILY & TRADITIONAL MARRIAGE
SECOND AMENDMENT & PRIVATE PROPERTY RIGHTS
IMPROVED TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTUE
AL MELVIN understands the challenges facing Arizona and he has the answers! He is an educator, businessman and veteran who brings vision, leadership and integrity to the Arizona State Senate.