Dario de Iglesias

Biography

DARIO DE IGLESIAS

Dario de Iglesias was born in Waukesha, Wisconsin. He graduated from Sparta Senior High School in Wisconsin in 1974, after which he reported for Army basic training at Ft. Ord, California, then phase one of his Advanced Individual Training Defense Language Institute, Presidio of Monterey, California and phase 2 at Goodfellow AFB, Texas in March, 1975. He then served with the 408th Army Security Agency Company at Ft. Clayton, Panama Canal Zone until January, 1978. From there, he attended another AIT at Ft. Rucker, Alabama, and was then stationed at Ft. Riley, Kansas; Ft. McCoy, Wisconsin; and with the 5th Army Headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany. He completed his enlistment in May 1981 and joined the Air Force Reserve later that year.
Dario received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish with a concentration in Latin American Studies from the University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse in 1984 and received a Master of Arts degree in Spanish with a focus on secondary education from the University of Wisconsin – Madison in 1987.
He moved to Chicago after completing his Master’s Degree to accept a teaching position at Morgan Park Academy, a private school on Chicago’s south side. By 1989, he would become advisor to the Key Club and a member of the local Kiwanis Club. As a Chicago Kiwanian, Dario served on the Board of Directors, and the Executive Board of Directors. In 1998, he was elected Lieutenant Governor of his local Division.
While continuing to teach, Dario affiliated with the Navy Reserve in May, 1997 at Great Lakes and transferred to San Antonio and the Medina Annex, Lackland AFB, Texas, in 1999. During his Navy tenure, he has served in Guantanamo, Cuba; aboard the US Coast Guard Cutter CGC Harriet Lane, SOUTHCOM Headquarters, Miami, Florida, Joint Interagency Task Force South, Key West, Florida; and Commander Naval Forces Europe/Commander Sixth Fleet, Naples, Italy. He retired from the Navy Reserve Naval Information Operations Command Medina, Lackland AFB, Texas in 2009.
Dario is a very active member of his local Catholic Parish, and is a veteran income tax preparer through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Project in San Antonio.

Books

And the Greatest of These Is Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Reference / Quotations
This focuses on compassion and service to humanity. Morality is based on compassion and service to others. How compassionate are your actions? We look at Social Doctrine, Family as the basic unit of society, dignity of work, businesses as communities, private property and free markets, poverty, and globalization and development and creation of a civilization of love, compassion and service.
Gay Catholic: An Oxymoron?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology
A few months back, I entered into a discussion with a homosexual acquaintance about the Roman Catholic Church. He immediately cut me off, shouting that “Gay Catholic” is an oxymoron. I contend that “gay Catholic ” is just as normal and natural as as any other Catholic person. The underlying fact is, Catholics are Christians.
But Really: Why Do Catholics Do Some Of The Things They Do?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Some of the daily actions taken by Catholics are explained: the what, the why, and the where. Many other questions that may be raised by a new Catholic or an outside observer are also dealt with inside this booklet.

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