Mr. Plowman’s experience encompasses the technical, business, academic, and military worlds. He has taught at Bryant University in the Department of Business Management and at the Community College of Rhode Island in the Engineering Department. He retired as a Full Colonel in the Rhode Island Air National Guard as the Commander of the 281st Combat Communications Group. He has received the Rhode Island Star, Air Force Meritorious Service, and Air Force achievement medals for management and engineering excellence. Mr. Plowman has an Associate in Science degree in Electronics Technology from the Community College of Rhode Island and has taken numerous courses in Mechanical Engineering Technology at Roger Williams College. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from UMass Dartmouth and a Master of Business Administration from Providence College.