Bamford provides strategic level consulting across multiple disciplines to the Davis Team. Bamford served as a Company Executive Officer in the United States Marine Corps and was second in command in charge of 95 marines and sailors. Bamford also served as Battalion Current Operations Officer/Route Clearance Adviser. He additionally served as Route Clearance Platoon Commander. Bamford created training programs, planned, coordinated and conducted over 75 combat patrols, supported numerous units including Marine Corps Infantry and Special Force Battalions addressed aggressor actions such as ambushes and attacks in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM in Afghanistan. Bamford received Department of Defense clearance in 2009 and is certified as an Explosive Ordnance Clearance Agent, as well as a Command Logistics Command and Control System Operator. Upon his honorable discharge, Bamford was promoted to Captain in the Individual Ready Reserves.