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J. Paul Reason

United States admiral


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Joseph Paul Reason was Commander in Chief, United States Atlantic Fleet from 1996 to 1999. Earlier in his career, as a commander, he was naval aide to the President of the United States, Jimmy Carter, from December 1976 to June 1979. In 1996, Reason became the first African-American officer in the United States Navy to become a four-star admiral.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Naval Postgraduate School

Military university in Monterey, California, USA

United States Naval Academy

United States federal service academy