Retired from the military after 20 years of service, Mr. Dickson holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and a Masters Degree in Teaching and Learning with New Technologies. He has been certified as Curriculum Developer, Instructional Evaluator, Training and Assessment Officer, and a Master Training Specialist with the Department of the Navy. He has also developed the Father Children Relationship Enhancement Curriculum and Revised the Community Services Consortium’s Job Preparation Curriculum. He has held positions with the Government as a Curriculum Manager, an Instructional Systems Specialist, and a Training Specialist. He is a Certified Master Trainer of the Fragile Families Fatherhood Development Curriculum, which is one of the main components in his organization Committed Fathers Alliance. He is also the author of the books "The Spiritual Journey of a Confused Man" and "When a Father Cries!"