Darrell Issa is the former Chairman of the House Oversight & Government Reform Committee. Congressman Issa served as the top government watchdog in Congress. Prior to his election to Congress, Issa was a technology industry leader and CEO. He enlisted in the Army during his senior year in high school and attended college on an ROTC scholarship. In the Army, Issa served as a bomb disposal technician, tank platoon commander, and a computer R&D specialist. He attained the rank of Captain.