Tobrin is a Veteran helping veterans and military members as part of the Service to the Armed Forces Unit of the Red Cross. Prior to joining the Red Cross, Tobrin served and retired from the U.S Army. During his career, Tobrin Hewitt functioned as the Non Commission Officer in Charge (NCOIC) of the Landsthul Regional Medical Center’s Operating Room. During his time in Landsthul, the Operating Room provided surgical support to over 1400 Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom patients. He also earned the covenant Expert Medical Badge and earned the Sergeant Audie Murphy Award, one of the U.S. Army’s top leadership award.
Tobrin has also served as a Surgical Technician at Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston TX, Squad Leader with the 10th Combat Support Hospital, Fort Carson CO, NCOIC of the Operating Room at William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Fort Bliss TX, and a Recruiting Center Commander in Auburn CA, Roseville CA, and Tucson AZ.
Tobrin earned his Bachelor degree from Excelsior College and is glad to be back in Sacramento from his 21 years of military service.