Military professional with experience in team management, effectively managed more than $75,000 in equipment. Highly motivated, effective communicator and problem solver who successfully completed 12 month combat tour. Works well with team members and groups from diverse backgrounds.
•Strong verbal communication
•High school diploma
•Excellent physical health
•Hard working and self-motivated
•Multi-tasker/Strong interpersonal skills
•Strong organizational skills
•Strong team player
•Strong work ethic
Awarded two Army Achievement Medals in 2010 & 2011, two Army Commendation Medals in 2011 & 2012. Received Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, personally responsible for over $75,000 of command equipment with no deficiencies, losses or damages.Maintained 100% accountability of a large section of equipment worth over $100,000 during 12 month overseas deployment. Expanded multi-lateral relations with Afghans and Americans to strengthen security and partnership.
Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers (BOSS) was created to support the overall quality of life for single and unaccompanied Soldiers. Provided information and guidance to single soldiers new to Fort Knox, conducted inventory and kept accountability of thousands of dollars' worth or recreational equipment. Maintained and adjusted BOSS facility appearance, responsible for well-being of soldiers while at the BOSS facility. Kept order and maintenance while supervisors were not present, answered phone calls and e-mails from superiors, relayed important messages to supervisors from superiors. Preformed all office-like tasks in a military manner and also assisted in planning of BOSS trips and provided information to companies and units about the BOSS mission, and BOSS facility purpose.
Effective decision-maker in high-pressure environments, managed receipt, storage and issue of ammunition processes.Patrolled areas and allowed restricted area access for authorized personnel. Reduced insurgents' ability to engage Coalition Forces by advising Afghan National Police in patrolling techniques. Located and disabled improvised explosive devices (IEDs). Assisted in the performance of reconnaissance operations and operated in successful mounted/dismounted missions. Functioned and maintained communications equipment in an active combat radio net. Constructed field expedient firing aids for infantry weapons, performed as a member of an infantry fire team during 12 month combat deployment, as security, attack, and defense effort. Completed situation training exercises and preformed all infantry dismounted battle drills. Led an infantry team in successful combat operations, as well as providing tactical and technical guidance to subordinates and professional support to superiors in the accomplishment of their duties. Led, supervised, and trained subordinate personnel to perform and remain tactically proficient during combat deployment as well as training for deployment. Received and implemented combat orders, directed deployment of personnel in offensive, defensive, and retro grade operations. Evaluated terrain and supervised the emplacement of sighting and firing all assigned weapons. Responsible for maintenance and accountability of thousands of dollars' worth of issued equipment, and the individuals carrying that issued equipment as well.
Worked at a rapid pace to meet tight deadlines, removed pallets, freezer boxes and damaged products from assembly line. Assembled product containers and crates, attached identifying tags to containers. Moved stock and other materials to and from storage and production areas, loading docks, and containers. Responsible for careful handling of all merchandise to avoid damage and staged final products for shipment, packed and repacked damaged containers, maintained accurate stock records and schedules, selected products for specific routes according to pick sheets, and resolved service issues in a timely manner, including coordinating and processing returns.
Coursework in Sociology and Psychology
Earned 3 credits towards General Studies Degree.
Earned 6 Credits towards General Studies Degree.
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