Dedicated, motivated, and results-driven professional with a distinguished career in the United States Army. Natural leader with experience managing complex leadership challenges and motivating teams to excel. Exceptional trainer with strong interpersonal communication skills. Committed to fostering the professional development of team members through focused mentorship. Experienced with complex problem solving and a proven track record of making sound executive decisions to ensure operational success. Accustomed to managing multiple, time sensitive priorities.
Selected over 10 officers to serve as an instructor/facilitator for the US Army's Command and General Staff School. Primary responsibilities include providing graduate-level instruction and facilitating discussion on strategy, joint operations planning, and interagency coordination for a staff group consisting of 16 middle management US Army Majors and Lieutenant Colonels.
SC Impacted operational level strategic planning efforts in support of US Central Command the International Security Assistance Force to meet strategic and operational objectives for Afghanistan. Liaised with six regional commands in Afghanistan and US Forces-Iraq to ensure air to ground integration was achieved. Also ensured planning efforts amongst several commands for theater-level objectives were properly integrated. ➢
Brigade Operations Officer (Program Manager) for a Training Support Brigade consisting of a Headquarters Detachment and six battalions located across two states and three installations. Coordinated the actions of six battalions and secured resources to accomplish assigned missions. Developed and executed pre and post-mobilization training for deploying US Army Reserve and National Guard units to ensure they were certified to conduct combat operations in Southwest Asia. ➢
Planned, coordinated, synchronized and executed the operations of the battalion which consisted of 400 personnel, 18 howitzers, one Forward Support Company, and other key artillery enablers. Ensured the battalion commander's key training and tactical objectives were met through meticulous planning and synchronization. Prepared the battalion to ensure we were properly poised, trained, and ready to execute any assigned mission. ➢
Military Officers Association of America; Golden Key International Honour Society
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