Successful 37 year military career of positions of progressively increasing responsibility culminating in being selected to serve in Nominative assignments as the Senior Enlisted Adviser to General Officers.
Recognized as an outstanding professional educator, coach, and mentor while a Military Science Instructor at Colorado State University Army ROTC. Selected from peers by the Commanding General of the Colorado Army National Guard to serve as the top Senior Non-commissioned Officer in the organization.
Provided classroom and lab instruction in military science and the profession of arms. Actively involved in the coaching, mentoring and counseling of leadership development of future Army Officers. Assisted in developing and establishing curriculum. Dual responsibility for preparing or oversight of Concept of Operations, Operation Orders, Composite Risk Management, and resourcing of classes, labs and extracurricular events as the Assistant Operations Officer.
Advised Commanding Officer on all personnel, training, operational, and combat operations. Personal confidant and adviser to numerous Iraqi Special Operations Commanding Generals. Directly supervised 125 noncommissioned officers and enlisted personnel in a combat theater.
Advised Commanding General on all personnel matters for over 4,000 soldiers of the Colorado Army National Guard. Assisted in the planning, execution, resourcing, oversight and evaluation of all operations. Maintained positive morale and esprit de corps within the organization. Developed, mentored, managed and provided career tracking for all Senior Enlisted Non-commissioned Officers.
Spearheaded the planning, scheduling, resourcing, execution, evaluation and feedback to the Commanding Officer of all individual training, collective training and operations for the 383 man unit. Provided excellent personal care and career management for 50 soldiers assigned to me.
Military Science Instructor Qualification Course
Culmination of the United States Army Non-commissioned Officer Education System
Resuming completion of Associates Degree in Criminal Justice through the distance learning program at Central Texas College.
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