REAR DETACHMENT NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER IN CHARGE
A highly organized, self-motivated, successful leader, with 20 years work experience in the US Army. I have held numerous roles that consisted of Drill Sergeant, Army Recruiter, Retention Non-Commissioned Officer, Platoon Sergeant, Section Chief, and Reconnaissance Sergeant that prepared me for a professional sales career within the civilian sector. My strong morals and lead from the front attitude in true combat and peace time situations led to several awards within each position held within the U.S. Army. Each assignment aided me to excel in communicating with many individuals from the United States and other countries. I'm a team leader who can adapt in any environment, providing propose, direction and motivation for all to mentor.
08/2011 to 06/2015ARMY RECRUITER US ARMYKansas City, MO
Contributed significantly towards the station exceeding its assigned operational recruiting objective- Obtained 105% of goal.
Station ranked seven out of 43 in the battalion.
Maintained a newly enlisted Soldier retention rate of 94%; exceeded the Brigade standard of 92% & United States Recruiting Command standard of 90%.
Received coveted Station of Excellence award-2011.
Contributed directly to the Center selection as Top Center in 5th Brigade-FY12.
Selected as a Team Building Coordinator by Company Commander for strong leadership skills.
08/2008 to 07/2011High Mobility Artillery Rocket System PLATOON SERGEANT US ARMY Joint BaseWA
Platoon twice chosen to represent the battalion with High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems static displays for Washington State's Congressional Delegation and Canadian Field Artillery Officers.
Executed duties as a Platoon Sergeant with flawless results in 3 different mission configurations to include HIMARS, Detainee Operations, and Security Force missions.
Accountable for (HIMARS) equipment in excess of $10 million dollars and the supervision, training,.
morale and welfare of 7 Non-Commissioned Officers and 6 enlisted personnel.
Instrumental in the coordination for the battery reconfiguration as the senior platoon; resulted in a seamless transition preparing for the units upcoming missions.
Rear Detachment Non-Commissioned Officer In Charge07/2010 to 07/2011US ARMY Joint BaseWA
Contributed countless hours to the Family Readiness Group as Rear Detachment Non-Commissioned Officer In Charge; greatly enhanced the morale and welfare of over 470 deployed service member families.
Displayed superior mental, physical and emotional readiness to lead in the absence of the Commander and 1st Sergeant as the Rear Detachment NCOIC.
Quickly built cohesive Rear Detachment team of 18 highly motivated Soldiers and Non-Commissioned Officers which ultimately aided in executing all duties to standards.
Resolved multiply family issues and ensured the redeployment set up for three homecoming ceremonies successfully with no shortfalls or short comings.
Integrated Composite Risk Management into all military movements to Sea-Tac airport resulting in over 800 miles free of incidents or accidents.
Drill Sergeant12/2005 to 07/2008US ARMYFort Sill, OK
Performed duties as a Drill Sergeant for a 64 Soldier platoon in Basic Combat Training (BCT) Battery; responsible for the soldierization process for Initial Entry Training (IET) Soldier; provides leadership and ensures compliance with all directives; conducts training to standard; acts as a positive role model of IET Soldiers by portraying the seven Army values; mentors newly assigned Drill Sergeants; counsels Soldiers to assist in their transition into the Army.
As a Drill Sergeant motivated my platoon to achieve Honor Platoon, one Ferris Award winner, two Distinguished Honor Graduates and 13 Honor Graduates.
Knowledge was instrumental in the development of more than 558 Soldiers successfully graduating Initial Entry Training.
Conducted in excess of 20 live fire exercises resulting in zero accidents.
High School Diploma1991Marshall HighMarshall, MO
Leadership Training Master Gunner Strong communication Master Driver Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge Equal Opportunity Leader
MILITARY AWARDS AND DECORATIONS Army Good conduct medals (6) Army Commendation Medal (6) Army Achievement Medal (2) Meritorious Unit Commendation Army Service Ribbon Global War on Terrorism Service MedalNational Defense Service Medal Korea Defense Service Medal Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal Mechanics badge Drill Sergeant Identification Badge Recruiter Badge Overseas Service Ribbon Non Commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon