LTC Harold E. Miller
Lieutenant Colonel Harold E. Miller’s last position was a Campaign Planner for the U.S. Special Operations Command in Tampa, Florida. As a planner, he assisted in the writing and invaluable coordination efforts for the implementation of the campaign plan to support U.S. Special Operations Forces executing missions worldwide.
LTC Miller was born in Chicago, Illinois but grew up in Northglenn, Colorado. He was commissioned through the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps in 1997 from the University of Wyoming, where he holds a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Administration of Justice and a Bachelors of Science Degree in Psychology. He also holds a Masters of Science Degree in Defense Analysis from the Naval Post Graduate School in Monterey, California.
His military education includes the Infantry Officer Basic and Captain’s Career Course, Ft. Benning, Georgia; Combined Arms and Services Staff School, Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas; Intermediate Level Education/Command and General Staff College, Ft. Belvoir, Virginia; Special Forces Qualification Course, Ft. Bragg, North Carolina; U.S. Army Ranger and Static Line Jumpmaster School, Ft. Benning, Georgia; U.S. Army Air Assault School, Ft. Belvoir, Virginia.
His military assignments include Infantry Rifle and Scout Platoon Leader, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment (Mechanized), Camp Hovey, Korea; Executive Officer, Alpha Company, 3rd Battalion, 10th Infantry Regiment (TRADOC), Ft Leonard Wood, Missouri. Following graduation from the Special Forces Qualification Course, LTC Miller was assigned to 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Ft. Campbell, Kentucky, where he served as a Special Forces Detachment Commander, Special Forces Executive Officer, Special Forces Company Commander, Special Forces Battalion Operations Officer (S3), Special Forces Group Assistant Operations Officer, and Special Forces “Acting” Group Executive Officer. Through numerous combat deployments, LTC Miller has served as a Special Forces Company Executive Officer in Al Anbar Province, Iraq; Detachment Commander in Baghdad, Iraq; Joint Operations Center Director, Deputy Joint Operations Officer (DJ3) and the Joint Operations Officer (J3) for the Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force-Arabian Peninsula in Balad, Iraq. He also served as a Special Forces Company Commander in Baqubah, Iraq. While serving at the US Special Operations Command in Tampa, Florida, LTC Miller has severed as the Interagency Task Force-Fusion Division Deputy Director, Aide-de-camp and Executive Officer to the Deputy Commander.
LTC Miller’s awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Defense Meritorious Service Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal (3 Oak Leaf Clusters), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Iraqi Campaign Medal (5 Campaign Stars), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (3 Award Numerals), Special Forces and Ranger Tabs, Expert Infantryman and Combat Infantryman Badges, US Army Senior Parachutist and Air Assault Badges.
LTC Miller is married to the former Maria Dawn Betts of Iberia, Missouri. They have two precocious boys
Command Sergeant Major
CSM Darrick R. Hazley
Command Sergeant Major Darrick R. Hazley currently serves as the Senior Non-Commissioned Officer for the US Army Recruiting Battalion Miami which oversees active and reserve recruiting operations for southeastern Florida, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. CSM Hazley assumed responsibility of Miami Recruiting Battalion on 22 Jan 2016.
Command Sergeant Major Darrick R. Hazley was born May 27, 1969 in Trenton, New Jersey. After graduating high school in 1987, he enlisted in the United States Army out of the Springfield MEPS, Springfield, Massachusetts. Following the completion of Initial Entry Training, he was assigned to the 1/501st Airborne Battalion at Fort Richardson, Alaska, as a Paratrooper, Team Leader, Squad Leader, and member of the HHC Scout Platoon. Returning to the Continental United States (CONUS) he was assigned to Aberdeen, Maryland, where he served as a Squad Leader and Section Leader for the HHC Support Troops Operations Section.
CSM Hazley was selected as a detailed recruiter in September 1993. Upon completion of the United States Army Recruiter Course he was assigned to the Bridgeport Recruiting Station and later to Stamford Recruiting Station as the Station Commander, New Haven Recruiting Company, New Haven, Connecticut, Albany Recruiting Battalion, and 1st Recruiting Brigade. He was later assigned as Station Commander at East Point, Maryland, Towson, Maryland and Virginia Army Recruiting Station, and lastly to Battalion Master Trainer, Baltimore Recruiting Battalion. SGM Hazley completed three consecutive tours as a First Sergeant, Rhodes Island Recruiting Company, New England Battalion, Roanoke Recruiting Company, Beckley Recruiting Battalion where he also served as a Master Trainer, and Columbia Recruiting Company, Columbia Recruiting Battalion. Later SGM Hazley was assigned to the Army Recruiting and Retention School, Fort Jackson, South Carolina where he served as the Senior Instructor, primarily for Recruiting Company Commander's Course and DA 1SG course. In 2010, he was assigned to the New York City Recruiting Battalion as the Operations SGM at which time he was selected to attend the United Sates Army Sergeant Major Academy, Fort Bliss, Texas. After completion of the SGM Academy he was assigned to the Albany Recruiting Battalion as the Battalion Operations SGM. Later he became the Albany CSM.
His education includes the United States Army Sergeant Major Academy, Guidance Counselor and Operations Course, Small Group Instructor Course, U.S. Army Instructor Training Course, DA 1SG Course, Senior Leadership Course, Advanced Leadership Course, Station Commander Course, Army Recruiter Course, Warrior Leader Course, U.S. Army Ranger School, Airborne School and Air Assault Course. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management from Excelsior College,
Albany, New York.
CSM Hazley awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal with five Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Commendation Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Achievement Medal with five Oak Leaf Clusters, National Defense Service Medal, and the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal (non-expeditionary). He holds the Army Ranger Tab, Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge and the Army Recruiter Gold Recruiter Badge. Sergeant Major Hazley is also the recipient of the Army Recruiter Ring and the prestigious Glen E. Morrell Medallion for Recruiting Excellence.