LTC Randall W. Newman
Lieutenant Colonel Randall W. Newman currently serves as Battalion Commander, US Army Recruiting Battalion Miami. As the Battalion Commander, he oversees active and reserve recruiting operations for southeastern Florida, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. LTC Newman assumed command of Miami Recruiting Battalion on 02 June 2017.
Lieutenant Colonel Randall W. Newman was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho and enlisted into the Marine Corps in 1988 serving as a ground radio repairman. He later graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Psychology and was commissioned a second lieutenant in the Transportation Corps, “Spearhead of Logistics” in 1999. He also earned a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Utah as part of the Advanced Civil Schooling program in 2010. LTC Newman’s last served as the I Corps Transportation Officer for “America’s Corps” at Joint Base Lewis McChord, Washington.
His previous assignments include serving as Executive Officer and Support Operations Officer of 541st Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, Fort Riley, KS; Distribution Chief, 1st Infantry Division Sustainment Brigade, Fort Riley, KS supporting Operation Enduring Freedom 2012; Transportation Officer, 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, Daegu, South Korea; Brigade Executive Officer, 29th Support Group, Rhine Ordnance Barracks, Germany; Commander, 618th Movement Control Detachment, Kleber Kaserne, Germany supporting Operations Enduring 2004 and Iraqi Freedom 2006; Platoon Leader, 297th Cargo Transfer Company, Fort Hood, Texas.
LTC Newman’s military education includes the Transportation Officer Basic Course, Fort Eustis, Virginia; Combined Logistics Captain’s Career Course, Fort Lee, Virginia; Combined Arms and Services Staff School, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Intermediate Level Education, Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.
His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (1 Oak Leaf), Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal (2 Oak Leaf), Army Achievement Medal (2 Oak Leaf), National Defense Service Medal (2 Bronze Stars), Southwest Asia Service Medal (3 Campaign Stars), Afghanistan Campaign Medal (1 Campaign Star), Iraqi Campaign Medal (2 Campaign Stars), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (6 Award Numerals), Kuwait Liberation Saudi Arabia Medal, Kuwait Liberation Kuwait Medal, US Army Parachutist Badge.
Command Sergeant Major
CSM Juan P. Scott
Command Sergeant Major Juan-Paul Scott hails from New Orleans, Louisiana. He entered the Army on 12 November 1992. He completed Basic Combat Training at Fort Knox, KY and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Sam Houston, TX as a Combat Medical Specialist.
CSM Scott’s military education includes: graduate of the United States Army Sergeant’s Major Academy Class #65, Department of the Army First Sergeant’s Course, United States Army Recruiting Command’s First Sergeants Course, United States Army Recruiting Command Master Trainers Course, Recruiting Guidance Counselor Course, Advanced Noncommissioned Officer’s Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officer’s Course, Primary Leadership Course, Station Commander’s Course, and Army Recruiter’s Course. His civilian education consist of a Master of Business Administration Degree with Specialization in Supervision and completion of the Master Resiliency Training Level 1.
His assignments include; Selection as the Command Sergeant Major for the Miami Recruiting Battalion, Command Sergeant Major of the New England Recruiting Battalion, Sacramento Recruiting Battalion Operations Sergeant Major, Sacramento Recruiting Battalion Capitol Company as the First Sergeant, United States Army Recruiting and Retention School as the Army Recruiting Course Director, Baton Rouge Recruiting Battalion as the First Sergeant for the New Orleans Recruiting Company, Company Operation Trainer (COT) for the Baton Rouge Recruiting Company, New Orleans Recruiting Battalion as the Battalion Master Trainer, First Sergeant for the Baton Rouge Recruiting Company, Limited Production Station Commander for the Hammond Recruiting Station, Seigan Lane Recruiting Station, New Orleans Downtown Recruiting Station, On Production Station Commander for the Chalmette Recruiting Station, Detail Recruiter for the Metairie Recruiting Station, NCOIC for the 1st Engineer Battalion Aid Station and Combat Medic for the HHC Fort Riley, KS.
CSM Scott’s awards and decorations include: Meritorious Service Medal (three oak leaf clusters), Army Commendation Medal (two oak leaf clusters), Army Achievement Medal (five oak leaf clusters), Army Good Conduct Medal (seventh award), Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (with numerical device 4), National Defense Service Ribbons (2 bronze stars), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Army Superior Unit Award, the Glen E. Morrell Award for Excellence in Recruiting, the Recruiter’s Ring for Excellence in Recruiting, the Gold Recruiter Badge with three sapphire stars and the Expert Field Medical Badge.