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 Jeremy M. Burton
Command Sergeant Major Jeremy M. Burton hails from Chicago IL. He is a graduate of Lane Technical High School class of 1990. In September 1990, he enlisted in the Army as an Infantryman and went to One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, GA.
His initial military occupational training was as an Infantryman (11B). His early assignments included 2/54th INF TNG BDE Ft. Benning, 3/8th INF and 1/4th INF BN’s Germany, 3/17th INF (Scouts) Ft.Ord, CA and 2/87th INF and HHC 10th Mountain Div.
Command Sergeant Major Burton entered the Recruiting Command in June of 1998 as a Detailed Recruiter in the Chicago Recruiting Battalion. He was later assigned as an On Production Station Commander, Limited Production Station Commander and Company Operations/Training NCO in the Chicago and Glenview Recruiting Companies, Chicago Recruiting Battalion. In Jun 2006, he assumed responsibility as the First Sergeant of the James River Recruiting Company, Beckley Recruiting Battalion. In May 2008, Burton was First Sergeant of the Columbia Recruiting Company, Baltimore Recruiting Battalion. In May 2010, he served as the Operations Sergeant Major for the Chicago Recruiting Battalion. His last assignment was as the Operations Sergeant Major for the Miami Recruiting Battalion. Miami, FL.
Command Sergeant Major Burton is a graduate of all Noncommissioned Officer Courses, as well as the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy, Class 63. He is a graduate of the Army’s Basic Recruiter Course, Station Commander Course, Recruiter Trainer Course, DA and USAREC First Sergeant Courses, Battle Staff, Small Arms Maintenance Course, Army Jungle Warfare School and Joint Forces Staff College Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education Course. His civilian education consists of a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Behavioral Science and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management from National Louis University, Chicago IL. He also holds a Master of Business Administration Degree in Human Resources Management and a Master of Medical Science Degree in Health Service Management from Columbia Southern University, Orange Beach, AL.
Command Sergeant Major Burton is decorated with the Expert Infantryman’s Badge, Meritorious Service Medal with three oak leaf clusters, the Army Commendation Medal with six oak leaf clusters, the Army Achievement Medal with four oak leaf clusters, the Good Conduct Medal 7th Award, the National Defense Service Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Medal, the Gold Recruiter Badge, the Recruiter Ring and the coveted Glen E. Morrell Ring and Medallion. Command Sergeant Major Burton is married to the former Monica Crawford and they have seven children.