LTC Daryl Collins
Lieutenant Colonel Daryl Collins was born and raised in Chicago, Ill. He began his military career in 1990 as an enlisted Infantryman in the Army Reserve. He earned his commission as a Military Police Officer from the University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse ROTC program in 1995, as a distinguished military graduate.
Throughout his military career, Lieutenant Colonel Collins served in a variety of command and staff positions in Fort Stewart, Ga.; Hanau, Germany; Hawaii; Kosovo and Kuwait. He also served as an Instructor in the Department of Physical Education at the United States Military Academy at West Point. He deployed several times in support of Operation Joint Guardian II, Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. Prior to his arrival in Milwaukee, Lieutenant Colonel Collins served as the Professor of Military Science at Norfolk State University, Norfolk, Va.
Lieutenant Colonel Collins holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education, Teaching and Coaching from the University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse and a Master’s degree in Sport and Exercise Science from the University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colo. His military education includes Airborne and Air Assault School, Military Police Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, the Combined Arms Services and Staff School and the Command and General Staff College/Intermediate Level Education Course.
Lieutenant Colonel Collins’ military awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal with four oak leaf clusters, Army Commendation Medal with one oak leaf cluster, the Army Achievement Medal with one oak leaf cluster, the National Defense Service Medal with one bronze star, Kosovo Campaign Medal with one bronze star, Iraqi Campaign Medal with two bronze stars, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Military Outstanding Volunteer Medal with one bronze star, the Army Service Ribbon, the Overseas Service Ribbon (2), the NATO Medal, the Meritorious Unit Citation, the Parachutist Badge, the Air Assault Badge, the German Military Efficiency Badge (Gold) and the Military Police Regiment Order of the Marechausee in Bronze.
Command Sergeant Major
CSM Erik M. Strobeck
Command Sergeant Major Erik M. Strobeck was born on July 3, 1965, and is a native of Spokane, Wash. He enlisted in the Army on June 12, 1984. He attended Basic Training and Pershing Missile One Station Unit Training at Fort Sill, Okla.
Throughout his Army career, Command Sergeant Major Strobeck has held a variety of leadership positions ranging from Artilleryman to Command Sergeant Major. He has served in every enlisted leadership position from Fire Control Specialist and Team Leader to his current position as Command Sergeant Major. Some of his other assignments include First Sergeant, Senior Logistics NCO, Special Missions NCO, Instructor, Station Commander, Recruiter and special weapons NCO. Before arriving in Milwaukee, he was assigned as the Command Sergeant Major for the Miami Recruiting Battalion.
Command Sergeant Major Strobeck’s military education includes Warrior Leaders Course, Advance Leaders Course, Recruiter Course, Senior Leaders Course, Manpower and Force Management Course, First Sergeant Course and the United States Army Sergeants Major Course. He received his bachelor degree in Business Management in 2007.
His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters, Army Commendation Medal with three oak leaf clusters, Army Achievement Medal with four oak leaf clusters, Good Conduct Medal (8), National Defense Service Medal (2), the Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Campaign Star, the Iraq Campaign Medal with Campaign Star, the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Overseas Service Ribbon (2), Army Superior Unit Award (2), the Combat Action Badge, Gold Recruiter Badge, Basic Parachutist’s Badge and the Air Assault Badge. He is also the recipient of the German Air Force Silver Pershing Missile badge.