LTC Sedrick L. Jackson
Lieutenant Colonel Sedrick L. Jackson was commissioned in the United States Army in the Chemical Corps as a Second Lieutenant in 1998 upon graduating from Saint Mary’s University.
Colonel Jackson’s career has spanned a wide variety of Chemical Corps assignments at Platoon, Battalion, Brigade and Division. He has served as an Assignment officer for the Chemical Corps, Accounts and Strength Manager with the Operations and Plans Division at Human Resources Command and Concept Plan planner for U. S. Army North. Prior to taking command of the U.S. Recruiting Battalion Milwaukee, Colonel Jackson served as the Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Chief at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
He has been deployed to Kuwait, Afghanistan, and Iraq and has served state-side at Fort Hood, Texas; Alexandria, Virginia; Fort Sam Houston, Texas and Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
Colonel Jackson holds a Bachelor Degree in Corporate Finance from Saint Mary’s University and a Master of Science in Environmental Management from Webster University.
His military awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Commendation Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Achievement Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, the German Efficiency Badge and the Basic Recruiter Badge.
Command Sergeant Major
CSM Mark E. Poindexter
Command Sergeant Major Mark Poindexter is a native of Hallsville, Texas. He began his military career when he enlisted in the Marine Corps in October 1990 as a rifleman. In January 1997, he enlisted in the Army as an Infantryman.
Throughout his military career, Command Sergeant Major Poindexter served in a variety of positions including Rifleman, Squad Leader, Recruiter, and Command Sergeant Major. He has been stationed at Camp Pendleton, Calif.; Fort Drum, N.Y., Tampa Recruiting Battalion, Tampa, Fla.; 2nd Recruiting Brigade, Fort Gillem, Ga.; Miami Recruiting Battalion, Miami, Fla.; 1st Recruiting Brigade, Fort Meade, Md. and Baltimore Recruiting Battalion, Fort Meade, Md. His overseas assignments have taken him to British Indian Ocean Territories, Sinai Egypt and Somalia.
His military education includes the Marine Corps School of Infantry, Security Force Battalion Basic Security Guard Course, Machine Gunnery Course, Airlift Operations Course, Army Recruiter Course, Station Commander Course, Recruiter Trainer Course, Master Resiliency Trainer Course, Primary Leadership Development Course, Basic Non-Commissioned Officer Course, Advanced Non-Commissioned Officer Course, First Sergeant Course, and the Sergeant Major Course.
Command Sergeant Major Poindexter holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Columbia Southern University Alabama.
His awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters, Army Commendation Medal with one oak leaf cluster, Army Achievement Medal with three oak leaf clusters, Army Good Conduct Medal (5), Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal; National Defense Service Medal (2), Armed Forces Expedition Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Non Commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 3), Army Service Ribbon, Navy Marine Corps Overseas Service Ribbon, Navy Sea Service Deployment Ribbon, United Nations Medal, Multinational Force Observers Medal, Army Superior Unit Accommodation (2), Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation, Expert Infantryman Badge, Expert Marksmanship Qualification Badge, Driver’s Badge, Gold Recruiter Badge with three sapphires, Recruiter Ring, Glen E. Morrell Award, Marine Corps Expert Rifle Badge, Marine Corps Sharpshooter Pistol Badge and Marine Corps Meritorious Mast.