Lt. Col. Sean F. Huggins
LTC Huggins earned his commission through the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps as a Distinguished Military Graduate from Northwestern State University of Louisiana in 1995 with service in the Aviation Branch. His professional military education includes the Aviation Officer’s Basic Course, Initial Entry Rotary Wing Course, Aviation Officer’s Advance Course, Combined Arms Staff Service School, Command and General Staff College, and the Joint Forces Staff College.
LTC Huggins’ highlights of assignments include Aviation Platoon Leader, Bravo Company, 4-227th Aviation Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas, during Stabilization Forces-4, Bosnia and Herzegovina; Aviation Troop Commander, 1- 158th Aviation Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas, during Operation Iraqi Freedom II; Aviation Battalion Operations Officer, Headquarters, 2-227th Aviation Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas, during Operation Iraqi Freedom 09-10; Aviation Brigade Operations Officer, Headquarters, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas, during initial deployment to Operation Enduring Freedom and most recently as the Current Operations Officer for the Joint Intelligence Directorate, United States Africa Command, Stuttgart, Germany. LTC Huggins is a Senior Army Aviator having flown over 500 hours of combat flight.
LTC Huggins’ military awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, the Air Medal with Numeral 2, the Army Commendation Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, the Army Achievement Medal with two Oak Leaf Cluster, the National Defense Service Medal with one Service Star, the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, the Afghanistan Campaign Medal with one Service Star, the Iraq Campaign Medal with three Service Stars, the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Korean Defense Service Medal, the United Nation’s Medal, the Army Service Ribbon, the Overseas Service Ribbon with Numeral 5, the Senior Army Aviator Badge, Parachutist Badge, and Basic Recruiter Badge.
LTC Huggins is married and has four daughters.
Command Sergeant Major
Command Sgt. Maj. George B. Pickett
Command Sgt. Maj. George B. Pickett was born in Tuskegee, Ala. He graduated from Prattville High School in Prattville, Ala. Following high school, he joined the Army as a Construction Equipment Repairer (62B).
CSM Pickett’s was first assigned to the 2/159 AVN Regiment in Hunter Army Airfield, Ga. He deployed to Desert Shield and Desert Storm, redeploying in 1991. In 1995, CSM Pickett was assigned to United States Army Recruiting Command as a detailed recruiter at the Reading Recruiting Station Harrisburg Recruiting Battalion. In 1998, he was assigned to the Lebanon Recruiting Station as an On-Production Station Commander. In 2000, Pickett was reassigned to the Reading Recruiting Station as a Limited Production Station Commander. In 2002, he was subsequently assigned to the Atlanta Recruiting Battalion Athens Recruiting Station as a Limited Production Station Commander. Promoted to master sergeant in 2004, he took a position as the Jackson Recruiting Battalion Master Trainer. In 2005, Pickett assumed the duties as first sergeant of the Daytona Recruiting Company with Jacksonville Recruiting Battalion. In 2007, he became first sergeant of the Gainesville Recruiting Battalion. In 2010, CSM Pickett was assigned to 2nd Recruiting Brigade as the Brigade Senior Trainer. In 2011 he again assumed responsibility as first sergeant of the Montgomery Recruiting Company for Montgomery Recruiting Battalion. Upon selection to sergeant major, he was assigned to the Denver Army Recruiting Battalion as the Operations Sergeant Major.
CSM Pickett attended Primary Leadership Development Course at Fort Stewart Georgia, and Basic and Advanced Noncommissioned Officer Course at Fort Leonard Wood, Station Commander Course, Guidance Counselor Course, First Sergeant Course at Fort Jackson, and Phase I of the Sergeants Major Academy. CSM Pickett will earn a B.A. in Multi-Disciplinary Studies from Liberty University.
CSM Pickett awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (4 Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Commendation Medal (4 Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Achievement Medal (3 Oak Leaf Clusters), Gold Recruiter Badge, Recruiter Ring, and the Glen E. Morrell Medallion.