Lt. Col. Jeff McCartney
Lt. Col Jeff McCartney is a native of Uniontown, Pennsylvania where he enlisted in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard in 1991 as a Mortarman. He graduated from California University of Pennsylvania in 1996 where he earned his commission through the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps in the Adjutant General’s Corps. His professional military education includes the Army Intermediate Level Education Course, Joint and Combined Warfighting School, Combined Arms and Services Staff School, and the Adjutant General’s Officer Basic and Advanced Courses. He holds a Master of Arts in Human Resources Management from Webster University.
Lt. Col. McCartney’s previous assignments include Executive Officer and Platoon Leader, 510th Personnel Services Battalion, Vicenza, Italy; Commander, HHC, Allied Forces North Battalion, Brunssum, Netherlands; Chief, Officer Management, 2nd Infantry Division, Camp Red Cloud, Korea; Battalion S1, Southern California and Los Angeles Recruiting Battalions, 6th Recruiting Brigade; Chief, Strength Reporting and Group S1, United States Army Central Command, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait; Chief, Quality Assurance and Technology and Human Resources Integration Officer, U.S. Army Human Resources Command, Fort Knox, Kentucky and later Operation Enduring Freedom, Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan; and most recently as a Human Resources Planner, Joint Enabling Capabilities Command, Norfolk, Virginia.
Lt. Col. McCartney’s military awards and decorations include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, the Joint Service Commendation Medal, the Army Commendation Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, the Army Achievement Medal, and various unit and campaign awards. He has also earned the Parachutist and Air Assault Badges.
Command Sergeant Major
Command Sgt. Maj. Todd Crofoot
Command Sergeant Major Todd Crofoot is a native of Boonville, NY, and he enlisted in the U.S. Army in September 1993 as a Combat Engineer MOS 12B.
He attended basic training and advanced individual training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri in 1993.
CSM Crofoot served as an Armored Combat Earthmover (ACE) operator, an engineer squad member, team leader and a squad leader as a combat engineer. CSM Crofoot has also served as a recruiter (Greece Recruiting Station), Center Commander (Henrietta Recruiting Station and Rochester Main Recruiting Station), First Sergeant (Burlington Recruiting Company, Pittsburgh Recruiting Company, Tacoma Recruiting Company, and Seattle Recruiting Company), Operations Sergeant Major (Seattle Recruiting Battalion), Assistant Director of the Non-residents Sergeants Major Course, and Battalion Command Sergeant Major (Seattle Recruiting Battalion and now Houston Recruiting Battalion .
CSM Crofoot's assignments include Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, Schweinfurt, Germany, Fort Carson, Colorado, Rochester, New York, Syracuse, New York, Burlington, Vermount, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Tacoma, Washington, Seattle, Washington, Fort Bliss, Texas and Houston, Texas.
CSM Crofoot’s military education includes the Combat Engineer Basic Course, Warrior Leader Course, Advance Leader Course, the Army Recruiter Course, the Center Commander Course, Senior Leader Course, and the First Sergeant Course. He is a graduate of the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy class 65 on the Commandants List. His civilian education includes a Assoiciates of Science degree from Pierce Community College, a Bachelor of Science from Grantham University (Summa Cum Laude), and a Master's of Art in Leadership Studies from The University of Texas-El Paso.
CSM Crofoot’s awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (5th award), the Army Commendation Medal (5th award), the Army Achievement Award (13th award), Good Conduct Medal (7th award), National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terror Service Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (4th award), Armed Forces Ribbon, the Gold Recruiter Badge with 3 Saphires, and German Proficincy Award (GOLD).