LTC Randy G. Alfredo
Lieutenant Colonel Randy G. Alfredo enlisted into the Army in 1988 from Phoenix Arizona. He served four years on active duty at Fort Bliss, Texas. Then Sergeant Alfredo served two years in the Army Reserve. LTC Alfredo graduated from Northern Arizona University in 1996 and was commissioned into the Regular Army as an Infantry officer. After graduating from the Infantry Basic Officer’s Course at Fort Benning, Georgia he was assigned to Fort Lewis, Washington and to 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. While there, he served as the Battalion Assistant S3, Rifle Platoon Leader, HHC Executive Officer and Battalion Adjutant. After attending the Infantry Captain’s Career Course at Fort Benning, Georgia he was assigned to the 4th Infantry Division at Fort Hood, Texas. There, he served as the Assistant to the Deputy G3 for Training in the 4th Infantry Division, Battalion S4 for 2nd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment and Company Commander for Alpha Company, 2-8 Infantry Battalion.
LTC Alfredo was then selected to command in the U.S. Army Recruiting Command as the Tempe Recruiting Company Commander for the Phoenix Recruiting Battalion, Arizona. He and his family was then assigned to Fort Bliss, Texas where he served as an Exercise Team Chief for the Future Force Integration Directorate, Brigade S3 for the newly activated 5th Brigade, 1st Armored Division as well as Battalion S3 and Executive Officer for 1st Combined Arms Battalion. Still at Fort Bliss, LTC Alfredo was reassigned to newly activated 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division where he served as the Battalion Executive Officer for 2nd Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment and for a short time Brigade Executive Officer for the Rear-Detachment. LTC Alfredo’s most recent assignment was as an instructor/writer for the Army Joint Support Team-Nellis Air Force Base.
LTC Alfredo is a graduate of CAS3, ILE, Mechanized Leaders Course, Northern Warfare Course, Airborne School, Jungle Warfare Course and Ranger school. He has multiple deployments to include Desert Shield/Desert Storm, OIF and OEF where he served in both staff and command positions.
Command Sergeant Major
CSM Anthony Bowers
Sergeant Major Anthony Curtis Bowers was born in Plainfield, New Jersey and enlisted into the Army on January 23, 1990.
He attended Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training as an Administrative Assistant at Fort Jackson, South Carolina.
Sergeant Major Bowers has served with distinction in a variety of NCO leadership positions; many with the Enlisted Adjutant General Branch, U.S. Army Human Resources Command in Alexandria, Virginia. He started recruiting in July 1995 and has served in numerous recruiting positions with the Miami Recruiting Battalion; Raleigh Recruiting Battalion and the Columbus Recruiting Battalion. He also served as a Delta Force Recruiter with 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment Delta at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Sergeant Major Bowers attended the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy, Class 61.
Sergeant Major Bowers has received numerous awards throughout his recruiting career to include Miami Company New Recruiter of the Year; Miami Recruiting Battalion Soldier of the Year; Raleigh Recruiting Battalion Station Commander of the Year, Columbus Recruiting Battalion First Sergeant of the Year, and FY 2007 Top Company Award for 3rd Recruiting Brigade.
Sergeant Major Bowers holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Liberty University and a Master’s degree in Strategic Leadership from Trident University. His military awards and decorations include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Commendation Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Achievement Medal with four Oak Leaf Clusters, the Parachutist Badge, Gold Recruiter Badge with three sapphire stars, the Recruiter Ring and the Glen E. Morrell Award.
Sergeant Major Bowers is married to the former Barbra Pottorf. They have six children Ronald, Ariel, Phillip, Byran, Malory and Bryce.