COL Terance L. Huston
COL Huston received his commission as a Military Intelligence Officer from Howard University in 1993. He is a graduate of the Military Intelligence Officer’s Basic Course, the Infantry Officer’s Captain’s Career Course, the Combined Arms Services Staff School, Command and General Staff College and the Army War College. His military schools include Airborne, Ranger, Air Assault, and the Signals Intelligence Course.
He became the Commander, U.S. Army 5th Recruiting Brigade at Fort Sam Houston, Texas on July 22, 2016.
Prior to his assignment to USAREC he was assigned to the Headquarters Department of the Army, Deputy Chief of Staff G-2 as the SIGINT/Cyber Team lead. Previous non-command assignments include service as a Military Intelligence platoon leader, Charlie Company, 102nd MI Battalion at Camp Essayons, Korea; Battalion S2, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division at Fort Hood, Texas and at the 5th Battalion, 25th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington; assistant G2 Operations Officer I Corps Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington; Chief, Expeditionary Operations, Army Cryptologic Operations Office, Headquarters Intelligence and Security Command(INSCOM); Battalion S3, 741st Military Intelligence Battalion, 704th Military Intelligence Brigade Fort Meade, Maryland; Operations Officer for the Intelligence transition team, Multi-national Security and Transition Command-Iraq followed by service as Aide-de-Camp to CG-Multi-National Security and Transition Command-Iraq; Brigade S3, 470th Military Intelligence Brigade, Fort Sam Houston, Texas and Executive Officer, for the CG, INSCOM, Fort Belvoir, Virginia. His command assignments include: Commander, Alpha Company, 125th MI Battalion, 25th Infantry Division Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington; Commander, 741st MI Bn, Fort Meade, Maryland.
COL Huston holds a Masters of Arts and Science in Education from Kansas State University and in Strategic Studies from Army War College. His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal with 2 OLC, the Joint Service Achievement Medal, the Army Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, the OEF Campaign Medal, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Training Medal-Iraq, the National Defense Service Medal, Ranger Tab, Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, and the Knowlton award.
Command Sergeant Major
CSM Stephen M. Badley
CSM Stephen M. Badley entered the Army on 4 April 1988. He completed Basic Training at Ft Dix, NJ and advanced training at Ft Gordon, GA where he was awarded the Military Occupational Specialty of 36L, Switchboard Operator and Maintainer. Upon completing Advanced Individual Training (AIT) and Airborne School he was assigned to 35th Signal Brigade, Ft Bragg, NC. While assigned to Ft. Bragg, he deployed to Iraq in support of Desert Storm/Desert Shield. Upon completion of his first term he reclassified to Pharmacy technician where he served at Ft Lewis and Ft Polk before volunteering for recruiting duty.
CSM Badley’s assignments include: Team Leader and Squad Leader, Bravo Company, 426th Signal BN (Ft. Bragg, NC); NCOIC Outpatient Pharmacy and Pharmacy Supply (Ft Lewis, WA); NCOIC, Pharmacy Services (Ft Polk, La); Recruiter, Oklahoma City Recruiting Battalion; Station Commander, Oklahoma City Recruiting Battalion; Master Trainer, Oklahoma City Recruiting Battalion; Texarkana Company First Sergeant, Oklahoma City Recruiting Battalion; Senior Master Trainer, Portland Recruiting Battalion, Vancouver Company First Sergeant, Portland Recruiting Battalion, Tulsa Company First Sergeant, Oklahoma City Recruiting Battalion, Brigade Operations Sergeant Major, 5th Recruiting Brigade.
CSM Badley is a graduate of all Army NCOES courses through Command Sergeants Major Course. He also graduated the Basic Recruiter Course, Army Recruiting Station Commander Course, Master Trainer Course, Army Recruiting First Sergeant Course and the Army Recruiting CSM Course. CSM Badley also earned a Bachelor of Science Degree and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Columbia Southern University in Orange, Alabama.
CSM Badley’s awards and decorations include: Meritorious Service Medal (with 3 oak leaf clusters); Army Commendation Medal (with 9 oak leaf clusters); Army Achievement Medal (with 5 oak leaf clusters); Meritorious Unit Citation; Army Superior Unit Award (with 2 oak leaf clusters); Army Good Conduct Medal (8th Award); National Defense Service Medal; Southwest Asia Service Medal(with campaign stars); Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; NCO Professional Development Ribbon (with numeral 4); Army Service Ribbon; Kuwait Liberation Medal (Saudi Arabia); Kuwait Liberation Medal (Kuwait); Army Recruiter Gold Badge; Expert Field Medical Badge; Parachute Badge; Drivers’ Badge. CSM Badley is also a member of the distinguished Sergeant Audie Murphy Club.