LTC Ronald E. Henry, Jr.
Lt. Col. Ron Henry was commissioned into the Infantry from Officer Candidate School, Fort Benning, Ga. in 1993. After attending the Infantry Basic Officer Leader Course at Fort Benning, Lt. Henry was assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division (Mechanized) at Fort Hood, Texas. There he was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment where he served as a platoon leader, company executive officer, mortar platoon leader and Headquarters and Headquarters Company executive officer.
In 1997, Capt. Henry was assigned to the 25th Infantry Division (Light) at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii as the assistant brigade operations officer. In 1998 he assumed command of C Company, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment. In 1999, Capt. Henry commanded a recruiting company in South Bend, Ind. From 2001 to 2004 he served as an Observer Controller at the Joint Readiness Training Center, Fort Polk, La. In this position, he provided training evaluations for Soldiers and units deploying in support of the Global War on Terror.
After being promoted in 2004, Maj. Henry was assigned as the adjutant for 3rd Brigade, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, N.C. Upon graduating Command and General Staff College in 2006, he was assigned to the 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y. He served as the brigade chief of plans and as a military transition team chief while deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. After redeploying from Iraq, Maj. Henry served as the battalion executive officer for 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment at Fort Drum from 2007-2009.
Maj. Henry was then selected as the Aide de Camp to the Commanding General, U.S. Army Accessions Command, Fort Monroe, Va. In 2010 he was promoted to lieutenant colonel and selected to serve as the Professor of Military Science for Tarleton State University in Texas.
Lt. Col. Henry holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas and a Master of Sciences in Administration from Central Michigan University.
His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal (6th Oak Leaf Cluster), the Army Commendation Metal (3rd Oak Leaf Cluster), the Army Achievement Medal (9th Oak Leaf Cluster), the Expert Infantryman Badge, the Basic Parachutist Badge, and the Ranger Tab.
Acting Command Sergeant Major
MSG Todd A. Crofoot
Master Sgt. Todd A. Crofoot enlisted in the Army March 1993 in the delayed entry program as a Combat Engineer. He shipped to training 13 September 1993 completed Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training at Ft. Leonard Wood, Mo...
His military education includes Warrior Leadership course, Combat Lifesaver course, 12B Advance Leaders Course, Recruiter course, Station Commanders course, 79R Senior Leaders course, DA First Sergeant Course, and the United States Army Recruiting First Sergeant course.
MSG Crofoot initial assignment was February 1994 to the 10th Engineer Battalion, Schweinfurt Germany as a Combat Engineer. In June 1996, MSG Crofoot served as a Combat Engineer Team Leader in the 9th Engineer Battalion, Schweinfurt, Germany. From 1998 to 2000 he served with the 43rd Combat Engineer Company (CEC) as a Combat Engineer Team Leader and Squad Leader. In January 1999, MSG Crofoot began his career as a U.S. Army Recruiter assigned to the Syracuse Recruiting Battalion from March 1999 to June 2007 as a Field Recruiter and Station Commander. He was assigned as a Large Station Commander from 2001-2006 in the Henrietta and Rochester Main (ROC Main) Recruiting Stations, also in the Syracuse Recruiting Battalion. From 2007-2009 he was assigned as the First Sergeant of the Burlington Recruiting Company in the Albany Recruiting Battalion. From 2009-2011 he was assigned as the First Sergeant of the Pittsburgh Recruiting Company in the Harrisburg Recruiting Battalion. In July 2011, MSG Crofoot moved to the Seattle Recruiting Battalion with duty as the First Sergeant of the Tacoma Recruiting Company where he served until March 2012. From March - November 2012, MSG Crofoot served as the Acting Command Sergeant Major of the Seattle Recruiting Battalion. He then served as the Operations NCOIC until being appointed the Acting Command Sergeant Major again in September, 2013 where he is continues to serve today.
His awards include the Meritorious Service Medal with 3 oak leaf clusters, the Army Commendation Medal with 3 oak leaf clusters, the Army Achievement Medal with 11 oak leaf clusters, the Army Good Conduct Medal, 6th award, the National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Star, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, NCOES ribbon with a 4 device, the Army Service ribbon, the Overseas Service ribbon. MSG Crofoot earned the Driver Badge Wheel and Track, the US Army Gold Recruiting Badge with 3 Sapphires, the Recruiting Ring and the Glen E. Morrell Award for Recruiting Excellence.