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CSM Marvin R. Jordan

Command Sergeant Major

US Army Mission Support Battalion


CSM Marvin R. Jordan entered the Army in 1987 as an 11X Infantryman and has served as an 11C Indirect Fire Infantryman, 11B Airborne Infantryman, and 11M Bradley Fighting Vehicle Infantryman. His career spans more than 28 years and he has served in a variety of positions in the continental United States, Alaska, Saudi Arabia and Afghanistan.


In 1997, CSM Jordan transitioned to a Career Recruiter serving in numerous assignments including: Field Recruiter, On-Production Station Commander, Limited-Production Station Commander, Senior Guidance Counselor, First Sergeant, Assistant Inspector General, and Battalion Operations Sergeant Major. Command Sergeant Major Jordan served with distinction as the first Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Command Inspector General. United States Forces Afghanistan. CSM Jordan most recently served with the Chicago Recruiting Battalion as the Battalion Operations Sergeant Major.


CSM Jordan graduated from Thomas Edison State University with a Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Management and a Master of Science in Management and Organizational Leadership. CSM Jordan is a graduate of all NCOES courses. In addition, he is a graduate of the Guidance Counselor Course, DA and USAREC First Sergeant Course, Inspector General Course, Combatant Command Inspector General Course, and Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education Course.


CSM Jordan's awards and decorations include the Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal with three oak leaf clusters, the Army Commendation Medal with five oak leaf clusters, the Army Achievement Medal with five oak leaf clusters, the Southwest Asia Service Medal, the Kuwait Liberation Medal, Afghan Campaign Medal, Army Superior Unit Award with two oak leaf clusters, Combat Infantry Badge, Parachute Badge, Gold Recruiter Badge, German Schutzenschnur (Gold), Arnold Fletcher Award, and Glenn E. Morrell Award.





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