RANK: Master Sergeant (Retired)


Associate of Applied Science, Criminal Justice, Troy University

E-mail: thompson@mtsu.edu

MILITARY EDUCATION: Basic Training/Advance Individual Training (1988); TOW Anti-Armor Course (1988); Primary Leadership Development Course (1999); TOW Master Gunner Course (1991); Airborne School (1992); Instructor Training Course (1992); Air Assault School (1992); Basic Non-Commissioned Officers Course (1994); Equal Opportunity Representative Course (1995); US Army Recruiter and Retention Course (1998); Advanced Non-Commissioned Officers Course (1999)





Human Resources Technician Middle Tennessee State Univ, Murfreesboro, Tennessee July 2008 - Present
Senior Military Science Instructor Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, Tennessee July 2004 - May 2008
Platoon Sergeant D Co, 1/327th INF, Fort Campbell, Kentucky July 2001 - June 2004
Station Commander/Recruiter Wichita West Station, Wichita, Kansas December 1998 - June 2001
Heavy Weapons Section Sergeant 1/502nd INF, Fort Campbell, Kentucky July 1996 - December 1998
Section Leader D Co, 1/503rd INF, Camp Casey, Korea July 1995 - June 1996
Basic Anti-Armor Instructor B Co, 2/29th INF Regt, Fort Benning, Georgia June 1991 - June 1995
TOW Gunner E Co., 1/15th INF, Germany June 1988 - June 1991

: Bronze Star Medal; Meritorious Service Medal; Army Commendation Medal; Army Good Conduct Medal; National Defense Service Medal; Iraq Campaign Medal; Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal; Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; NCO Professional Development Ribbon; Army Service Ribbon; Overseas Service Ribbon; Combat Infantryman's Badge; Expert Infantryman's Badge; Parachutist Badge; Air Assault Badge; Drivers Badge