Senior Military Instructor
Date Assigned: July 2015
Military Education: Total Army Instructor Course, Small Group Instructor Course, Scout Platoon Leader Course, Cavalry Leader Course, Army Combatives Level 1, Combat Lifesaver Course, Battle Staff NCO, CREW Master Gunner Course, Homemade Explosives Awareness Course, First Sergeant Course, Senior Leader Course, Advanced Leader Course, Warrior Leader Course, Airborne, Air Assault.
Civilian Education: Associate of Arts Degree in General Studies with Central Texas College. Continuing education towards a Bachelor’s of Science in Homeland Security.
Awards and Decorations: Presidential Unit Citation, Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Meritorious Unit Award, Bronze Star Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Meritorious Service Medal (2 Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Commendation Medal (4 Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Achievement medal (2 Silver Oak Leaf Cluster, 2 Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Good Conduct Medal (6th Award), National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal (2 Stars), Global War On Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War On Terrorism Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (Bronze Arabic Numeral 3), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Ribbon (Bronze Arabic Numeral 3), NATO Medal, Air Assault Badge, Airborne Badge, Combat Action Badge. Master Sergeant Burg is also a Sergeant Audie Murphy Awardee and Order of Saint George recipient.
Key Assignments: First Sergeant of C Troop and HHT, 1-32 Cav, 1BCT, 101 ABN (ASSLT), Fort Campbell KY; Security Force Assistance Team NCOIC, Kunar Province Afghanistan, First Sergeant, Counter IED Instructor Company and Team NCOIC Security Force Assistance Instructor Company 162D BDE, Fort Polk LA; Combat Advisor Team NCOIC, Iraq; Platoon Sergeant, D Troop, 1-509th ABN; NCO Academy Warrior Leader Course Instructor, Squad Leader B Troop 1-2 ACR, Fort Polk LA, Bradley Crewman, Fort Carson CO. Deployments include Kunar Province Afghanistan, Samarra Iraq, Baghdad Iraq, Kuwait, and Africa.
Personal: Master Sergeant Burg is married and has four children.