MSG Matthew Sitz
Branch/MOS: Infantry / 11B
Awards and Decorations:
Deployments: Iraq ‘06-’07, Iraq ‘08-’10, Afghanistan ‘12, Afghanistan ‘17-’18, Iraq ‘19-’20, Hurricane Katrina ‘05, DC Riots ‘20
Past Duty Stations: Ft Bragg, NC (Panther Brigade, 82nd ABN DIV) ‘05-’12 Ft. Jackson, SC (Drill Sergeant) ‘12-’16, Ft. Bragg, NC (Devils in Baggy Pants, 82nd ABN DIV) ‘16-’21
Personal: Danielle, Daughter- Madelynn (7), Son- Colton (18Mos)
SFC Jordan Dudley
Date Assigned: January 2022
Branch/MOS: Infantry / 11B
Military Education: Javelin Gunnery Course, Air Assault School, Basic Leader Course, Advanced Leader Course, Combat Life Saver Course, Drill Sergeant School, Combatives Level I&II, Basic Instructor Course, Foreign Weapons Course, Senior Leader Course, Rappel Master School, Common Faculty Development Instructor Course, Small Group Instructor Course.
Awards and Decorations: Combat Infantryman’s Badge, Expert Infantryman’s Badge, Air Assault Badge, Drill Sergeant Badge
Deployments: Iraq (Jan 2006-Sep 2006) and (Sep 2007-Nov 2008). Afghanistan (Feb 2010-Feb 2011). Iraq (Sep 2017-May 2018).
Past Duty Stations: Fort Campbell, KY (Sep 2005-Jun 2012). Fort Sill, OK (Jul 2012-Aug 2014). Fort Campbell, KY (Sep 2014-Dec 2016). Fort Polk, LA (Jan 2016-Dec 2021).
Personal: Born and raised in Sullivan, IN. Married to Gabriela Soto and has two daughters, Brooke 14 and Isabella 12.
SFC Dillon Smith
Date Assigned: August 2022
Military Education: Airborne School, Drill Sergeant School, Master Resiliency Course, Cavalry Leader’s Course, Combatives, Combat Lifesaver Course.
Awards and Decorations: Combat Infantryman’s Badge, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal.
Deployments: Fallujah (2006-2007), Afghanistan (2009-2010) and (2012-2013), Mosul (2016-2017), Syria (2020-2021).
Past Duty Stations: JBER, Alaska (2005-2013). Fort Benning, GA (2013-2016). Fort Bragg, NC (2016-2022).
Personal: Born in Goldsboro, NC and raised in Pensacola, FL. He is married to Candis and has one daughter Zoey 11, and one son, Gavin 6.
SSG Brenda Contreras
Date Assigned: March 2022
Branch/MOS: Human Resource Specialist / 42A
Military Education: Common Faculty Development-Instructor Course, Master Resilience Training, Advance Leaders Course, Unit Prevention Leader, Hazmat Handler, Hazmat Driver, Sling Load Inspector Certification Course, Leader Comprehensive Training, Airdrop Load Inspector Certification Course, Basic Leaders Course, Combatives Level 1&2, Combat Life Savers Course, Parachute Rigger, Airborne School.
Awards and Decorations: Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Army Superior Unit Award, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Military Outstanding Volunteer Medal, Non-Commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, NATO Medal, Parachute Rigger Badge, Parachutist Badge.
Deployments: Deployed once from 2012-2013
Past Duty Stations: Fort Bragg, NC for 3 years. Kaiserslautern, Germany for 4 years. Fort Knox, KY for 3 years.
Personal: Born in Puerto Rico and raised in Connecticut