CSM Octavia G. Greaves-Egyinam
CSM Octavia G. Greaves-Egyinam is a native of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She entered the U.S. Army in April of 1988 as a unit supply specialist. She completed basic training and advanced individual training at Ft. Jackson, South Carolina.
CSM Greaves-Egyinam’s civilian education includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and a Master Degree in Health Care Administration.
Her military education includes all levels of the NCOES and United States Army Sergeants Major Course, (Class 62), Manpower & Force Management Course, Support Operations Course, Battle Staff, Equal Opportunity Leaders Course, and the Logistics Management Course. Her previous leadership roles include: Battalion CSM, Brigade S-4 NCOIC, C4 NCOIC Supply Section, Property Book Office NCOIC,
Senior Career Manager, First Sergeant, and Sergeant Major. Her assignments include: HHC, 712th MI BN, Field Station Augsburg, Germany; 751 MI BN, Camp Humphrey, Korea; 902nd MI Group, Ft. Meade, MD; 701st MI BDE, Field Station Kunia, Hawaii; Director of Integration, Army Digitization Office, Pentagon; Armed Forces Inauguration Committee, Washington, DC; 937th Engineer Combat Group & 523 Military Police Company, Fort Riley, KS; 1st Armorer Division, HHC DISCOM , Wiesbaden, Germany; First Sergeant, 4th Sustainment Brigade, Ft. Hood, TX; Office of the Quartermaster General, Enlisted Personnel
Development Office, Fort Lee, VA; HHC, 36TH Engineer Brigade, Fort
Hood, TX. 244th Quartermaster Battalion CSM, Fort Lee, VA.
She has multiple combat tours in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom (08-10) in Baghdad, Iraq and Camp Arifjan, Kuwait.
Her awards include the Bronze Star Medal; Meritorious Service Medal (4th OLC); ARCOM (4th OLC); Joint Service Achievement Medal; Army Achievement Medal (2d OLC); Joint Meritorious Unit Award; Valorous Unit Award; Air Force Outstanding Unit Award; Army Good Conduct Medal (9th award); National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Star Device; Korea Defense Service Medal; Iraq Campaign Medal; Global War on Terrorism Service Medal. She also has been awarded the Distinguished Order of Saint Martin.