Command Sergeant Major Phil K. Barretto
Command Sergeant Major Barretto enlisted in the Army in October 1991. CSM Barretto attended Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Benning, Georgia where he was trained as an Infantryman (11B). He is currently assigned as the 10th Mountain (LI) NCO Academy Commandant.
Command Sergeant Major Barretto's previous assignments include: B Company 1-22nd INF, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, NY. A Company 5-11th AIR Pathfinder INF, Fort Rucker AL. HHC BDE, 8th PERSCOM, Camp Coiner, Korea. A Company 1-14th INF, 25th (Light) Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, HI. 1st BN 327th Infantry Regiment, Fort Campbell, KY, 1st BN, 15th Infantry Regiment, Ft Benning, GA. He has completed three tours in Somalia in support of Operation Restore Hope from December 1992 to February 1994, one tour in Haiti in support of Operation Uphold Democracy from September 1994 to October 1994, one tour in Aghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom V from April 2004 to April 2005, two tours in Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom V from August 2006 to October 2007 and Operation Iraqi Freedom 09-11 from October 2008 to September 2009.
Command Sergeant Major Barretto's military and civilian education includes: United States Army Sergeants Major Academy Class 61, First Sergeant Course, Advanced Non-Commissioned Officer Course, Basic Non-Commissioned Officer Course, Primary Leadership Development Course, Anti-Terrorism Advisory Course, Equal Opportunity Leaders Course, Pathfinder Course, Airborne Course, Rappel Masters Course, and the Air Assault Course. He holds an Associate's Degree in Supervisory Leadership from Hawaii Pacific University and a Bachelor's of Arts degree with Excelsior College. CSM Barretto also holds a Certification in Homeland Defense Security, he is currently pursuing his Master's Degree in Leadership and Management with the University of Texas El Paso.
Command Sergeant Major Barretto's awards and decorations include: The Combat Infantryman's Badge (1 star), Expert Infantryman's Badge, Pathfinder Badge, Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, Bronze Star (2 OLC), Meritorious Sevice Medal (2 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (2 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (4 OLC), Presidential Unit Citation, Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Valorous unit award, Meritorious Unit Commendation (1 OLC), Good Conduct Medal (7th AWD), National Defense Service Medal (1 BS), Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal (1 BS), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Outstanding Volunteer Sevice Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 4), Army Service Ribbon, Army Overseas Service Meda (Numeral 8), and the United Nations Somalia Medal.
Command Sergeant Major Barretto has held the positions of Infantry scout observer, rifleman, grenadier, squad automatic weapon gunner, machine gunner, team leader, squad leader, weapons squad leader, anti-tank platoon sergeant, infantry rifle platoon sergeant, operations NCOIC, first sergeant, operations sergeant major and Command Sergeant Major.
First Sergeant Anthony L. Hunsaker.
First Sergeant Anthony Hunsaker entered the Army on the 6th of August, 1997. He attended and completed Basic Training at Fort Knox, Kentucky. After Graduating from Basic Training he completed Advanced Individual Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.
He has served with a variety of units which include: B Company, 62nd Engineer Battalion, Fort Sill, Oklahoma; D Company 1/19 Field Artillery, Fort Sill, Oklahoma; 60th Engineer Company; 76th Engineer Company, Fort Knox, Kentucky; 19th Engineer Battalion, Fort Knox, Kentucky; Headquarters and Headquarters Command, 7th Engineer Battalion, Fort Drum, New York. He is currently the Deputy Commandant of the Noncommissioned Officers Academy (NCOA) at Fort Drum, NY.
He is a graduate of Drill Sergeant School, Air Assault School, Master Fitness Trainer Course, Warrior Leaders Course, Advanced Leaders Course and the Senior Leaders Course.
First Sergeant Hunsaker has served various positions as a Combat Engineer. He served as a Squad Leader with B Company, 62nd Engineer Battalion, Fort Sill, Oklahoma; a Drill Sergeant with D Company 1/19 Field Artillery, Fort Sill, Oklahoma; a Platoon Sergeant at 60th Engineer Company, Fort Knox, Kentucky; First Sergeant with 76th Engineer Company, 19th Engineer Battalion, Fort Knox, Kentucky; First Sergeant for Headquarters and Headquarters Command, 7th Engineer Battalion, Fort Drum, New York.
His awards and decorations include: Drill Sergeant Badge, Air Assault Badge,Combat Action Badge, Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (w/1 OLC),Army Commendation Medal (w/3 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (w/4 OLC), GoodConduct Medal (5th Award), National Defense Service Ribbon, Iraq Campaign Medal (w/4 Stars), Afghanistan Campaign Medal (w/3 Stars), HumanitarianService Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 3), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (Numeral 3).