MSgt Lionel (Leo) Rondeau

MSgt Lionel (Leo) Rondeau

Dates of Service: Jan 1993 - Aug 2013
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  • AB Jan 93
  • Amn Feb 93
  • A1C Mar 94
  • SrA Mar 96
  • SSgt Jun 99
  • TSgt Jul 02
  • MSgt Mar 07

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Management Professional with 20+ years of experience. Successful in building & providing oversight to high-performing teams in demanding, technically-sophisticated environments. Expert at managing & completing projects, improving processes, addressing pre- & post-project issues, & initiating change to enhance solutions. A consensus builder able to lead or participate in cross-functional teams.

Military Experiences

Aug 2010 - Jun 2013
Superintendent, Emergency Actions Center
Supervised 15 member team 24x7 operations. Established policy/procedures for 3 subordinate units. Assumed responsibilities as temporary Human Resource professional handling employee/labor relations issues. Supervised daily operations of 3 government contracts valued at $5M. Validated task requirements, coordinated security & access, & ensured compliance with contracts. Drafted, staffed, & published instructions affecting command personnel & subordinate units. Evaluated career field job inventory identifying outdated tasks/changes/new requirements affecting 2K personnel. Implemented department safety program, conducted inspections, briefed trends, & reported deviations.
Aug 2008 - Aug 2010
375 AMW
Operations NCOIC
Led 12 member team directing responses to emergencies, airfield operations, & command directives. Implemented security programs, personnel scheduling, systems integration, & cross-functional coordination. Evaluated numerous command level exercises assessing operational capability, identifying improvement areas & implementing needed corrections.
Aug 2004 - Aug 2008
Operations NCOIC
Operations and facility manager for 5 facilities worth $8M. Created facility upgrade plan to support 92% personnel increase in 6 months. Built cross-functional team providing physical, IT, security, & admin support & led 24/7 operations during crises, contingencies, & exercises. Oversaw 4 simultaneous facilities contracts valued at $6.8 million.
Jul 2002 - Jul 2004
Training Manager
Directed White House Military Office training program including administration & instruction for 5 classes annually supporting 3K personnel. Policy, Plans, and Requirements NCO of the Year - 2003


(9 months)
Sep 2009 - Feb 2010
Iraq ribbon
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Directed 6 person team in high stress/no fail combat operations. Demonstrated expertise in emergency actions by revising and publishing numerous operating instructions and checklists, expediting the notification process during crises and contingencies EEO Advisor
Nov 2000 - Jan 2001
Saudi Arabia
Training & Operations NCO, Command Post Operation Southern Watch

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Jun 2005 - Aug 2005

Jan 1999 - Feb 1999


Jun 2011

Certified Professional Manager

Security Clearance
Top Secret/SCI or higher

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