CPT Christopher Coker

CPT Christopher Coker

Dates of Service: May 2012 - Sep 2016
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  • 2LT May 12
  • 1LT May 14
  • CPT Aug 16
Commissioning Source:  ROTC, May 2012

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Bio 

Husband, Father, Visionary, Change Agent, Eternal Optimist. I am innovative, goal-oriented, results-driven and creative with challenging problems. I have a knack for developing impressive teams and leading leaders. I take pride in critical thinking and I never blindly follow. I thrive in fast-paced environments and I reach the goals I set. I believe in the power of a vision.

Military Experiences

1st ID
Platoon Leader
Led 20- to 35-person teams executing unified land combat training operations. Maintained and managed 2 heavy weapon sections totaling 20 personnel employing over $3 million of equipment. Defined training scope and prioritized procurement needs during complex and accelerated training events, culminating with Joint Readiness Training Center Course.
1st ID
Executive Officer
Second-in-command of 150-person company. Led 9-person commodity team managing all company administrative, supply, and maintenance operations. Maintained and employed 15 vehicles and $18 million of equipment. Managed resource support for company training events.
1st ID DHHB
Battalion Intelligence Officer (S2)
Led 5-person team in Iraq directing intelligence operations for 1,100-person battalion. Managed security clearance profiles for 900 troops. Advised battalion commander on all intelligence and security operations, including personnel, physical, information, and digital security.
1st ID DHHB
Battalion Logistics Officer (S4)
Lead 12-person team managing sustainment and logistical operations for 900-person battalion. Account for over 10,800 items valued in excess of $147 million. Manage $2.1 million annual budget. Advise battalion commander on maintenance, sustainment, and procurement.

Deployments

2015
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Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Battalion S2 for the 1st ID Higher Headquarter Battalion

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

United States Army Ranger School

Individual & Special Skill Schools
Security Clearance
Top Secret/SCI or higher

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

Civilian Experiences

Jan 2018 - Present
Founder and Producer
A podcast by a veteran for veterans. Breaking down the language barriers and teaching veterans how to translate military excellence into success after service. Weekly episodes airing every Monday morning with a featured veteran in order to teach those in need how to transition from service and succeed in the days and weeks after they take off the uniform and beyond. Check out the show at www.suitsoldier.com or any of the following: iTunes Stitcher Radio Spotify Google Play SoundCloud Be sure to subscribe and leave me a rating and review to tell me which interviews you love and why!
Nov 2017 - Present
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Sustainability Specialist
Responsible for helping healthcare systems and facilities across the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic United States realize better care by aligning capabilities to individual needs through a holistic approach.
Aug 2016 - Nov 2017
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Account Manager
Responsible for the management of the reprocessing programs of hospitals in the Northeastern United States by collaborating with Johnson and Johnson partners, and consulting with all departments and key decision makers within a hospital to maximize savings on medical devices. Leverage multi-level, cross functional leadership strengths to bring the right people to the right problem in order to rapidly decrease hospital overhead and drive business for all partners involved.
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