SSG Eric Burleson

SSG Eric Burleson

Dates of Service: Mar 2005 - Jul 2013
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  • PVT
  • PV2
  • PFC
  • SPC Mar 05
  • SGT Jul 07
  • SSG Jan 09

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Former Special Forces Intelligence Sergeant. MBA. Currently at Google. Thought-leader, and author. Mentor to transitioning veterans. As a civilian, I work as a go-to-market lead for Google Drive for Enterprise. I also have a nascent startup to create a peer-led group curriculum to help veterans to transition from the military.

Military Experiences

Dec 2011 - Jul 2013
B Co
Nov 2010 - Dec 2011
C Co
Jul 2007 - Nov 2010
C Co
Special Forces Communications Sergeant (18E)
Served on BN staff on company staff for 4th BN, 5th SFG.


(1 year, 2 months)
May 2011 - Oct 2011
Iraq ribbon
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
I served on ODA 5433 on the last combat deployment to Baghdad. I served as the 18F for the team.
Jan 2010 - Aug 2010
Iraq ribbon
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Served as company communications sergeant, air movement coordinator, elections analyst, UAV coordinator/controller, logistics patrol commander

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools
Individual & Special Skill Schools

Apr 2008 - Aug 2008

Foreign Language Skills
Security Clearance
Top Secret/SCI or higher

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

2013 - 2015

University of Texas – Austin

Master's Degree, Master of Business Administration

2000 - 2004

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