SFC Michael Jackson, MBA

SFC Michael Jackson, MBA

Dates of Service: Jul 1993 - Jul 2013
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  • PV2 Jul 93
  • PFC Feb 94
  • SPC Sep 95
  • SGT Aug 96
  • SSG Jan 00
  • SFC Apr 06

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Retired Army NCO networking with the best there is; my fellow comrades past and the present...The United States Military

Military Experiences

Jan 2011 - Jul 2013
306th MI
Battalion S6 Communications NCOIC
Deployed to Afghanistan with this organization from 2011-12. Provides COMSEC, radio, and networking support. Providing networking capabilities for more than 1100 personnel and five subordinate units. Operated an IT helpdesk and resolved computer issues for subscribers
Dec 2007 - Dec 2010
709th MP
Battalion S6 Communications NCOIC
Led the six communications sections in this battalion in preparation for deployment for Afghanistan. This battalion didn't deploy as a whole. We rotated companies and my responsibility was to ensure each company's communications sections were trained and certified before deploying
Dec 2005 - Nov 2007
A Co
Drill Sergeant
Drill Sergeant in A Co, 1-46 IN for about a year. Promoted to SFC, and went A Co, 46AG to be Senior Drill Sergeant at Reception. Proudly brought the civilians off the bus and "welcomed " to the US Army as the first they saw. I loved it!
Feb 2002 - Jul 2005
Platoon Sergeant
Led a Communications Platoon consisting of Information Technology Specialists, Radio Operators, and Communications Maintainers. Supported the mission of the armored cavalry. provided radio, computer, and tactical networking capabilities.


(2 years, 10 months)
Mar 2011 - Mar 2012
Afghanistan ribbon
Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) - Afghanistan
Provided COMSEC and computer support for the intelligence mission. Also performed duties as lead system administrator. Planned, coordinated, and conducted IT projects to improve network infrastructure
Apr 2004 - Apr 2005
Iraq ribbon
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Setup and maintained radio retransmission points, established local area network for 5000 subscribers. Escorted convicted prisoners from Baghdad to Kuwait. routinely performed as a convoy commander on resupply missions
Feb 1999 - May 1999
Operation Desert Fox
Supported air defense mission with encryption control, troubleshooting of communications systems, and provided satellite radio & phone operability
Oct 1998 - Jan 1999
Operation Southern Watch
Setup radios, telephones, radio relay points, SATCOM systems. performed as Tactical Satellite Radio Expert and COMSEC custodian. Performed duties as squad leader for a 12-man team

Military Credentials

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

2000 - 2003