SGT A.M. LaVey

SGT A.M. LaVey

Dates of Service: Jan 2006 - May 2016
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  • SGT Dec 15

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Former public affairs paratrooper, now MLIS candidate.

Military Experiences

May 2013 - May 2016
173rd IBCT(A)
Public Affairs
The 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne) is the United States European Command's conventional airborne strategic response force in Europe. Brigade Public Affairs: Command information, public affairs operations and administration, community relations, and media relations.
Mar 2014
Public Affairs
Command information and strategic partnership messaging. Exercise Central Accord brings American and multinational partners together in a mutually beneficial training that seeks improve aerial delivery and medical capabilities in Central Africa.
Oct 2013 - Nov 2013
Public Affairs / Media Production
Command information, media relations and strategic partnership messaging. Exercise Steadfast Jazz is an event will mark the culmination of a series of dynamic and demanding exercises designed to train and test troops and commanders from the NATO Response Force. The Steadfast series of exercises are part of NATO's efforts to maintain connected and interoperable forces at a high-level of readiness. To date, 17 exercises have been held in the series, with elements hosted in 14 different countries. The goal is to make sure that NRF troops are ready to deal with any situation in any environment
Sep 2012 - May 2013
16th MP BDE
Public Affairs Chief
The 16th Military Police Brigade is the only airborne-qualified military police brigade in the United States Army. It provides law enforcement and police duties to the Fort Bragg, N.C., area and for the XVIII Airborne Corps when deployed. Brigade Public Affairs Chief: Command information, public affairs operations and administration, community relations, and media relations. PAO preceptor.


(2 years, 6 months)
Mar 2015 - May 2016
Operation Atlantic Resolve
First on the ground with the 173rd Airborne.
Jan 2011 - Nov 2011
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Strategic Communication Operations: United States Forces-Iraq, Baghdad, Iraq: Joint public affairs operations and administration. Command information and media relations.
Jan 2010 - Apr 2010
Expeditionary Public Affairs: Joint Task Force - Haiti: Provided Joint public affairs, command information and media escort duties during Operation Unified Response.

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Mar 2012 - Apr 2012

Intermediate Public Affairs Specialist Course

Nov 2010 - Dec 2010

Electronic Journalism Course

Individual & Special Skill Schools

Jan 2013 - Feb 2013

May 2006 - Jun 2006


Feb 2013


Jan 2011

SERE Level A

Nov 2010

Antiterrorism Level 1

Foreign Language Skills


Russian (2+/2+)

Italian (1/1)

French (1+/1+)

Additional Specialization(s)
Security Clearance

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

Started in 2020

University of Rhode Island

Master's Degree, Library and Information Studies

2019 - 2020

University College London

Master's Degree, Russian and art history

2016 - 2019

Portland State University

Bachelors Degree, Russian and art History

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