Welcome to the 1AD Sustainment Brigade, the premier Sustainment Brigade in the United States Army. The 1AD Sustainment BDE is prepared to deploy and provide support to units world-wide. The officers, non-commisioned officers and Soldiers of the 1AD Sustainment BDE are professional, skilled warriors who contine to set the standard every day.
Provide mission command of assigned, attached, and OPCON Echelons Above Brigade sustainment units and synchronize distribution and sustainment operations in support of 1st Armored Division, and other aligned
units. On order, rapidly deploy to designated contingency areas; receive, integrate, and provide mission command of sustainment units providing operational and tactical sustainment; and perform theater opening, theater distribution, and sustainment operations in support of Unified Land Operations.
Commander - COL Ronnie D. Anderson Jr.
Colonel Ronnie D. Anderson Jr. began his military career in 1992 by enlisting in the U.S. Army Reserves and received his commission from Purdue University as an ordnance officer in 1996.
COL Anderson took command of the 1st Armored Division Sustainment Brigade in June 2018. His previous command and staff assignments include: Platoon Leader, 584th Maintenance Company, 561st Corps Support Battalion, Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Maintenance Officer, 561st Corps Support Battalion, Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Shop Officer, 584th Maintenance Company, 561st Corps Support Battalion, Fort Campbell; Battalion Logistics Officer, 561st Corps Support Battalion, Fort Campbell; Battalion Plans and Operations, 548th Corps Support Battalion, 10th DISCOM, Fort Drum, New York; Company Commander, 514th Maintenance Company, 548th Corps Support Battalion, Fort Drum, New York; Small Group Instructor, Combined Logistics Captain’s Career Course, Fort Lee, Virginia; Brigade Logistics Officer, 10th Sustainment Brigade, 10th Mountain Division (LI), Fort Drum, New York; Support Operations Officer, 548th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 10th Sustainment Brigade Fort Drum, New York; Executive Officer, 548th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 10th Sustainment Brigade, Fort Drum, New York; Lieutenant Colonel Assignments Officer, Human Resources Command, Fort Knox, Kentucky; Battalion Commander, 541st Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 1st Infantry Division Sustainment Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas; and Deputy Director, Department of the Army G-4 Supply Directorate, Pentagon.
COL Anderson served most recently as the Chief, Strategic Operations and Plans, Commander’s Initiatives Group, 1st Theater Sustainment Command, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, in support of Operations Inherent Resolve, Spartan Shield, Resolute Support, and Freedom’s Sentinel.
COL Anderson holds a bachelor’s degree in Technology from Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana; a master’s of Logistics Management from Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida; and a Master of Strategic Studies degree from the Marine Corps University. Col. Anderson’s military education includes: Ordnance Officer Basic Course, Airborne Course, Air Assault Course, Combined Logistics Officer Advance Course, Combined Arms and Services Staff School, Logistics Executive Development Course, Support Operations Officer Course Phase I and II, Multinational Logistics Course, Joint Planners Course, Intermediate Level Education, and Marine Corps Senior Service College.
Command Sergeant Major - CSM Carla M. Hill
Command Sergeant Major Carla M. Hill joined the Army in May 1997. CSM Hill completed Basic Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, and Advance Individual Training where she trained as a Transportation Management Coordinator (88N) at Fort Eustis, Virginia.
CSM Hill held numerous positions from Battalion Command Sergeant Major to Senior Transportation Supervisor. CSM Hill’s assignments include Battalion Command Sergeant Major, 39th Transportation Battalion, Kleber Kaserne, Germany; Support Operations Distribution Integrations NCOIC, 593rd Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington; First Sergeant, 551st Inland Cargo Transfer Company and Operations NCOIC, 501st Brigade, Camp Carroll, Korea; Staff Movements NCO and Operations Sergeant U.S. Army South, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; Transportation Management Coordinator, Staff Movements NCO, and Senior Transportation Management Coordinator, 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), Fort Hood, Texas; Transportation Logistics NCO, Movements Supervisor, and Operations Sergeant, 4th Corps Materiel Management Company, Fort Hood, Texas; and Materiel Management Rail NCO, Air NCO, Highway Supervisor, and Freight NCO, Movement Control Company, Fort Irwin, California. She participated in Operation Iraqi Freedom (two tours), Joint Task Force Katrina, and Operation Unified Response.
CSM Hill’s military education includes the Warrior Leaders Course, Advance Leaders Course, Senior Leaders Course, U.S. Army Sergeants Major Course, Command Sergeant Major Development Program, Battle Staff Noncommissioned Officers Course, Master Resiliency Trainer Course, Support Operations Officer Course, Joint Planning and Execution System Course, Joint Planning and Execution System Action Officer Course, Unit Movement Officer Course, BCS3 Basic Operators Course, Contracting Officer Representative Course, Air Load Planner Course, Automated Air Load Planners Course, and Hazardous Material Course. CSM Hill has a Bachelor of Science in Business and a Master of Business Administration in Organizational Development and Human Behavior.
CSM Hill’s awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (1 Silver Leaf Cluster), Joint Service Commendation Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Commendation Medal (2 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (4 OLC), Army Superior Unit Award, Good Conduct Medal (7th Award), National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Iraqi Campaign Medal, Global War Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War Terrorism Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Armed Forces Service Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 3), Army Service Ribbon, and Overseas Service Ribbon. CSM Hill also received the Ancient Order of Saint Christopher Award.