Command Sergeant Major T. Mwema Kamau

Command Sergeant Major Kamau enlisted into the Army from Birmingham, Alabama. He attended and graduated Basic Training at Fort Benning, GA, in May 2002 and later graduated from Fort Sam Houston, TX, in September 2002 with the MOS 91W, Health Care Specialist (Combat Medic).

CSM Kamau is currently assigned as the Garrison CSM, Carlisle Barracks, PA. His previous assignments are; Chief Medical (CM) NCO for United Stated Medical Depart Activity – Japan; CM NCO 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Fort Campbell, KY; Operations Coordinator U.S. Embassy in Conakry, Guinea; Senior Practical Nurse NCO, Education Division NCOIC, and Combined Intensive Care Unit NCOIC, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany; Operations and Plans Sergeant, Operations NCOIC, Detachment Sergeant (FWD AF), Practical Nurse NCO (FWD IZ), and Platoon Sergeant with 14th Combat Support Hospital, Fort Benning GA; Support Operations NCO and Practical Nurse NCO North Atlantic Regional Medical Command/ Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington DC; Combat Medic (FWD IZ) and Health Care Specialist 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Irwin, CA.

CSM Kamau's military education includes the Health Emergencies in Large Populations Course, Joint Medical Executive Skills Program Course, Practice Manager Course, Division Surgeon Course, Attaché Staff Training Program Course, Senior Leaders Course, Advanced Leaders Course, Basic Leaders Course, Anti-Terrorism Officer (Basic) Course, Battle Staff Course, Brigade Combat Team Trauma Training Course, Joint Task Force Trauma Management Course, Air-load Planners Course, Air Assault Course, Airborne Course, Joint Task Force Combat Trauma Management Course, Military/ Skills Proficiency Course ((68C) (Directors Award)), Emergency Medical Technician-Ambulatory Course, and is a graduate of the Sergeants Major Course Non-Resident Class 46.

CSM Kamau's awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal, Distinguished Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (2 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (4 OLC), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal (9 OLC), Good Conduct Medal (7th Award), Non-Commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (5th  numeral), National Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal (2 CS), Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Overseas Ribbon (5th numeral), North Atlantic Treaty Organization Medal, Combat Medic Badge, Combat Action Badge, Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, Driver and Mechanic Badge (wheeled), and the Norwegian Foot March Badge (Bronze).

CSM Kamau is a member of the prestigious Sergeant Audie Murphy Club, the Order of Military Medical Merit and holds an Associates of Science degree in Allied Health.