Command Sergeant Major Jason Gusman is a native of Houston, TX. He completed Basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri and the Unit Supply Specialist (92Y) course at Fort Lee, Virginia.
CSM Gusman’s first assignment was with Alpha Battery 6th Battalion 29th Field Artillery (MLRS), Strassburg Kaserne, Germany. He was then assigned to HHC 1st Battalion, 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne), Ft. Campbell, KY; Joint Special Operations Command, Ft. Bragg, NC; Headquarters Company United States Army, Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, VA; United States Army Special Operations Aviation Command, Ft. Bragg, NC; 528th Special Troops Battalion Special Operations (Airborne), Ft. Bragg, NC.
CSM Gusman has held numerous positions including Unit Supply Sergeant, Battalion Supply Sergeant, Logistics Operations NCO, Logistics Operations NCOIC, Joint Logistics Operations NCO, Joint Support Operations NCOIC, First Sergeant, G4 SGM and BN CSM. CSM Gusman has deployed to Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Horn of Africa.
CSM Gusman’s military education includes the Primary Leadership Development Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officer Course, Advanced Noncommissioned Officer Course, First Sergeants Course, Joint Special Operations Forces Senior Enlisted Academy, Brigade Pre-Command Course, Garrison Pre-Command Course, Sustainment Pre-Command Course, Battalion Pre-Command Course and Command Sergeant Major Development Program, Action Officer Logistics Course, Joint Logistics Course, Support Operations Course, Battle Staff Course, Special Operations Training Course, Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape (SERE) Course, Airborne School, Pathfinder School, and Air Assault School.
His awards and decorations include: Bronze Star Medal (1OLC), Defense Meritorious Service Medal (1OLC), Meritorious Service Medal (4OLC), Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal (2OLC), Joint Service Achievement Medal (1OLC), Army Achievement Medal (7OLC), Good Conduct Medal (8th Award), National Defense Service Medal (1BSS), Afghanistan Campaign Medal (1BSS), Iraqi Campaign Medal (3BSS), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global war on Terrorism Service Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 5), Combat Action Badge, Airborne Badge, Pathfinder Badge, Air Assault Badge, Driver’s Badge, and the Army Staff Identification Badge; Foreign Decorations include Australian, Columbian, and Mexican jump wings. He is an Order of Saint Martin recipient and a Distinguished Member of the Quartermaster Corp.