CSM Shaun Curry
Command Sergeant Major Shaun D. Curry is a native of Wauwatosa, WI and he enlisted in Army in February 2001 from Milwaukee, WI. He attended One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Georgia as an Infantryman. CSM Curry has served in every Enlisted leader position from Team Leader to Senior Enlisted Advisor. CSM Curry’s previous assignments include 2nd Ranger Battalion (JBLM, WA), Human Resources Command / 75th Ranger Regiment Headquarters (Fort Knox, KY), 3rd Ranger Battalion (Fort Benning, GA), 6th Ranger Training Battalion (Eglin AFB, FL), and Noncommissioned Officer Leadership Center of Excellence (Fort Bliss, TX), Prior to coming to Hawaii He was an original member or “plank holder” for 5th Security Forces Assistance Brigade (SFAB), serving as the Operations Sergeant Major for 2nd Battalion 5th SFAB on JBLM, WA. CSM Curry’s most recent assignment was as the Battalion CSM of 1st of the 21st Infantry Regiment on Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
CSM Curry has completed all levels of the Noncommissioned Officer Professional Military Education up to and including the United States Sergeants Major Academy (Class 69). His additional military schooling includes Airborne School, the 75th Ranger Regiment Ranger Indoctrination Program (RIP), Static Line Jump Master School, Survival Evasion Resistance and Escape (SERE-C), Reconnaissance Senior Leaders Course (RSLC), Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention Foundation Course (SHARP), and the Common Faculty Development Program Instructor Course (CFDPIC), Master Resilience Training Course (MRT), Combat Advisor Training Course (CAT-C) and Jungle Operations Training Course (JOTC). CSM Curry holds a Bachelor of Arts in Homeland Security from American Military University, a Master’s of Science in Organizational Development and Leadership from the University of the Incarnate Word and a Master’s Certificate in Emergency Management from Upper Iowa University.
CSM Curry’s deployed 14 times for a total of 61 months to both Afghanistan and Iraq in support of the Global War on Terror. His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal with V device, Bronze Star Medal (3rd award), Purple Heart, Meritorious Service Medal (5th award), Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal (2nd award), Army Achievement Medal (2nd award), the Combat Infantryman Badge, Expert Infantryman Badges, the Ranger Tab, Jungle Tab, Master Parachutists Badge, and is a member of the Order of Saint Maurice.
CSM Curry is married and has three children.