Command Sgt. Maj. Evan M. Pacer

CSM Pacer is a native of Middletown, New York. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in July of 2001 as a 98J, Electronic Intelligence Analyst. He completed basic Training at Fort Leonardwood, Missouri, and Advance Individual Training at Fort Huachuca, Arizona.

CSM Pacer’s initial assignment was Bravo Company, 532nd Military Intelligence Battalion, Camp Humphrey’s, South Korea, as an Intelligence Analyst. From 2003-2005 he was assigned to the 743rd Military Intelligence Battalion, Colorado, as a Team Leader, Squad Leader, and Intelligence Analyst. Following Colorado, CSM Pacer was assigned to the Army Network Warfare Battalion where he held positions as an Operator, Platoon Sergeant, and First Sergeant, with four deployments in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. From 2010-2012 he was stationed at Heidelberg, Germany with the 24th Military Intelligence Battalion supporting the USAREUR G2 as the Senior SIGINT Sergeant and Platoon Sergeant. In  2012, CSM Pacer served at Fort Hood, Texas holding subsequent assignments as the Chief Intelligence Sergeant within the III Corps G2 and First Sergeant of Bravo Company, 163rd Military Intelligence Battalion with a deployment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. From 2014-2016 CSM Pacer served as the First Sergeant of Bravo Company, 717th Military Intelligence Battalion in San Antonio, Texas. CSM Pacer then held various positions within the 111th Military Intelligence Brigade from 2016-2019 beginning as the Chief Instructor for the 35N, Basic Analysis and Reporting Course in Goodfellow AFB, then to Fort Huachuca as the Brigade Operations Sergeant Major and finishing as the 309th Military Intelligence Battalion Command Sergeant Major. His most recent assignment was the 24th Military Intelligence Battalion Command Sergeant Major in Wiesbaden, Germany.

CSM Pacer’s awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (4 OLC), Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal (4 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (2 OLC), Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Army Good Conduct Medal (6th Award), National Defense Service Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Iraqi Campaign Medal (3 campaign stars), Afghanistan Campaign Medal (1 campaign star), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (Numeral 4), NATO Medal, Combat Action Badge, and the German Schutzenschnur.