Command Sergeant Major Seagram W. Porter is a native of Los Angeles, CA and enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1996. CSM Porter duty positions and assignments include, Squad Leader Bravo Battery 5th Battalion, 7th Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Hanau, Germany. Detailed Recruiter and Station Commander, Chicago Recruiting Battalion, Waukegan Illinois. Platoon Sergeant Echo Battery 3rd Battalion, 2nd Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Fort Bliss, Texas. First Sergeant Echo Battery 3rd Battalion, 2nd Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Fort Bliss, Texas. Chief Instructor, Fort Bliss NCO Academy Basic Leader Course, Fort Bliss, Texas. First Sergeant Delta Battery 3rd Battalion, 43rd Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Fort Bliss, Texas. EMMO NCOIC 3rd Battalion, 43rd Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Fort Bliss, Texas. First Sergeant Foxtrot Company 1st Battalion, 44th Air Missile Defense (AMD) Fort Hood, Texas. First Sergeant Charlie Battery 1st Battalion, 44th Air Missile Defense (AMD) Fort Hood, Texas. Advisor NCOIC Air and Missile Division, United States Military Training Mission, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. First Sergeant HHB 1st Battalion, 62nd Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Fort Hood, Texas.  Operations Sergeant Major, HQ 1st Battalion, 62nd Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Fort Hood, Texas. United States Army Sergeants Major Academy Fort Bliss, Texas. Operations Sergeant Major, 69th Air Defense Artillery Brigade Fort Hood, Texas. Command Sergeant Major, 4th Battalion 5th Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Fort Hood, Texas.  Command Sergeant Major, 69th Air Defense Artillery Brigade Fort Hood, Texas.

Command Sergeant Major Porter’s military and civilian education includes, Primary Leadership Development Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officers Course, Advanced Noncommissioned Officers Course, Unit Armor Course, Defense Utilization Marketing, Defense Packing & Hazardous Material Course, Combat Lifesavers Course, Unit Prevention Leader Course, Army Recruiting and Retention Course, Senior Leader Course, Small Group Instructor Training Course, Total Army Instructor Training Course, United States Army Sergeant’s Major Academy Class 67, Battalion Pre-Command Sergeants Major Course. Command Sergeant Major Porter is also a graduate of Park University where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Psychology. Additionally, Command Sergeant Major Porter holds Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of Texas at El Paso.

His awards and decorations include: Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (5th award), Army Commendation Medal (5th award), Army Achievement Medal (6th award), National Defense Service Ribbon, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal (2), Global War on Terrorism Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal (8th award), Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Medal (5), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon and Army Gold Recruiting Badge. Command Sergeant Major Porter is also a member of the prestigious Sergeant Audie Murphy Club.