Command Sgt. Maj. Luis M. Bultron, 1st Battalion, 14th Aviation Regiment

Command Sgt. Maj. Luis M. Bultron was born in Carolina, Puerto Rico. He joined the U.S. Army on Aug. 30, 2000, and attended Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. Upon completion of his Basic Training, he attended advanced training at Fort Eustis, Virginia, and was awarded the MOS of 15R, AH-64 Attack Helicopter Repairer.

Bultron has held several leadership positions and served in a multitude of organizations. He served as section sergeant in Charlie Co., 1-2nd Aviation Regiment Camp Page, Korea; AH-64 technical inspector, platoon sergeant, and first sergeant in 1-101st Aviation Regiment, Fort Campbell, Kentucky; small group leader in 1st Staff and Faculty, Fort Eustis; senior aviation operations sergeant in 4-6 Heavy Attack Reconnaissance Squadron, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington; brigade S3 aviation operations chief and rear detachment sergeant major for 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas.

Bultron has completed a variety of military schools and civilian education, including: all levels of primary military education including Air Assault School, Battle Staff Course, Army Combative Level I and II, First Sergeant Course, Master Resilience Trainer, and a graduate of the United States Army Sergeant Major Academy Class 69, and the Battalion Command Sergeant Major Pre-Command Course. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Leadership and Workforce Development from Command and General Staff College.

Bultron has deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom (2005), Operation Freedom’s Sentinel ( 2007, 2012, and 2015), and Operation Inherent Resolve (2016).

His awards and decorations include: Bronze Star Medal (3), Meritorious Service Medal (4), Army Commendation Medal (4), Army Achievement Medal (7), Army Good Conduct Medal (7), National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Inherent Resolve Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korea Defense Service Medal, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (5), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (6), Meritorious Unit Commendation (5), Superior Unit Award (2), the Order of Saint Michael, Air Assault Badge and Master Aviation Crewmember Badge.