CSM Terry L. Anderson Jr.
 

 

Command Sergeant Major Anderson is a native of Cedar Falls, Iowa. He entered the Army in July 1999 from Columbia, South Carolina as a Finance Specialist. He attended Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina.

CSM Anderson's assignments include: Sergeant Major, 4th Financial Management Support Unit, Ft. Bliss, TX; First Sergeant, 106th Financial Management Support Unit, Bauhmholder, Germany; Assistant Inspector General, XVIII Airborne Corps, Ft. Bragg, NC; Detachment Sergeant, C Detachment, 106th Financial Management Support Unit, Vicenza, Italy; Small Group Leader, Soldier Support Institute, Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Ft. Jackson, SC; Pay Manager, A Detachment, 126th Financial Management Company, Ft. Bragg, NC; Pay Analyst, B Detachment, 106th Finance Battalion, Hohenfels, Germany; Pay Technician, A Company, 101st Soldier Support Battalion, Ft. Campbell, KY.

CSM Anderson's deployments include Kosovo in support of Operation Joint Guardian KFOR 4B; Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom 06-08; Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom 12-13 and Operation Freedom's Sentinel.

CSM Anderson's military and civilian education includes all levels of professional military education to include graduating the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (Class 68), Battalion Pre-Command Course/Command Sergeants Major Course, Battalion Command Sergeants Major Development Program, Financial Management Pre-Command Course, Inspector General Course, First Sergeant Course, Executive Comptroller Course, Battle Staff, Master Resilience Training, Equal Opportunity Leaders Course, Instructor Course, Small Group Instructor Training, Antiterrorism Officer Basic Course, Unit Movement Officer Deployment Planning Course, Contracting Officer Representative Course, Air Assault School and Airborne School. CSM Anderson has a Bachelor's degree in Organizational Management from the University of Arizona Global Campus.

CSM Anderson's awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (2nd Award), Meritorious Service Medal (6th Award), Army Commendation Medal (6th Award), Army Achievement Medal (12th Award), Army Superior Unit Award (2nd Award), Army Good Conduct Medal (7th Award), National Defense Service Medal, Kosovo Campaign Medal (w/ Bronze Service Star), Afghanistan Campaign Medal (w/ 2 Campaign Star), Iraqi Campaign Medal (w/ 2 Campaign Star), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 5), Army Service Ribbon, Army Overseas Service Ribbon (Numeral 7), NATO Medal (3rd Award), Air Assault Badge, Parachutist Badge and German Schuetzenschnur Badge (Silver). CSM Anderson is a recipient of the Major General Nathan Townsend Medallion.