CSM Michael P. Bennett

   CSM Bennett enlisted in the Army in 1994 from Baker City, Oregon. He attended One Station Unit
Training (OSUT) at B Co., 787th Military Police Battalion, Fort McClellan, Alabama as a Military Police Corrections Specialist.

   His previous duty assignments are Charlie Company 704th Military Police Battalion, Fort Lewis, WA, 9th MP Detachment 95th Military Police Battalion, Mannheim GE; Alpha Company, 701st Military Police Battalion, Fort Leonard Wood, MO; Charlie Company, 795th Military Police Battalion, Fort Leonard Wood, MO; Echo Company, 795th Military Police Battalion, Fort Leonard Wood, MO; 193rd Military Police Company, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba; Charlie Company, 795th Military Police Battalion, Fort Leonard Wood, MO; HHC, 705th Military Police Battalion, Fort Leavenworth, KS; 40th Military Police Detention Battalion, 15th Military Police Brigade, Fort Leavenworth, KS; Enlisted Personal Management Division, Human Resources Command, Fort Knox, KY; Joint Detention Group, JTF, GTMO, and Command Management Branch, Human Resource Command.


   CSM Bennett has served as a Corrections Specialist, Team Leader, Corrections NCO, CBRN NCO, Employment NCO, and Advanced Individual Training Instructor; to include Drill Sergeant, Senior Drill Sergeant, Platoon Sergeant, Battalion Operations NCO, First Sergeant, Theater Interment Facility Sergeant Major, Battalion Command Sergeant Major, Brigade Operations Sergeant Major, Military Police Branch Sergeant Major and Brigade Command Sergeant Major. His most recent assignment was the Branch Sergeant Major for Command Management Branch, Human Resources Command.


   His military education includes: Basic Leader Course, Air Assault School, Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear NCO Course, Advanced Leader Course, Basic Instructor Training Course, Domestic Violence Intervention Course, Drill Sergeant School, Interservice Nonlethal Individual Weapons Instructor Course, First Sergeant Course, Digital Training Management Master Trainer Course (DTMS), Combatives Level 1, and a graduate of the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy Class 62. CSM Bennett has a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice and is currently pursuing a Masters in Management.


   Awards and decorations include Defense Superior Service Medal, Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (3 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (4 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (2 OLC), Navy Achievement Medal, Meritorious Unit Citation, Good Conduct Medal (8th Award), National Defense Medal (Bronze Star Device), Iraq Campaign Medal (Bronze Star Device),  Global War on Terror Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terror Service Medal, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 5 device), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (Numeral 4 device), Drill Sergeant Identification Badge, Air Assault Badge, Drivers Badge and German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge (Gold).