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MSG Jody Mease


Master Sergeant Jody L. Mease has held several leadership positions to include Chemical Operations Specialist, 46th Chemical Company (2004-2006); CBRN Specialist and Supply Sergeant, E Forward Support Company (2006-2009); CBRN NCO, C Company, 702nd Brigade Support Battalion (2009-2011); CBRN Decontamination Team Leader and Chemical Decontamination Detachment NCOIC, Group Support Company, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne) (2011-2013); AIT Platoon Sergeant and Battalion S3 NCO, C Company, 84th Chemical Battalion (2013-2016); S3 NCOIC and CBRN Staff NCO, 7th Psychological Operations Battalion (Airborne) (2016-2018); CBRN Operations NCO, 4th Psychological Operations Group (Airborne) (2018-2019); First Sergeant Alpha Company, 84th Chemical Battalion (2019-2021); CBRN Advanced Leader Course, Course Chief, Maneuver Support Center of Excellence NCOA (2021-2022); and the Senior Military Equal Opportunity Advisor, 20th CBRNE Command (2022-2023).


Mease is a native of Trevorton, Pennsylvania. She enlisted in the Army Reserves in November 2002 and attended Basic Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. Mease transferred to active duty and attended Advanced Individual Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, as a 74D, Chemical, Biological, Nuclear, Radiological Specialists. Mease’s deployments include Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.


Mease’s military education includes the Company Commander First Sergeant’s Course, Master Leader Course, Senior Leader Course, Advanced Leader Course, and Basic Leader Course. She is also a graduate of the Equal Opportunity Advisor Course, Common Faculty Development-Instructor Course, Survival Evasion Resistance Escape Level C, Master Fitness Trainer Course, Master Resiliency Trainer Couse, AIT Platoon Sergeant Course, Exploitation Analysis Course, SOF Sensitive Exploitation Course, Battle Staff, and Basic Airborne Course. Mease holds an associate degree in general studies from Central Texas College. She is currently attending the United States Sergeants Major Academy Class 74.


Her awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (2 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (5 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (8 OLC), Valorous Unit Award, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Good Conduct Medal (5th), National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Combat Star, Iraqi Campaign Medal with Combat Star, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Armed Forces Service Ribbon, NCO Professional Development Medal (4th), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (3rd), NATO Medal, and the Combat Action Badge. She has earned the Parachutist Badge, German Armed Forces Badge for Military Proficiency (gold class) and awarded the Honorable Order of the Dragon.


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