COLONEL (DR) JEROME BULLER
A Louisiana native, Colonel Buller began his military career in the enlisted ranks in 1982 as a Medical Laboratory Specialist. In 1985, he left active duty and entered the Louisiana Army National Guard while completing his undergraduate studies. During his undergraduate training, he concurrently attended Of¬ficer Candidate School at the Louisiana State Military Academy, where he was the distinguished honor graduate, followed by completion of the Infantry Officer Basic Course at Ft. Benning, Georgia. His first assignment as a military officer was as a platoon leader with C Co., 3rd Battalion, 156th Infantry Regiment.