SGM JENNIFER A. REDDING
SERGEANT MAJOR, USAISR
Sergeant Major Jennifer A. Redding enlisted in the United States Army on September 28, 1998 and attended Basic Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Sam Houston, Texas.
SGM Redding's assignments include General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital, Fort Leonard Wood, where she served as Pharmacy Technician; Darnall Army Medical Center, Fort Hood, Texas, where she served as the Non-Commissioned Officer-in-Charge for Inpatient Pharmacy; Kaiserslautern, Germany, where she served as NCOIC of Outpatient Pharmacy; Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany, where she served as NCOIC of Supply and Support and NCOIC of Inpatient Pharmacy; Phoenix Recruiting Battalion, Phoenix, Arizona, where she served as an Active Duty Army Recruiter; 10th Combat Support Hospital, Fort Carson, Colorado, where she served as a Senior Pharmacy NCOIC, S-4 NCOIC, and Alpha Company First Sergeant; 264th Medical Battalion, Joint Base San Antonio, Texas, where she served as an Advanced Individual Training First Sergeant, Bravo Company; Command Sergeant Major, 421st Medical Battalion (Multifunctional), Baumholder, Germany; 1st Medical Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas as the Command Sergeant Major; and The Medical Professional Training Brigade, US Army Medical Center of Excellence/Training and Doctrine Command, Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas where she served as the Command Sergeant Major.
SGM Redding's deployments include Afghanistan for 12 months with the 10th Combat Support Hospital in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and Qatar for nine months with the 1st Medical Brigade in support of Operation Spartan Shield.
SGM Redding's military education includes Pharmacy Specialist Course (68Q); Pharmacy Sterile Products Course; Basic Leader Course; Advanced Leader Course; Senior Leader Course; Pregnancy and Postpartum Physical Training Course; Recruiting and Retention School; Sabalauski Air Assault School; First Sergeant Course; Master Resilience Trainer Course and Sergeants Major Course (Class 65). Her civilian education includes an Associate's Degree in General Studies from Eastern Arizona Community College and a Bachelor's degree in Health Services Administration from Baker University. She is currently pursuing a Master's degree in Public Administration/Emergency Services.
SGM Redding's awards and decorations include Legion of Merit (Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster); Bronze Star; Meritorious Service Medal (5 Silver Oak Leaf Cluster); Army Commendation Medal; Army Achievement Medal (5 Oak Leaf Clusters); Good Conduct Medal (7 Awards); National Defense Service Medal; Afghanistan Campaign Medal; Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal; Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (w/ Numeral 5); Army Service Ribbon; Overseas Service Ribbon (w/ Numeral 5); NATO Meritorious Service Medal; Meritorious Unit Citation; Gold Recruiter Badge; Air Assault Badge; Basic Marksmanship Qualification Badge; Drivers Badge; German Armed Forces Marksmanship Badge (Gold); German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge (Gold); United States Army Recruiter Ring; Glenn E. Morrell Medallion and the Order of Military Merit (O2M3).