COMMAND SERGEANT MAJOR
Alexis A. King
Command Sergeant Major Alexis A. King is a native of Republic of Panama. He entered the United States Army on September 30, 1987. He completed Basic Training at Ft. Knox, KY and Advanced Individual Training for Combat Medics at Ft. Sam Houston, TX.
CSM King earned an Associate of Arts and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management from the University of Maryland, European Division.
CSM King’s military education includes the Primary Leadership Development Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officers Course, Advance Noncommissioned Officers Course, Battle Staff Noncommissioned Officer Course, First Sergeants Course, Sergeants Major Course, and the Command Sergeant Major Pre-Command Course. CSM King has held every leadership position from Team Leader to Command Sergeant Major; his military career includes assignments with 2nd Battalion 87th Infantry, 10th Mountain Division, Ft. Drum, NY; 690th Medical Company, Ft. Benning, GA, where he deployed to the Middle East, in support of Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm; 2nd General Hospital and Landstuhl Army Regional Medical Center, Landstuhl, Germany; Europe Regional Medical Command, Landstuhl, Germany; Columbia Recruiting Battalion, Columbia, SC; Senior Career Management Noncommissioned Officer, United States Army Medical Department Center and School, Ft. Sam Houston, TX; First Sergeant, Company B., Brooke Army Medical Center, Ft. Sam Houston, TX; G3 Sergeant Major, 30th Medical Brigade, Heidelberg, Germany where he deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom 05-07 as the Operations Sergeant Major for Task Force 30th Medical Brigade; Command Sergeant Major, United States Army Medical Department Activity, Ft. Drum, NY; His most recent assignment was Command Sergeant Major, 30th Medical Command (Deployment Support), Heidelberg and Sembach, Germany where he deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom XIII as the Task Force Medical-Afghanistan Command Sergeant Major.
CSM King’s awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal (1 OLC), Meritorious Service Medal (3 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (3 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (2 OLC), Meritorious Unit Commendation (1 OLC), Army Superior Unit Award (1 OLC), Army Good Conduct Medal (numeral eight), National Defense Service Medal (1 BS), Southwest Asia Service Medal (3 BS), Afghan Campaign Medal (1 CS), Iraqi Campaign Medal (2 CS), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (numeral four), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Ribbon (numeral three), NATO Non-Article 5 (ISAF) Medal; Kuwait Liberation Medal (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia), Kuwait Liberation Medal (Kuwait), Combat Action Badge, Expert Field Medical Badge, Parachutist Badge, Gold Recruiter Badge (three sapphires), Driver Mechanic Badge, Expert Marksmanship Badge, and the German Armed Forces Gold Badge for Weapons Proficiency. CSM King is a recipient of the highly prestigious Order of Military Medical Merit (O2M3) and the 2009 Lewis L. Seaman Senior Enlisted Award for Outstanding Operational Support from the Association of Military Surgeons of the United States (AMSUS) and The Army Surgeon General; CSM King served as president elect for the General Creighton W. Abrams, Chapter 8107, Association of the United States Army, Ansbach, Heidelberg, and Illesheim Germany from December 2006 to April 2008.