Colonel Glenn C. Schmick
Colonel Glenn C. Schmick entered active duty in 1994 with a Commission in the Military Police Corps. He served previously in the North Carolina National Guard beginning in 1990 as an 11B Infantryman. He graduated as a Distinguished Military Graduate and Summa Cum Laude from Appalachian State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. He received his Military Operational Art and Science Masters Degree as a Distinguished Graduate from the Air Command and Staff College in 2009. He received his Strategic Studies Masters Degree as a Distinguished Graduate from the Air Command and Staff College in 2015.
Schmick’s professional military education includes Military Police Officer Basic and Advance courses, Command and General Staff Officer’s Course, Air Command and Staff College, and Air War College.
Previous assignments include: Infantryman, Det 1, C Company, 2/120th IN, Elkin, NC; Platoon Leader, 258th MP Co & 204th MP Co, 519th MP BN, Fort Polk, LA; Commander, HHD, 519th MP BN, Fort Polk, LA; Commander, 554th MP Co, 95th MP BN, Stuttgart, GE; Commander, Monroe Recruiting Co, New Orleans BN, Monroe, LA; Operations Officer, Coalition Land Forces Component Command, Camp Arifjan, KU; S-3 & Executive Officer, 519th MP BN, Fort Polk, LA; Executive Officer, 1st MEB, Fort Polk, LA; Deputy Provost Marshal, DES, Fort Polk, LA; Division Provost Marshal, 1st Armored Division, Wiesbaden, GE; Commander and Director of Emergency Services, 519th MP BN, Fort Polk, LA; Deputy Chief of Staff, Fort Polk, LA; Executive Officer to the Deputy Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Army, Pentagon; Afghan Senior Advisor, NATO, Kabul, Afghanistan.
His awards and decorations include: Bronze Star (1 OLC), Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (8 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (2 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (3 OLC), National Defense Service Medal (with Bronze Service Star), the Iraqi Campaign Medal (2 Bronze Campaign Stars), the Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Bronze Campaign Star, the Global War on Terror Expeditionary & Service Medals, Armed Forces Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Ribbon (6), United Nations Medal, NATO Afghanistan Service Medal and Meritorious Unit Citation (1 OLC). He has also earned the Army Staff Badge, Recruiter Badge, Air Assault Badge, Parachutist Badge, Ranger Tab and German Armed Forces Badge for Military Proficiency (Gold). In addition, he is a proud member of the Military Police Regiment’s Order of the Marchaussee.
Command Sergeant Major Ted Pearson
Senior Enlisted Advisor
Command Sgt. Maj. Ted Pearson joined the United States Army Reserve in December 1987 and attended Initial Entry Training at Fort McClellan, Alabama, graduating as a Military Policeman.
He later entered active service in December 1989. CSM Pearson has served as a Military Policeman and gunner during Operation Promote Liberty in Panama, team leader and protective services agent during Operation Desert Shield and Storm in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait; squad leader during Operation Safe Border in Ecuador and Operation Desert Thunder in Kuwait.
He also served as platoon sergeant, senior drill sergeant, first sergeant, rear battle NCO, instructor and command an tactics NCOIC at the U.S. Army Military Police School, battalion S-2 NCOIC during Operation Iraqi Freedom 06-07, Operations sergeant major, battalion command sergeant major, Commanding Generals Initiatives Group NCOIC and brigade Operations sergeant major.
CSM Pearson has attended all levels of the NCOES culminating with his selection to attend the prestigious United States Army Sergeant Majors Academy, class61. His other schools include the First Sergeant Resident Course, Small Group Leaders Course, Air Assault School, Drill Sergeant School, Hostage Negotiators Course, Radar Instructor Course, All Source Analyst System-Light Course, Conventional Physical Security Course, Air Load Planners Course and the Anti-Terrorism Officer Course.
His awards and decorations include: the Bronze Star Medal (1 OLC), the Meritorious Commendation Medal (4 OLC), the Army Commendation Medal (6 OLC), the Joint Service Achievement Medal, the Army Achievement Medal (3 OLC), the Good Conduct Medal (9th award), the National Defense Service Medal (1 BSS), the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, the Southwest Asia Service Medal (2 BSS), the Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korea Defense Service Medal, NCO Development Ribbon (numeral 3), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (numeral 4), Kuwait Liberation Medal (Saudi Arabia) and the Kuwait Liberation Medal (Kuwait). He has earned the Drill Sergeant Identification Badge, Drivers Badge (wheeled), Air Assault Badge, The German Marksmanship Badge (Gold), The German Armed Forces Efficiency Badge (Gold), he is a member of the prestigious Sergeant Audie Murphy Club and a recipient of the Military Police Corps Regiment Order of the Marechaussee (Bronze) and the Transportation Corps Order of Saint Christopher.