USAREUR names career counselor of the year

By U.S. Army Europe Public Affairs
Dec. 7, 2010

HEIDELBERG, Germany -- Sgt. 1st Class Martonio Patterson, representing the 18th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 16th Sustainment Brigade, won the U.S. Army Europe Career Counselor of the Year award for 2010.

Career counselors are technical experts and advisors for the Army retention program. They assist Soldiers and their Families with defining and achieving the goals they set for themselves while they are in the military.

Patterson will compete at the Army-level career counselor competition at the Pentagon in January.