Troop Command - Sergeant Major
Sergeant Major Murray enlisted into the Army in March 1992 and attended basic training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. He completed Advanced Individual Training (AIT) 68A Bio-Medical Repairer Course at Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center, Colorado.
His previous positions and assignments include: Division Surgeon SGM, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Georgia; NCOIC, Directorate of Logistics, Womack Army Medical Center, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Chief, Curriculum Development Branch, Sheppard, Air Force Base, Texas; NCOIC, Diagnostic Imaging II, Sheppard, Air Force Base, Texas; Chief, Clinical Engineering Satellite Services Branch, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington D.C.; Assistant NCOIC, Bravo Company, Medical Maintenance, 16th MEDLOG Battalion, Korea; NCOIC, Medical Maintenance, 249th General Hospital, Fort Gordon, Georgia; Medical Equipment Repairer, Alpha Company, Medical Maintenance, 16th MEDLOG Battalion, Korea; Medical Equipment Repairer, Medical Maintenance, General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.
During his career Sergeant Major Murray has served as: Acting Troop Command Sergeant Major, Acting First Sergeant, AIT Platoon Sergeant, Maintenance Platoon Sergeant, Squad Leader, M16 Range Coordinator and OIC, Expert Field Medical Badge Test Board Member and Evaluator, Retention NCO, Unit Prevention Leader Program Supervisor, Unit NBC NCO, Training NCO, DEPMEDs Instructor, Milvan and ISO Shelter Inspection Team Supervisor.
Sergeant Major Murray has participated in the following military education and training programs: the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (Class 63); Advanced Noncommissioned Officer Course; Basic Noncommissioned Officer Course; Primary Leadership Development Course; Air Assault Course; Total Army Retention Course; Unit Prevention Leader Course; Instructor Supervisor Course; Army Basic Instructor Training Course; Combat Lifesaver Course; Nuclear Biological Chemical Officer Course; Hazardous Materials Management Course; Unit Level Logistics Systems Ground (ULLS-G) Supervisor Course; Container Certification (CSC) Course; Basic Bio-Medical Technician Course.
Sergeant Major Murray’s civilian education includes an Associate’s Degree in Biomedical Equipment Technology and he is currently working towards a Bachelor of Science Degree. Sergeant Major Murray has earned the Certified Biomedical Equipment Technician (CBET) certification.
Military awards, citations, and decorations include: the Meritorious Service Medal (2OLC); Army Commendation Medal, (2OLC); Army Achievement Medal, (7OLC); Army Good Conduct Medal, 7th award; National Defense Service Medal, 1st Bronze Star; Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; Korean Defense Service Medal; NCO Professional Development Ribbon, 4th award; Army Service Medal; Overseas Service Medal, 2nd award; Expert Field Medical Badge; Air Assault Badge; Drivers Badge, Wheeled; Basic Marksmanship Qualification Badge, Expert. Sergeant Major Murray is a member of the Order of Military Medical Merit (O2M3).