Command Sergeant Major
Command Sergeant Major
Jody L. Stanley
Womack Army Medical Center
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me. Ayn Rand
Command Sergeant Major (CSM) Jody L. Stanley is from Bonifay, Florida. She graduated from Holmes County High School and enlisted into the Army on February 17, 1997. CSM Stanley completed Basic Combat Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri and attended Advanced Individual Training at Fort Sam Houston, Texas to become a 68W Medical Specialist. CSM Stanley holds a Bachelor's of Science degree in Health Sciences with a concentrate in Health Care Management.
Prior to this assignment, CSM Stanley served as the Command Sergeant Major for the 232nd Medical Battalion and the Medical Professional Training Brigade, Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Other key assignments include: USAMEDDAC Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; USAMEDDAC Fort George G. Meade, Maryland; C Co. 232nd Medical Battalion, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center, Fort Hood, Texas; HHC 1st Medical Brigade, Fort Hood Texas; 121st Hospital, Yongsan, Korea; deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom 2009-2010.
CSM Stanley is a graduate of the Basic Leader Course, Advanced Leader Course, Senior Leader Course, Equal Opportunity Leadership Course, Defense Support Civil Authorities II Course, Drill Sergeant School, Master Resiliency Trainer Course, First Sergeant Course, and the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (Class 66 "Drive the Force"). CSM Stanley has served with distinction in all enlisted leadership positions from Squad Leader through Command Sergeant Major. Her positions of increased responsibility include Squad Leader, Non-Commissioned Officer In Charge (NCOIC) of Primary and Acute Care Clinic, Platoon Sergeant, Drill Sergeant, Senior Operations Sergeant, Senior Medical Non-Commissioned Officer (NCO), First Sergeant, and Command Sergeant Major.
CSM Stanley's awards and decorations include but are not limited to the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters (OLC), Army Commendation Medal with 2 OLC, Army Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, the Drill Sergeant Badge, and German Efficiency Badge. CSM Stanley is also a member of the prestigious Order of Military Medical Merit.