Lt. Col. Sedrick L. Jackson was commissioned in the United States Army in the Chemical Corps as a Second Lieutenant in 1998 upon graduating from Saint Mary’s University.
Jackson’s career has spanned a wide variety of Chemical Corps assignments at Platoon, Battalion, Brigade and Division. He has served as an Assignment officer for the Chemical Corps, Accounts and Strength Manager with the Operations and Plans Division at Human Resources Command and Concept Plan planner for U. S. Army North. Prior to taking command of the U.S. Recruiting Battalion Milwaukee, Colonel Jackson served as the Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Chief at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
He has been deployed to Kuwait, Afghanistan, and Iraq and has served state-side at Fort Hood, Texas; Alexandria, Virginia; Fort Sam Houston, Texas and Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
Colonel Jackson holds a Bachelor Degree in Corporate Finance from Saint Mary’s University and a Master of Science in Environmental Management from Webster University.
His military awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Commendation Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Achievement Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, the German Efficiency Badge and the Basic Recruiter Badge.