Command Sgt. Maj. Juan-Paul Scott hails from New Orleans, Louisiana. He entered the Army November 12, 1992. He completed Basic Combat Training at Fort Knox, Kentucky and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Sam Houston, Texas as a Combat Medical Specialist.
Scott’s military education includes: graduate of the United States Army Sergeant’s Major Academy Class #65, Department of the Army First Sergeant’s Course, United States Army Recruiting Command’s First Sergeants Course, United States Army Recruiting Command Master Trainers Course, Recruiting Guidance Counselor Course, Advanced Noncommissioned Officer’s Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officer’s Course, Primary Leadership Course, Station Commander’s Course, and Army Recruiter’s Course. His civilian education consist of a Master of Business Administration Degree with Specialization in Supervision and completion of the Master Resiliency Training Level 1.
His assignments include; Selection as the Command Sergeant Major for the Miami Recruiting Battalion, Command Sergeant Major of the New England Recruiting Battalion, Sacramento Recruiting Battalion Operations Sergeant Major, Sacramento Recruiting Battalion Capitol Company as the First Sergeant, United States Army Recruiting and Retention School as the Army Recruiting Course Director, Baton Rouge Recruiting Battalion as the First Sergeant for the New Orleans Recruiting Company, Company Operation Trainer (COT) for the Baton Rouge Recruiting Company, New Orleans Recruiting Battalion as the Battalion Master Trainer, First Sergeant for the Baton Rouge Recruiting Company, Limited Production Station Commander for the Hammond Recruiting Station, Seigan Lane Recruiting Station, New Orleans Downtown Recruiting Station, On Production Station Commander for the Chalmette Recruiting Station, Detail Recruiter for the Metairie Recruiting Station, NCOIC for the 1st Engineer Battalion Aid Station and Combat Medic for the HHC Fort Riley, KS.
Scott’s awards and decorations include: Meritorious Service Medal (three oak leaf clusters), Army Commendation Medal (two oak leaf clusters), Army Achievement Medal (five oak leaf clusters), Army Good Conduct Medal (seventh award), Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (with numerical device 4), National Defense Service Ribbons (2 bronze stars), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Army Superior Unit Award, the Glen E. Morrell Award for Excellence in Recruiting, the Recruiter’s Ring for Excellence in Recruiting, the Gold Recruiter Badge with three sapphire stars and the Expert Field Medical Badge.
Scott is married and they have one child.