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News | Jan. 15, 2020

Top recruiters 1st quarter FY 20

By USAREC Public Affairs U.S. Army Recruiting Command

The Army’s top recruiters will be recognized by Army senior leaders at the Hall of Heroes in the Pentagon Jan. 22.

Sixteen recruiters from across U.S. Army Recruiting Command will be highlighted for their success in the first quarter of fiscal 2020.

Based on numbers from October through December, USAREC selected the top recruiters from each brigade and one from the Special Operations Recruiting Battalion to be recognized by Army leaders and spend some time in the nation’s capital.

The individuals from the recruiting brigades accessed a combined total of 208 new recruits; the two medical recruiters had 11 board selected officers; and the special operations recruiter accessed 34.

USAREC’s top recruiters of the first quarter are as follows:

1st Recruiting Brigade

Sgt. 1st Class Yendugnoan Bombome, Baltimore Battalion – Baltimore, Maryland

Staff Sgt. Harry Palomino, New York City Battalion – Bronx, New York

2nd Recruiting Brigade

Staff Sgt. Corey Tarr, Atlanta Battalion – Columbus, Georgia

Sgt. Carlos GarciaVelazquez, Miami Battalion – Caguas, Puerto Rico

3rd Recruiting Brigade

Staff Sgt. Leonard Markley, Cleveland Battalion – Toledo, Ohio

Staff Sgt. Tamara Robinson, Chicago Battalion – Chicago, Illinois

Staff Sgt. Louis Sanchez, Indianapolis Battalion – Avon, Indiana

Staff Sgt. Emmanuel Velez, Nashville Battalion – Oak Ridge Tennessee

5th Recruiting Brigade

Staff. Sgt. Michael Kerr, Dallas Battalion – Terrell, Texas

Staff Sgt. Shoshana Maya, Houston Battalion – Conroe, Texas

Sgt. Buaya Adhikari, San Antonio Battalion – Live Oak, Texas

6th Recruiting Brigade

Staff Sgt. Alejandro Maganalopez, Southern California Battalion – El Centro, California

Staff Sgt. Rawlings Nekpenekpen, Southern California Battalion – El Centro, California

Medical Recruiting Brigade

Sgt. 1st Class Michael Schlag, 2nd Medical Recruiting Battalion – Raleigh, North Carolina

Sgt. 1st Class Michael Thomas, 6th  Medical Recruiting Battalion – San Diego, California

Special Operations Recruiting Battalion

Sgt. 1st Class Brian Baxer – Fort Campbell, Kentucky



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