Learn the differences between serving on active duty or in the Army Reserve.
Watch Sergeant Robert Catanach tell how the Army Reserve enabled him to serve his country while living close to home to help raise his child.
As ROTC Officers in the Army Reserve, these individuals gain the satisfaction of serving their country while pursuing their goals as civilians. You can, too.
Helping a flight career take off
First Lieutenant Heather Cupitt talks about how the Army Reserve gave her the strength and the opportunity to go from living a small-town life to “flying a multi-million dollar helicopter.”
Transformed into a leader
The Army ROTC turned Captain Valerie Wallis from a “shy girl from Texas” into an outspoken Soldier who leads large groups.
Gaining confidence to take command
Captain Jennifer Huntsman talks about how Army ROTC gave her the confidence to transform herself from a person who would usually “follow the crowd,” into a Soldier who takes command and directs her peers.
Tremendous financial and family benefits
Camaraderie is what Terrance feeds off of and he gets plenty of that in the Army Reserve. “You’re part of a team. You’re part of a chain. You’re part of a family.”
The strength to take charge
Philip talks about what the Army Reserve taught him, “…when everybody works together, there’s nothing you can’t do.”
SGT STAR can help answer any questions you have about the Army.