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(319) 335-9187/9192; cell: (319) 430-7682

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Pictured from left to right: 2LT Cortez, CPT Murphy, Coach Ferentz, LTC Millers, and Cadet LTC Robbins.

Coach Ferentz (center) meets with members of the Hawkeye Battalion before the annual Game Ball Run.

Pictured from left to right: 2LT Cortez, CPT Murphy, Coach Ferentz, LTC Millers, and Cadet LTC Robbins.

LTC Joseph H. Albrecht

Professor of Military Science

LTC Joseph H. Albrecht graduated from the University of Washington in 1997 and commissioned into the Armor Corps as an Army ROTC Distinguished Military Graduate. LTC Albrecht has led and served troops in command and staff positions to include Tank Platoon Leader in Korea and Fort Stewart; Tank Company Command with 1st Brigade, 1st Armor Division (1/1AD) in Germany and Iraq; Brigade Assistant S3 with 1/1 AD in Germany and Iraq; Battalion Executive Officer with 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment and Brigade Operations Officer with 4th Stryker Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division at Joint Base Lewis-McCord and Kandahar, Afghanistan.

LTC Albrecht earned his Master’s Degree from the School of Advanced Military Studies at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas and has been awarded numerous decorations to include the Bronze Star for Service (2nd Oak Leaf Cluster) and Meritorious Service Medal (2nd Oak Leaf Cluster).

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MAJ Michael Belin (USAR AGR)

Assistant Professor of Military Science / BN Executive Officer

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CPT Ashlie Rueber (IA ARNG)

Assistant Professor of Military Science / S3 Operations Officer

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MSG David Stoen

Senior Military Instructor and MS III Instructor

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MSG Alexander Thorpe

Military Science I, II Instructor

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SFC Mark Edwards IA ARNG

National Guard Liaison

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Mr. James A. French

Scholarship & Enrollment Officer

Civilian Education: B.S. Computer Science from University of Dubuque ’89. Army Retired August 1st, 2011

Contact me for information regarding this program including scholarships, contracting, and commissioning as an officer in the U.S. Army, Army National Guard, or Army Reserves.

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Mr. Terry Nemmers

Supply Technician

General Schedule Civilian

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Mr. Richard Newell

Human Resources Assistant

General Schedule Civilian
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Mr. Bryce Parker

Military Science Instructor / Contractor

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Mrs. Sharyl Grim

Battalion Secretary

University of Iowa civilian secretary

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