Tuskegee University
Newly commissioned 2Lt Chew branched aviation.

The Commissioning Ceremony.

Newly commissioned 2Lt Chew branched aviation.

LTC Augustine Clark

Professor Of Military Science

Lieutenant Colonel Augustine Clark assumed duty as the Professor of Military Science at Tuskegee University on 31 July 2007.  LTC Clark is a native of Bay St. Louis, MS.  She has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial Technology (Concentration Electronics) and a Master of Science Degree in Industrial Education from Alcorn State University, in Lorman, MS.

 LTC Clark first entered the service in March 1987 through the U.S. Army Reserve completing Basic Training at Fort McClellan, AL and Advanced Individual Training in the Quartermaster Corps at Fort Lee, VA.  She was a Simultaneous Membership Program cadet at Alcorn State University receiving a commission as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in December 1990.

Following graduation from the Engineer Officer Basic Course in January 1992 at Fort Leonard Wood, MO, she was assigned to Fort Lewis, WA where she served as a Vertical and Earthmoving Platoon Leader, Battalion Maintenance Officer and Company Executive Officer in the 864th Engineer Battalion (Combat) (Heavy). She also served as an Operations Officer at the I Corps Battle Simulations Center. 

Upon completion of the Engineer Officer Advance Course in February 1996, LTC Clark was assigned to U.S. Army South in the Republic of Panama, serving as an Engineer Exercise Planner at Fort Clayton and Commanding the 518th Engineer Company (Combat) (Heavy), 5-87th Infantry Battalion (Light) at Fort Kobbe. Upon completion of Company Command in June 1999, LTC Clark was assigned to Texas A&M University as an Assistant Professor of Military Science with duty as the Military Science I Course Director.  She also served as the Military Advisor for the Society of American Military Engineers and Companies G-1 and V-1.

In August 2002, LTC Clark was assigned to 3rd U.S. Army, Fort McPherson, GA with duty in C3 Current Operations, serving as an Operations Officer and deploying in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. In June 2004, she was assigned to Fort Leonard Wood, MO where she served as the Deputy Chief, Training Integration Office, Directorate of Training and S3 and Executive Officer, 554th Engineer Battalion, 1st Engineer Brigade. 

During her career, LTC Clark has executed missions in Haiti, Dominica, Ecuador, Panama, Peru, El Salvador, Kuwait, and Egypt.

LTC Clark’s military schools include the Engineer Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, the Airborne Course, Combined Arms and Services Staff School, and the Command and General Staff College.

Her awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal with one Oak Leak Cluster (OLC), the Joint Service Commendation Medal, the Army Commendation Medal (2 OLC), the Army Achievement Medal, the Joint Meritorious Unit Award, the Army Superior Unit Award, the National Defense Service Medal with 1 Star, the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Parachutist Badge, and the Engineer Bronze de Fleury Medal.

Lieutenant Colonel Clark is married to Charles Clark Jr. of Kansas City, Kansas. They have one daughter Trinity Clark.

MAJ Jeffrey Turner

Assistant Professor of Military Science and Enrollment Scholarship Officer

Major Turner is a native of Fort Valley, Georgia. He enlisted in the United States Army in 1989 and served in the Regular Army from 1989 – 1992. He received an ROTC Green to Gold Scholarship to attend Campbell University in 1993. He graduated and received his commission in 1996 as a Quartermaster Officer.

Major Turner’s first assignment as an officer was with 803rd Quartermaster Company Map Support Platoon at Fort Gillem, Georgia as a platoon leader from 1997 to 1999. His next duty assignment was with the 282nd Quartermaster Company located at Montgomery, Alabama. He served as the Supply Operation Officer from 1999 – 2002. While serving as the Supply Operation Officer he took over as company commander in 2000 and commanded the unit until 2003 at which time he entered the Active Guard Reserve program and mobilized to Fort Riley, Kansas with the 3rd Bn, 382nd Regiment until 2006.

He was later called to command the 716th Quartermaster Company located at Jersey City, NJ in May of 2006 which he commanded until his assignment to Tuskegee University Army ROTC Department in June of 2008. Major Turner’s military education which includes: the Quartermaster Officer Basic Course, the Quartermaster School, Advance Course, Combined Arms Service Schools, Associated Leader Executive Development Course, Petroleum Officer Course, Unit Mobilization Planners Course, Physical Security Basic Course,  Company Trainers Course, Facility Manager Course, Security Manager Course, and U.S. Army Airborne School and Air Assault School. 

Major Turner’s civilian education include:  a BBA in Computer Information Systems from Campbell University at Buies Creek, NC in 1996 and a MS in Information Technology Management from Touro University at Cypress, CA in 2002. Major Turner also holds Six Sigma Green Belt and is working towards his Black Belt.

Major Turner’s awards and decorations include: the Army Commendation Medal, the Joint Service Commendation Ribbon, the Superior Unit Award, the Army Good Conduct Medal, the Army Reserve Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Ribbon, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Armed Forces Reserves Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon.

CPT Nicholas R. Hodge

Assistant Professor of Military Science and Training Officer

Captain Nicholas R. Hodge entered the US Army in 1992. Upon completion of Infantry Basic Training at Ft Benning, Georgia, he was subsequently assigned to the 3rd BN 22nd Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division (L), Hawaii.  In 2002 CPT Hodge was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant through the US Army Officer Candidate School.

CPT Hodge’s first assignment as an officer, was in the 82nd Airborne Division, where he served as Executive Officer of Bravo Battery 3rd BN (Airborne), 4th Air Defense Artillery Regiment.

CPT Hodge’s other assignments include Assistant S-3 (Operations) 6th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, Assistant S-3 (Operations and Plans) 3rd BN 141st Infantry Regiment (Task Force Alamo), Executive Officer Alpha Battery 3rd BN (Airborne), 4th Air Defense Artillery Regiment and Platoon Leader of Delta Battery 3rd BN (Airborne), 4th Air Defense Artillery Regiment. During this time he deployed with the 82nd Airborne Division to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom II and again with 1st Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom VI. Upon completion of the Captains Career Course in 2006, he was assigned to the 1st BN 507th(ABN), Parachute Infantry Regiment, FT Benning, GA, as the Commander of Alpha Company.

CPT Hodge’s military education includes the Air Defense Officer Basic Course, the Air Defense Captain’s Career Course, the Basic Airborne Course, Jumpmaster Course, Air Assault Course, Pathfinder Course, the US Army Combatives Trainer Certification Course and the SINCGARS Instructor Course. He holds a Bachelor’s of Business Administration Degree in Management from Texas Tech University, a Master of Arts Degree in Management and Leadership from the University of Texas El Paso, and is pursueing his PhD in Higher Education Administration from Auburn University during his current assignment.

His awards include the Meritorious Service Medal, the Army Commendation Medal with four OLC, the Army Achievement Medal with one OLC, the National Defense Service Medal with one service star, the Army Good Conduct Medal, the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, the Afghanistan Campaign Medal, the Iraq Campaign Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Over Seas Service Ribbon, and the Army Service Ribbon.. CPT Hodge has also earned the Expert Infantryman’s Badge,the Master Parachutist Badge, the German Proficiency Badge (Gold), and German, Mexican, Italian and Canadian Foreign Jump Wings.

CPT Hodge is married to the former Jennifer Lynn Hart of San Antonio, Texas.

CPT Evelyn Ross

Assistant Professor of Military Science and Personnel Officer

Captain Evelyn Ross is a native of Wetumpka, AL.  She entered the United States Army on 28 August 1987, as an Administrative Specialist (71L).  She was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the United States Army Signal Corps, Officer Candidate School, Fort Benning, GA, on 20 June 2002.

Captain Ross’ assignments include:  Basic and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Jackson, SC, assignments as an Administrative Specialist, Ceremonies and Special Events, Military District of Washington, Fort McNair, Washington, DC, Military District of Washington Engineer Company, Fort Belvoir, VA, and Strategic Defense Initiative Organization/The Ballistic Missile Defense Organization, The Pentagon, Washington, DC.; Test Administrator and Files Room NCOIC, Jacksonville Military Entrance Processing Station, Jacksonville, FL; Administrative NCO, J1, USCINCPAC, Camp Smith, Hawaii; Operations NCO, Military Personnel Division, Fort McPherson, GA; Small Extension Node Platoon Leader and Executive Officer, Alpha Company, 63d Signal Battalion, Fort Gordon, GA; Assistant Battalion S3 with duties as the Battalion Training Officer and Battle Captain, 63d Signal Battalion, Fort Gordon, GA; Company Commander, Warner Robins Recruiting Company, Warner Robins, GA, and is currently an Assistant Professor of Military Science at Tuskegee University, Tuskegee Institute, AL.  She has deployed in support of Operations Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom I and Iraqi Freedom III. 

Captain Ross has a Bachelor of Arts in Historical and Political Studies from Chaminade University, Honolulu, HI.  Her military education includes Primary Leadership Development Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officer’s Course, Signal Officer’s Basic Course, Signal Captain’s Career Course, Recruiting Company Commander Course and the Cadet Command Instructor Training Course of the Reserve Officers Training Corps Program.

Captain Ross’ awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (one oak leaf cluster), Joint Service Commendation Medal (two oak leaf clusters), Army Commendation Medal (three oak leaf clusters), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Good Conduct Medal (fourth award), National Defense Medal (one bronze star), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Iraqi Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (numeral two), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Joint Meritorious Unit Award (one oak leaf cluster), Air Assault Badge, Office of the Secretary Defense Identification Badge, the Basic Recruiting Badge and the Chief of Staff of the Army Recruiter of Excellence Award.

MSG Angel L. Cordero Jr.

Senior Military Instructor

MSG Angel L. Cordero Jr. was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. In 1986, he graduated from Junction City High School, and signed up for the KS National Guard. He attended Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Knox, KY in Jul 1986 and graduated in November 1986. MSG Cordero entered the Active duty in August 1987 in Ft. Riley, KS.

MSG Cordero has been stationed at the following duty assignments respectively:  Ft Riley, KS. (A co 1/34 Armor); Ft Carson, CO. (C co 3/68 Armor); Camp Casey, Korea (C co 2/72 Armor); Fort Riley, KS (3/37 Armor); Ft Worth, TX (Richland Hills Recruiting Station); Ft Hood, TX (C co 2/8 Calvary); Ft Bragg, NC  (1-310 Infantry); Ft Benning, GA (C co 1-15 Infantry); Army ROTC (Tuskegee University). He has also served in Desert Storm and OIF V.

MSG Cordero is a graduate of the following military schools and courses: Unit Prevention Leader Course, Combat Life Saver Course, Recruiting School, Airborne School, Observer Control Training Course, and First Sergeant Course Phase I. He has attended and completed the following NCOES courses; PLDC, BNCOC, and ANCOC.

MSG Cordero has received various awards and decorations to include the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service medal (2), Army Commendation Medal (2), Army Achievement Medal (7), Good Conduct Medal (7), National Defense Service Medal (2), Korean Defense Service Medal, Southwest Asia Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Ribbon, Overseas Ribbon (2), NCO Professional Development Ribbon (3), Army Service Ribbon, Recruiter Badge, Airborne Badge, and Combat Action Badge.

MSG Duane Yarbrough

Military Science Instructor and MS III Instructor

Sergeant First Class Duane E. Yarbrough enlisted in the United States Army under the Delayed Entry Program in March 1986. Since then he has performed every leadership position from team leader to First Sergeant.

He is a native of Virginia. He entered Basic and Advanced Individual Training as an Infantryman at Fort Benning, Georgia on 13 March 1986. Since that time his assignments have included a Security Guard position in HQs, Allied Mobile Forces Land Europe (AMF)L, Manheim, Germany;  Scout, Long Range Surveillance Detachment (LRSD), Fort Polk, LA;  Infantry Team Leader and Squad Leader, Bravo Company, 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry, Fort Campbell, KY;  Drill Sergeant, Alpha Battery, 3rd Battalion, 321st Field Artillery, Fort Sill, OK;  Scout Squad Leader and Platoon Sergeant, HQ 2nd Battalion, 504th PIR, Fort Bragg, North Carolina;  S3 Taskings NCO, 1st BDE, 504th PIR, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Infantry Platoon Sergeant, Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Battalion, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; G3 NCO, 78th Division, Edison, New Jersey; G3 NCOIC, 87th Division, Birmingham, AL; First Sergeant, Alpha Company 1st Battalion, 22nd Field Artillery, Basic Officer Leader Course Phase II, Fort Sill, OK;  Currently serving as a Senior Military Instructor, Army ROTC, Tuskegee University.

SFC Yarbrough is a graduate of every NCOES School from the Primary Leadership Development Course to the Advanced Non-Commissioned Officers Course.  Additionally, he is a graduate of Battle Staff Course and the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy First Sergeant Course. 

SFC Yarbrough’s awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (4th Award), Army Commendation Medal (7th Award),  Army Achievement Medal (9th Award),  Army Good Conduct Medal (7th Award), National Defense Service Medal (w/bronze star), Kuwait Liberation Medal(Saudi Arabia),Kuwait Liberation Medal (Kuwait),Southwest Asia Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Armed Forces Service Medal,Professional Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon,  Multinational Forces and Observers Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, Ranger Tab, Senior Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, Drill Sergeant Badge, and two Foreign Parachutists Badges. He is also a Member of the prestigious Sergeant Audie Murphy Club. SFC Yarbrough has earned a BAS in Resource Management from Troy University.

Mrs. Brenda McDade

Human Resource Technician

Mr. Jimmy Davis

Supply Technician

 

MR. JIMMY DAVIS is a native of Montgomery, AL.  Receive his degree from Trinity College, Metairie, Louisiana 02/01/2004 in Bachelor's Major: Business Administration in Management.

Mr. Davis first entered the Army in June 1978.  He completed Basic training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, completed Advance individual training (AIT) at Fort Lee Virginia as a 76 P Materiel Control and Accounting Specialist.

Mr. Davis first duty station was at 24th Infantry Division Materiel Management Center (DMMC) at Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia.  Mr. Davis tour of duty oversees was Holland, Netherlands, Hawaii, 2 tours in the Republic of Korea, and 2 tours in Germany.  His tour of duty stateside was Anniston Army Depot, AL, Fort Benning, GA, and Fort Riley, KS.  Mr. Davis held positions from Squad Leader to Sergeant Major Duties.

Mr. Davis’s military education includes the Non Commission Academy, Basic and Advance Non Commission Academy, Master Fitness School, and The Sergeant Major Academy Class 50.

Mr. Davis has received the following awards and decorations to include the following:  Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal (2nd award), Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal (7th award), Army Achievement Medal (8th award), National Defense Service Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, and the Overseas Service Ribbon.

After retirement of 24 year of Army service Mr. Davis was employ with AAFES and later work in Al Hilas, Iraq for the State Departmentas an Assistant Project Manager.  He is currently working as the Supply Tech for Tuskegee University Army ROTC.

Mr. Davis currently lives in Montgomery, AL.  He has two sons Jimmy and Jamal.