University of North Alabama
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(256) 765-4271

We’ll help you get to where you want to be.

The Lion Battalion Cadre is here to ensure that you Start Strong.

We’ll help you get to where you want to be.

LTC Michael D. Snyder

Lion Battalion Commander Professor of Military Science


MAJ Leslie A. Nelson

Recruiting Operations/ Enrollment Officer Battalion Executive Officer

Alabama National Guard (AGR)

256 765-4458

Master Sergeant Keith Thompson (SMI)

Senior Military Instructor - Chief Instructor Junior Cadets Non-Commissioned Officer In-Charge

256 765-4459

CPT Laura Kennebeck

Assistant Professor of Military Science - Chief Instructor Freshman and Sophomore Cadets

256 765-4456

SSG Tyler Richardson

Alabama National Guard On Campus Recuiter

256 214-6155

Ms. Rebecca Green (DA Civilian)

Human Resource Technician

256 765-4271

Mr. Gooch (DA Civilian)

Supply Technician

256 765-4457

CPT John T. Collins (USAR)

Military History Instructor, Associate Professor Political Science

256 765-4525