University of Texas at El Paso
Each semester cadets participate in water survival classes. This includes learning to use the Army Uniform as a floatation device ans well has how to swim with your military equipment. In this photo cadets practice “catching” air in their blouses to act

Cadets perform drown proofing class

Each semester cadets participate in water survival classes. This includes learning to use the Army Uniform as a floatation device ans well has how to swim with your military equipment. In this photo cadets practice “catching” air in their blouses to act

LTC Jason E. Albright

Professor of Military Science

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Lieutenant Colonel Jason Edward Albright is a graduate of University of Texas at El Paso (MA), Loyola University Chicago (BA) and the United States Army Officer Candidate School where he was commissioned into the Air Defense Artillery.

MAJ Albright’s assignments include:

  • 2000. Launcher and Fire Control Platoon Leader in the 1st Battalion (PAC-2) 43rd Air Defense Artillery (ADA); Osan, Republic of Korea (ROK).
  • 2002. Executive Officer in the 5th Battalion (Avenger Stinger Missile), 5th ADA; Dongducheon, ROK.
  • 2003. Executive Officer; 1st Battalion, (PAC-3), 7th ADA; Ft Bliss, Texas and Operation Iraqi Freedom.
  • 2004. Assistant Division Air Defense Officer; 5th Battalion, (Avenger), 5th ADA, 2nd infantry Division; Uijeongbu ROK.
  • 2006. Brigade Tactical Director and Battery Commander; Delta Battery, 2nd Battalion, 43rd ADA, 108th ADA Brigade; Ft Bliss, Texas.
  • 2008. Military Transition Team Member and Commander Camp Shouz Afghan National Police Academy, 1st Infantry Division; Shouz, Afghanistan.
  • 2009. Deputy Chief of Operations and AN/TPY-2 Sensor Management Team Officer in Charge; 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command; Honolulu, Hawaii.
  • 2011. Senior Planner Korea Exercise Team; 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command; Honolulu, Hawaii.
  • 2012. Battalion Operations Officer; 1st Battalion, 1st ADA (PAC-3); Okinawa, Japan.
  • 2013. Liaison Officer to United States Forces Japan; 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command; Tokyo, (Fussa), Japan.
  • 2014. Commander 14th Missile Defense Battery (AN/TPY-2) Kyogamisaki Communication Site, Japan.
  • 2015. U.S. Central Command Air Defense Plans Officer, Combined Air Operations Center, Al Udeid AB, Qatar
  • 2016. United States Army Fires Center of Excellence Deputy Chief Fires Concept Development, Ft Sill, Oklahoma.
  • Present: Professor of Military Science, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas.

LTC Albright’s military education includes the Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Officer Basic Course, U.S. Army AirborneSchool, ADA Captain’s Career Course, Military Transition Team Course, AN/TPY-2 Sensor ManagementQualification Course, Army Space Cadre Basic Course Phase I and II, U.S. Army Intermediate Level Educationand U.S. Army University Senior Leader Course.

LTC Albright’s awards and decorations include the Defense Meritorious Service Metal, Meritorious Service Medal (3OLC), Army Commendation Medal (5 OLC), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal (3 OLC), Combat Action Badge, Army Basic Space Badge, and the Parachutist Badge.

LTC Albright is married to the former Youngsuk Sung, and they have a son, Jamie and daughter, Kate.

MSG Jorge N. Apodaca

Senior Military Science Instructor

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MAJ Kindall Johnson

Military Science Instructor

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SFC David G. Padron

Military Science Instructor

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Mr. Timothy J. Turnipseed

APMS/Professor of Military History

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SFC David T. Breton

Military Science Instructor

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Mr. Simon Hernandez

Recruitment Operations Officer

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Oliver Jackson

Human Resource Technician

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Cruz Calles

Human Resource Technician

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Sandra Diaz-Zambrano

Administrative Assistant 1

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Cindy Franklin

Supply Technician

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