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Roberts, Rollin

Captain Rollin L. Roberts currently serves as the Training Officer for the 106th Brigade Support Battalion, 155th Brigade Combat Team, a Mississippi Army National Guard unit. As the Training Officer, Captain Roberts guides the training plans, recommends policy, and influences the battalion’s 8 companies in order to prepare them for wartime missions.

Captain Roberts is also the Company Grade Army Representative on the National Guard Association of the United States (NGAUS) Board of Directors for all Army company grade officers in the National Guard’s 54 states, territories, and the District of Columbia. As a voting member, Captain Roberts is in a position to voice concerns of company grade officers directly to the Board.


Captain Roberts is a graduate of Southeast Missouri State University. He was commissioned through the Reserve Officer Training Corps in 1993 and has served as both a commander and in battalion staff positions. He recently commanded Company B, 106th Brigade Support Battalion during Operation Iraqi Freedom III assigned to areas near Karbala and Najaf, Iraq. He was also deployed in 1991 in support of Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm. He has 8 years experience as an enlisted soldier and a combined total of over 23 years service. He will complete Intermediate Level Education in 2008 as well Engineer Captain’s Career Course. He also recently began work on a Doctor of Philosophy with North Central University, Arizona and was Department of Army selected for promotion to Major.


Military Schools Attended: Year Completed


Military Police School, Officer Basic Course (Resident) 1994


Ordnance School, Officer Advanced Course 1998


Pre-Command Course 1999


Support Operations Course 2001


Transportation Coordination Automated Command & Control Info System Course 2001


Combined Arms and Service Staff School 2002


Unit Anti-terrorism Advisor Course 2002


Intermediate Level Education (CGSOC) Phase I-II 2007


Engineer School, Captain’s Career Course Phase II-III 2007


Civilian Education:


Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO BS (Criminal Justice)1993


Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO 33 Hours Graduate Studies


Fort Leavenworth Command General Staff College, KS 3 Hours Graduate Studies


North Central University, Prescott Valley, AZ Enrolled, Doctoral Program 2007


Major Decorations, Service Medals, and Badges:


Combat Action Badge


Iraqi Campaign Medal


Global War on Terrorism Service Medal


Meritorious Service Medal


Army Commendation Medal


Army Achievement Medal (2ND Award)


National Defense Service Medal (2 nd Award)


Armed Forces Reserve Medal w/ M device (2nd Award) and Silver Hourglass


Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal (6th Award)


Army Service Ribbon


Army Overseas Service Ribbon (2nd Award)


Army Reserve Component Overseas Training Ribbon (3rd Award)


Army Lapel Button


Effective Dates of Promotion:


Second Lieutenant 17 Dec 93


First Lieutenant 03 Mar 97


Captain 01 Nov 00


Chronological Record of Duty Assignments:


USAR Control Group JAN 93 JUL 94


USAR-Active Duty


Student, Military Police School, MPOBC, Fort McClellan, AL JUL 94 OCT 94


USAR Control Group OCT 94 MAY 95


Over strength Officer, Company C, 735th Main Support Battalion MAY 95 SEP 97


Maintenance Control Officer, Company C, 735th Main Support Battalion SEP 97 SEP 98


Platoon Leader, Detachment 1, Company C, 735th Main Support Battalion SEP 98 SEP 00


S2/3, HQ, 735th Main Support Battalion SEP 00 MAR 03

S4, HQ, 106th Support Battalion MAR 03 MAR 04

CDR, CO B, 106th Support Battalion MAR 04 MAR 05

MAT MGMT OFF, HQ, 106th Support Battalion MAR 05 Current