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Rickey Smith

Rickey Smith

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Professional Bio

Served as Army Senior Executive representing Training and Doctrine Command at Joint, Interagency, Multinational, and Service forums across National Capital Region; routinely engaged Office of Secretary of Defense and Congress. Commanded Army brigade, represented U.S. during international arms control negotiations, and appointed DoD Coordinating Officer for homeland security upon 9-11 attacks. Led 2003 effort for most extensive Army combat forces reorganization since World War II. Headed Army’s 2009 $60 billion modernization reset plan. National Commission on the Future of the Army Staff Director that led successful study presented to the President and Congress. Awarded federal Presidential Rank and Decoration for Exceptional Civilian Service. Military awards included Distinguished Service and Defense Superior Service Medals.
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Lifetime Member ID
29035
Rank
Colonel
Retired
(Ret.)
Chapter Name
No Chapter Affiliation
Award Recipient
Ancient Order of Saint Barbara