David W Giles

Army 31B E-8, Active Duty

Fort Leonard Wood, MO

Years of Service: 23 years, February 1997 - Present

ETS'd March 2020


Department Manager, U. S. Army,
March 2017 - Present

Leadership Training and Development Instructor, U. S. Army,
January 2016 - March 2017

Assistant Manager Business Operations Department, U. S. Army,
August 2013 - January 2016


Work Experience

Department Manager March 2017 - Present

Army | 31B | E-8 | Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri

  • Demonstrated sound critical reasoning skills when assessing business situations, reaching conclusions, and making decisions.
  • Identified, contended for, allocated and managed resources to ensure mission accomplishment.
  • Selected the best location to position organization assets to facilitate ease of operation.

Leadership Training and Development Instructor January 2016 - March 2017

Army | 31B | E-7 | Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri

  • Delivered employee leadership training in the areas of personal character: 1) adherence to personal & organizational values, 2) displaying empathy, and 3) possessing discipline.
  • Delivered employee leadership training to enable leaders to build cohesive, disciplined teams and lead effectively in any organizational setting.
  • Taught courses in performance analysis, cause analysis, complex problem-solving, decision-making, and effective communication.

Assistant Manager Business Operations Department August 2013 - January 2016

Army | 31B | E-7 | Fort Leonard Wood, MO, USA

  • Employed a leadership operations process to visualize, train, direct, and assess the work of the business unit and ## team members.
  • Managed daily operations to ensure that all operations are in full compliance with applicable guidelines, including safety and quality for a $$ operational budget.
  • Coached, mentored, and supported others to grow as individuals, team members, and leaders.

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