Jerry H.

Army 15B O-5, Active Duty

Fort Worth, TX

Years of Service: 29 years, October 1985 - June 2014


Experience

Director, University of Texas at Arlington,
October 2016 - Present

Senior Leadership Learning and Development Instructor, U. S. Army,
September 2011 - June 2014

Department Liaison Specialist, U. S. Army,
August 2008 - September 2011

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Walden University,
March 2012 - October 2017

Work Experience

Director October 2016 - Present

University of Texas at Arlington Arlington, TX, USA

  • Provides instruction in leadership styles and communication, organizational behavior, personal inventory (MLQ, MBTI, FIRO-B, PMI, StrengthsFinder, Learning Styles, etc.), and project management.
  • Attends events at regional companies in the Arlington/Fort Worth area; organizes student trips to local companies; and connects student with potential employers.
  • Coordinates instructor support for Academy curriculum, annual study abroad trips with vendors, advises student organization, updates organizational web page, and manages a $200K scholarship budget for two programs.

Senior Leadership Learning and Development Instructor September 2011 - June 2014

Army | 15B | O-5 | Purdue University

  • Provided leadership training in the areas of professional presence, professional bearing, fitness, confidence, and resilience.
  • Delivered leadership training to enable leaders to build cohesive, disciplined teams, and lead effectively in any organizational setting.
  • Conducted courses in problem-solving, decision-making, and effective communication.

Department Liaison Specialist August 2008 - September 2011

Army | 15B | O-5 | Washington D.C., DC, USA

  • Lead and facilitated various agencies to work together towards a single goal.
  • Mediated several disputes between disagreeing parties, to keep projects moving forward towards goals.
  • Served as a key collaborator for cross-functioning teamwork while providing cultural familiarity.

Multi-Division Associate Vice President (AVP) May 2006 - August 2008

Army | 15B | O-4 | Savannah, GA, USA

  • Coordinated and monitored all organization staff activities to optimize control of operations.
  • Coordinated the organization's logistical support, to include the procurement of equipment, supplies, and support materials.
  • Effectively used strong communication and group problem-solving skills to remove obstacles and achieve division results.

Top Skills

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AWARDS

Defense Meritorious Service Medal

May 2011

Joint Meritorious Unit Award

May 2011

Bronze Star Medal

August 2008

Army Valorous Unit Award

May 2008

Air Medal

March 2008

Training and Certifications

35 Hour PMP Cert Prep

October 2018

HR University - Leading Change

July 2018

HR University - Results Focused Performance

July 2018

EDUCATION

Doctor of Philosophy, Education - Instructional Technology

Walden University, Minneapolis, MN, USA

March 2012 - October 2017 , GPA: 4.0

Master of Science, Information Technology

University of Maryland University College, Hyattsville, MD, USA

March 2002 - May 2009 , GPA: 3.58

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology

Southeastern University, Lakeland, FL, USA

January 1988 - December 1990 , GPA: 2.87