Michael Dockens

Army 35X E-5, Active Duty

Seguin, TX

Years of Service: 10 years, July 1978 - August 1988


Team Leader Business Analytics Department, U. S. Army,
August 1985 - August 1988

Team Leader Administration Department, U. S. Army,
July 1979 - August 1984

Legal Specialist/Paralegal, U. S. Army,
July 1979 - July 1981

Work Experience

Team Leader Business Analytics Department August 1985 - August 1988

Army | 35X | E-5 | Fort Campbell, KY, USA

  • Integrated staff input to intelligence preparation of business products for planning, decision-making, competitive strategy development, and competitive strategy effectiveness.
  • Evaluated business competitors in terms of strategy, pattern analysis, customer focus, capabilities, and vulnerabilities.
  • Recommended solutions for all business divisions and developed policies and processes to resolving issues impacting Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
  • Engaged in 'ethical reasoning', when determining the right thing to do, even when no one was watching.
  • Collaborated to keep higher and lower headquarters, superiors, and subordinates informed of the key issues facing the organization.
  • Demonstrated a unique capacity to assess situations effectively and draw sound conclusions.
  • Identified, contended for, allocated and managed resources to ensure mission accomplishment.

Team Leader Administration Department July 1979 - August 1984

Army | 42A | E-5 | Ft Kobe, Rep of Panama

  • Served as team leader within an administrative management department of ## team members responsible for the combined functions of human resources and finance operations.
  • Provided day-to-day assistance for the overall administration, coordination, and evaluation of the department's human resource function.
  • Collected data for financial reports and interpreted financial information to managerial staff while recommending further courses of action for a $$ budget.
  • Supported the human resource demands of the office by updating job requirements, processing human resources paperwork, and supporting departments projects and activities.
  • Processed routine day-to-day tasks such as preparing personnel status and strength reports, preparing personnel awards, and other administrative support as required.
  • Consistently demonstrated strong and effective professional and technical capabilities and delivered outstanding business results.
  • Represented the team and the organization as a business role model who exhibited high standards, discipline and provided effective examples through personnel actions.

Legal Specialist/Paralegal July 1979 - July 1981

Army | 27D | E-4 | Ft Kobe, Republic of Panama

  • Assisted attorneys acquire the information needed to prepare for hearings, closings, trials and corporate meetings.
  • Analyzed information, performed legal research, investigated facts, drafted pleadings and motions, and prepared legal documents and reports.
  • Assisted and coordinated with attorneys in filing of appeal briefs for federal and state courts
  • Organized documents for record on appeal and worked with vendor through completion.
  • Reviewed and edited Position Statements in response to Charge letters filed with EEOC.
  • Organized and coordinated with attorneys on trials and depositions preparation.

Top Skills

Skills Verified by Purepost


Army NCO Professional Development Ribbon

July 1988

Army Commendation Medal

July 1984

Army Good Conduct Medal

May 1983

Army Achievement Medal

May 1982

Training and Certifications

Clinical Medical Assistant

July 2019


August 2017