Monte W Baird

Marines 3043 E-9, Active Duty

San Antonio, TX

Years of Service: 22 years, November 1995 - November 2017


Small Business Owner-Operator, Bairdsnest Campground,
March 2018 - July 2019

Logistics Coordinator III, Cherokee Nation Business Management and Consulting,
December 2017 - February 2018

Business Unit Director, U. S. Marines,
June 2014 - November 2017


Bachelors of Science, University of Maryland Global Campus,
August 2010 - May 2016

Work Experience

Small Business Owner-Operator March 2018 - July 2019

Bairdsnest Campground Mentone, AL, USA

  • Direct all aspects of the day to day operational processes for the business including customer service, market research and sales strategies, financial procedures, as well as facilities maintenance and repair. Successfully sold the business in July of 2019. • Created and implemented operational plans driving efficiency, streamlined processes, and increased sales resulting in an 85% fill rate. • Provided project management for the construction and development of camper sites including procurement and sourcing, budgeting, financial management, and construction management.

Logistics Coordinator III December 2017 - February 2018

Cherokee Nation Business Management and Consulting New Orleans, LA, USA

  • Led the analysis of daily logistics, supply chain and warehouse management and accountability property records of supply support operations. Provided expert knowledge, planning, and execution to the supply chain process. Guided logistics personnel in best practices in supply chain and logistics processes. • Provided strategic analysis and reporting of data on company status - delivering instruction on correcting deficiencies utilizing systematic processes for improving inventory management, increasing accountability, and eliminating waste. • Successfully assessed individual associate needs and developed and implemented effective on-site education and training to improve performance amongst organizational supply and logistics personnel.

Business Unit Director June 2014 - November 2017

Marines | 3043 | E-9 | New Orleans, LA, USA

  • Established a leadership and management system to meet the unique demands placed on the organization, balancing the abilities and personalities of organizational members and the capabilities of organizational equipment.
  • Employed a leadership operations process to visualize, describe, direct, and assess the work and most importantly to get results.
  • Orchestrated the organization's 'Decision and Execution Cycle', the crucial management process designed to synchronize the organization's current and future operations.

Assistant Department Manager July 2012 - June 2014

Marines | 3043 | E-8 | Quantico, VA, USA

  • Led and influenced ## subordinate team leaders to accomplish critical business tasks and achieve organization objectives.
  • Positioned the department to achieve the vision and mission of the organization's higher headquarters through leadership and assistance of the department manager.
  • Engaged in 'ethical reasoning', when determining the right thing to do, even when no one was watching.

Manager Logistics Department July 2010 - June 2012

Marines | 3043 | E-8 | Fort Lewis, VA, USA

  • Led and influenced subordinate logistics managers and team leaders to accomplish critical tasks and achieve organization objectives.
  • Demonstrated sound critical reasoning skills when assessing situations, reaching conclusions, and making decisions.
  • Displayed a sound understanding of the effect of external influences on the mission and organization.

Top Skills

Skills Verified by Purepost


Meritorious Service Medal

May 2014

Training and Certifications

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

April 2017

Project Management

May 2016


Bachelors of Science, Management

University of Maryland Global Campus, Adelphi, MD, USA

August 2010 - May 2016 , GPA: 3.6