Not In My Squad: First sergeant talks trust

By Command Sgt. Maj. Roy Ward
Special to GUIDON

Service members, leaders, civilians, Families and teammates:

I am continuing to talk with leaders around post to gain their perspectives on Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel Dailey’s initiative to empower young leaders to know and care for those they lead, before the culminating Leader Professional Development sessions at 1 p.m. Aug. 20 in Baker Theater and 1 p.m. Sept. 2 in Abrams Theater.

Dailey’s effort is to identify areas of improvement and implement ways for leaders to enforce standards across the Army. The initiative, “Not in My Squad, Not in Our Army: We are Trusted Professionals,” pledges to focus on the well-being, safety and dignity of our service members and civilians.  

This week, I asked 1st Sgt. Jimmy Robles, Headquarters and Headquarters Company first sergeant, 1st Engineer Brigade, to discuss the senior leader…     Read More...