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LTC(R) James Jackson and 1SG(R) Viva Jester of Stewart County HS JROTC Earn Gold Instructor Award

LTC(R) James Jackson and 1SG(R) Viva Jester
LTC(R) James Jackson and 1SG(R) Viva Jester
Photo Credit: CSM(R) Judson A. Gee, Jr.
  • Posted on October 23rd, 2020
  • Story by: CSM(R) Judson A. Gee, Jr.
  • 6th Brigade
    Event Academic Excellence

COLUMBUS, GA -- The DAI Shop (Lighthouse BDE) in Columbus Georgia awarded the Gold JROTC Instructor Award to the Cadre Team of the Royal Knight Battalion at Stewart County High School on Thursday October 22, 2020. LTC(R) James Jackson, Senior Army Instructor (SAI), and 1SG(R) Viva Jester, Army Instructor (AI), set themselves apart from their peers during school year 2019/2020. Their dedication to providing career opportunities, dynamic classroom instruction, and deliberate community engagements for their students has grown the program over the past four years.


Congratulations LTC Jackson and 1SG Jester! Keep up the outstanding work!


Additional Images
Pictured left to right are LTC Roger Barrows (DAI); LTC Herb Sanders (DEP DAI); Mrs. Dee Bryant (Office Manager); LTC James Jackson (SAI); 1SG Viva Jester (AI); CSM Judson Gee (DAI OPS SGM)
Pictured left to right are LTC Roger Barrows (DAI); LTC Herb Sanders (DEP DAI); Mrs. Dee Bryant (Office Manager); LTC James Jackson (SAI); 1SG Viva Jester (AI); CSM Judson Gee (DAI OPS SGM)