Senior Military Science Instructor
Master Sergeant Jared Heisler
Master Sergeant Jared Heisler was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He joined the Army in June of 1997 and attended OSUT (one Station Unit Training) at Fort Knox, KY as a 19D Cavalry Scout..
During his career, Master Sergeant Heisler has served as a Headquarters and Headquarters Company First Sergeant, Cavalry Troop First Sergeant, Tank Company First Sergeant, Engineer Battalion Operations Sergeant, Observer Controller and Trainer, Scout Platoon Sergeant, Section Leader, Squad Leader, Bradley Gunner, and Recruiter. He has deployed twice in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, participating in three different campaigns. National Resolution, Iraqi Surge, and Iraqi Sovereignty. With a third deployment in support of Operation Inherent Resolve and Spartan Shield
Master Sergeant Heisler has been assigned to the following units: HHC, 1st Battalion 6th Infantry 1st Squadron 1st Cavalry, 1st Battalion 37th Armor, 40th Engineer Battalion, 2nd Special Troops Battalion, Joint Multinational Readiness Center at Hohenfels Germany, 2nd Squadron 13th Cavalry 1st Squadron 9th Cavalry Fort Bliss, 1st Battalion 72nd Armor Camp Casey Korea, Valparaiso Recruiting station Indiana, 1st Squadron 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment Fort Carson, 4th Squadron 7th Cavalry Garry Owen Korea, and is currently assigned as the Senior Military Science instructor at Northern Arizona University.
Master Sergeant Heisler’s Military Education includes the Senior Leaders Course (SLC), Advanced Leaders Course (ALC), Basic Leaders Course (BLC), the US Army Recruiters course, Master Fitness Course, Observer Controller Academy, and Army’s Combat LifeSaver Course. He has also completed 31 credit hours with University Maryland University College and is pursuing a degree in Environmental Studies. His Awards and decorations include the Valorous Unit Award, Army Superior Unit Award, Meritorious Service Medal (2OLC), Bronze Star Medal (1OLC), Army Commendation Medal (6OLC), Army Achievement Medal (7OLC), Good Conduct Medal (6th Award), Iraqi Campaign Medal (3CS), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Over Seas Ribbon (4), Combat Action Badge, Gold Recruiter Badge (3 Sapphire’s), the Order of St George (Bronze Medallion), order of St Maurice (Legionnaire Medallion). Master Sergeant Heisler is married to the former Luisa Lara of Mountainair, New Mexico for 7 years, and they have four children. Lillian (21), Arianna (20), Knickalus (14), and Emily (15 Months).