SSG Odom served as the Brigade Combat Engineer Staff NCO and Schools NCO for a rapid deployment Maneuver Enhancement Brigade.
During his tenure, he disseminated school information for 4 subordinate battalions, re-wrote the Brigade school SOP, and improved tracking and reporting efficiency for different schools.
He assisted with the warfighter plan for 25 missions at III Corps. He enabled over 400 Soldiers to complete required training for deployment.
He processed 250 NCOES packets for the Brigade which improved Soldier development.
Meritorious service while serving as Brigade Combat Engineer Staff NCO and Schools NCO for a rapid deployment Maneuver Enhancement Brigade from 10 June 2018 to 20 September 2020. During his tenure in this important position, Staff Sergeant Odom supported the extensive training requirements of four subordinate battalions. He disseminated school information, updated Brigade School policies, and improved reporting efficiency for a variety of schools by 30 percent. In addition, he synchronized deployment scheduling with professional development opportunities and processed more than 250 NCOES packets for the Brigade, increasing attendance by 20 percent over previous years. Staff Sergeant Odom's foresight, planning, and relentless efforts enabled over 400 Soldiers to complete required training and raised Brigade readiness to 98 percent for the first time in five years. Sergeant Odoms's extraordinary efforts and accomplishments during this period reflect credit upon himself, the U.S. Army Forces Command and the United States Army.