Command Sergeant Major Brian T. Bertazon enlisted in the Army in 1989 from his hometown of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Command Sergeant Major Bertazon has held leadership positions from squad leader to Brigade Command Sergeant Major. His assignments include the 319th Military Intelligence Battalion (Operations), Fort Bragg, North Carolina; 581st Military Intelligence Company, Augsburg, Germany; 527th Military Intelligence Battalion (Operations), Augsburg, Germany; 297th Military Intelligence Battalion (CMISE), Fort Bragg, North Carolina; United States Army Central Command (USCENTCOM),Tampa, Florida; 478th Civil Affairs Battalion, Perrine, Florida; 5th Battalion (CA/PSYOP), 108th Training Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; United States Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center & School, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; 305th Military Intelligence Battalion, Fort Huachuca, Arizona ;Detachment 4, 2200th Military Intelligence Group, Fort Dix, New Jersey; Sergeant Major, 2500th Military Intelligence Group, Jacksonville, Florida; G7 Sergeant Major, Military Intelligence Readiness Command, Fort Belvoir, Virginia; Command Sergeant Major, 724th Military Police Battalion (I/R), Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Command Sergeant Major, 321st Sustainment Brigade, Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Command Sergeant Major, 505th Military Intelligence Brigade, Camp Bullis, Texas and currently serves as the Command Sergeant Major, Military Intelligence Readiness Command, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
Command Sergeant Major Bertazon is a graduate of the Imagery Intelligence Analyst Course, the Civil Affairs Course, Total Army Instructor Training Course, the Small Group Instructor Training Course, the National Intelligence Familiarization Course, Equal Opportunity Representative Course, Brigade/Battalion Pre-Command Course, Command Sergeant Major Development Program, Defense Support to Civilian Authorities Certified and all levels of NCOES, including the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (Class 36).
Command Sergeant Major Bertazon’s awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (w/6oak leaf clusters), the Army Commendation Medal (w/4 oak leaf clusters), the Army Achievement Medal (w/8oak leaf clusters), the Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal both the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary and Service Medals, Drivers Badge, German Marksmanship Badge (Bronze) and the Military Intelligence Knowlton Award.
Command Sergeant Major Bertazon holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Administration and Management from Excelsior University and is a member of the prestigious Sergeant Audie Murphy Club. He is married to Jennifer Agnew and they have three children Nia, Mitchell, and Ethan.