Command Sergeant Major David Hausler currently serves as the senior enlisted advisor for the Army Reserve Sustainment Command located in Birmingham, Alabama.
The Richmond, Virginia native entered the United States Army in 1992. He became a Light Wheel Vehicle Mechanic after completing Basic and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. His assignments include stints as a mechanic at the 540th Quartermaster Company, Schofield Barracks Hawaii and the 1478th Logistical Support Battalion and later as a motor sergeant at the 1/322nd Logistical Support Battalion, Fort AP Hill, Virginia. He became the Training NCO for Bravo Company, 3-319th Logistical Support, Richmond, Virginia before deploying to Iraq where he served as the Training Noncommissioned Officer-in-Charge of the Integrated Training Area Management Program in Baghdad. He continued rising through the ranks and returned to Bravo Company where he became the unit’s First Sergeant. He later rose to the rank of command sergeant major and became the senior enlisted advisor for the 3-319th Logistical Support Battalion, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. His assignments as a command sergeant major include stints at the 7301st Medical Training Support Battalion, JBMDL, New Jersey; 2d Brigade (TC), 94th Training Division (FS), Fort Lee, Virginia; and at the USAR Consequence Management Unit, Aberdeen, Maryland.
Command Sgt. Maj. Hausler’s military education includes all levels of the Noncommissioned Officer Education System and the Distributed Leader Courses. Additionally, he is a graduate of the Training Managers Course, Master Resiliency Trainers Course, Battle Staff Noncommissioned Officer Course, Antiterrorism Officer Basic Course, Antiterrorism Level III Course, and the Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education Course Levels I and II. Hausler holds An Associate’s in Applied Science Degree from Brightpoint College in Police Science where he graduated Summa cum Laude and is a member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.
His awards and decorations include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (2nd award), Army Commendation Medal (2nd award), Joint Army Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal (2nd award), Meritorious Civilian Service Medal, Civilian Service Commendation Medal, Civilian Service Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal (6th award), Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal (2nd award), National Defense Service Medal (with Bronze Service Star), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal (with Bronze Service Star), Armed Forces Reserve Medal (Silver Hourglass, M Device, Numeral 2), NCO Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 5), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (Numeral 2), and Mechanics badge.
In his civilian career, Command Sgt. Maj. Hausler is the Program Manager for the Army Chief of Staff Award for Maintenance Excellence at the U. S. Army Ordnance School in Fort Lee, Virginia. He is married with three children.