Command Sergeant Major (CSM) Rochiqneu Jones entered the United States Army on 29 May 1998. She completed Basic Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina and Advanced Individual Training from Fort Sam Houston, Texas as a Combat Medical Specialist.
CSM Jones' previous duty positions and assignments include: Healthcare Specialist and Squad Leader for 710th Main Support Battalion at Fort Drum New York, Operations NCO and Platoon Sergeant with 203rd Forward Support Battalion at Fort Benning Georgia, Medical Technician with San Antonio Military Entrance Processing Station at Fort Sam Houston Texas, Evacuation Sergeant and Section Sergeant with 560th Ground Ambulance Company at Camp Stanley Korea, Healthcare Sergeant with 11th Engineer Battalion at Fort Benning Georgia, Recruiter and Station Commander with New York City Recruiting Battalion at Fort Hamilton New York, NCOIC Medical Operations and NCOIC S3 Operations with 10th Combat Aviation Brigade at Fort Drum New York, Platoon Sergeant with 277th Aviation Support Battalion at Fort Drum New York, NCOIC Emergency Department and Senior Healthcare NCO with Weed Army Community Hospital at Fort Irwin California, First Sergeant with United States Army Garrison at Fort Irwin California, NCOIC S3 Operations with 168th Multifunctional Medical Battalion at Camp Walker Korea, Chief Medical NCO with 18th Medical Command at Fort Shafter Hawaii, G3 Operations Sergeant Major with Medical Readiness Command Pacific at Honolulu Hawaii. She has operational deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan.
CSM’s Awards and Decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal, 5th award, Army Commendation Medal, 7th award, , Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal, 5th award, Army Good Conduct Medal, 8th Award, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, 1 Star, Global War On Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War On Terrorism Service Medal, Korea Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Service Medal, Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, 2nd Award, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon with Numeral 5, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon with Numeral 4 and NATO Medal. She has also received the Presidential Unit Citation, Meritorious Unit Citation, Army Superior Unit Award, Combat Medical Badge, Air Assault Badge, Army Gold Recruiter Badge with 3 Sapphires, Basic Recruiter Badge with 3 Gold Stars, and the Driver’s Badge Wheel and Track.
CSM Jones’ Military Education includes Basic Leader Course, Advanced Leader Course, Senior Leader Course, Company Commander and First Sergeant Course, United States Army Sergeant Major Course, Class 71, Operations Sergeant Major Course, How the Army Runs Course, Battle Staff, Combatives Level I, Army Recruiter School, Common Faculty Development Instructor Course, Joint Medical Operations Course, Master Resiliency Trainer Course, Mountain Athlete Warrior Course, Sexual Harassment Assault Response Program Course, Joint Medical Executive Skills Institute Course, Decision Science Training, Air Assault School, Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course, Medical Readiness Transformation Train-the-Trainer Course, Master Driver Course, Unit Retention Course, and NBC Course. She is a member of the Sergeant Audie L. Murphy Club and recipient of the Order of Military Medical Merit.
CSM Jones holds an Associate’s Degrees in Health Services from University of Phoenix and a Bachelor’s in Healthcare Administration from Purdue Global University.