Thierry BrasMilitary Leader Instructor
Office: Johnstone Hall
ProfileAssistant Professor of Military Leadership, Thierry Bras Thierry Bras is privileged to be an MLII Instructor and S-1 officer for Clemson University Fightin’ Tiger Battalion on 1 September 2015, following a tour of duty as Current Operation Action Officer in Wiesbaden, Germany. He enlisted in the Army in July 1985 as a Combat Engineer Demolition Specialist where he served in the 2nd Infantry Div, 2nd Engineer Bn for a one year tour in Korea. He was then assigned to the 82nd Airborne Div. 307th Eng Bn. From that unit he was blessed to receive a 3 year scholarship for ROTC. He graduated from Shippensburg University in 1990 with a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and was commissioned as 2LT in the Engineer Branch. After graduation he became a City of Wildwood, NJ Police Officer before going on active duty. His first active duty assignment as a commissioned officer was with the 3rd Infantry Division in Kitizigen, Germany as an Engineer Platoon Leader. After completing two years in Germany he went into the Florida National Guard, 10th Special Forces Group as 1LT S-3/S-4 which he attending SFAS and the SERE Course. His civilian occupation was that of an education and training director at a level 6 Juvenile facility which was Faith based where he taught the Word of God to delivery young men from addictive lifestyles. During that time he also taught in private, public and Christian Schools. As a CPT, he was then assigned to the 32nd Trans Group as an S-4 and then as a HHC Commander which deployed on Operation Iraqi Freedom. After returning from his deployment he received a position as MLII Instructor and the BN XO as Florida Southern College ROTC Department Lakeland, Florida. He then was assigned to the 2-485th Infantry Bn as a Bravo Company Commander training new recruits in Basic Warrior Combat Training at FT Jackson, SC. He was then assigned to the Chaplain Officer Basic and Advance Course as a Combat Arms Instructor / HHC Commander. His Military education includes • Engineer Basic Officer and Advance Course • Airborne • Air Assault School • Scout Platoon Leader Course • SERE Course • SFAS • Army Instructor and Small Leader Group Course Also blessed to be married (Cindy) with two super children; girl (Whitley 16) and boy (Marcel 10).
Immersed in the Word of God School.