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Andre Kareeth Bland Sr.

Senior Military Instructor

Office: Johnstone Hall
Phone: 864-656-3107


 Educational Background

  • AA General Studies
    American Military University 2018


Master Sergeant Andre K Bland enlisted under the One Station Unit Training and attended training at Ft. Leonard Wood, MO from August 2002 to December 2002. From January 2003 to April 2008 he was assigned to A Co 8th En Bn and E Co 3-8 Cav 1st Cavalry Division Ft. Hood, TX. His assignments were Combat Engineer, Team Leader and Squad Leader. From April 2008 to December 2009 he was assigned to HQ 35th En Bn Ft Leonard Wood, MO where he served as an Instructor. From December 2009 to October 2012 he was assigned to 264th CC 27th Eng Bn Ft. Bragg, NC where he served as a Squad Leader and Platoon Sergeant. From October 2012 to October 2014 he was assigned to A Co and B Co 31st En Bn Ft. Leonard Wood, MO as a Drill Sergeant. From November 2014 to October 2016 assigned to B Co 307th AEB served as Platoon Sergeant. October 2016 to August 2018 he was assigned to A Co 307th AEB served as First Sergeant. From October 2018 to present MSG is currently assigned to Clemson University Army ROTC program as the Senior Military Instructor. MSG Bland military education includes Urban Mobility Breaching Course, R2C2 Leadership Course, Basic Leadership Course, Advance Leadership Course, Senior Leadership Course, Master Leader Course, Drill Sergeant School, Master Fitness Trainer, Equal Opportunity Leaders Course, Basic Instructor Trainer, Airborne School, Air Assault School, Jumpmaster School, Sapper School, Ranger School.

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