Tuesday, April 5, 2016
SMA (ret) Tilley wrote a Book "Soldier for Life". He will be doing a book signing at VFW 812 on Sunday 10 April 2016 from 3p to 8p. A Brisket Dinner will also be served, cost of $10. The book signing is sponsored by United Veterans Home Loans.
Tilley's major assignments include serving: as the Senior Enlisted Leader of the United States Central Command (CENTCOM) at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida; Command Sergeant Major, United States Army Space and Missile Defense Command, Arlington, Virginia; Command Sergeant Major, 1st Battalion, 10th Cavalry, Fort Knox, KY and Command Sergeant Major, 194th Armored Brigade, 1st Armored Division, Bad Kreuznach, Germany.
Tilley held many key leadership positions including Tank Commander, Drill Sergeant, Platoon Sergeant, Senior Instructor, Operations Sergeant and First Sergeant. His military education includes the First Sergeants Course and the Sergeants Major Academy. He is a graduate of the basic airborne course, drill sergeant school and the master gunner's course.