Command Sergeant Major (CSM) Pierre G. Crescimbeni a native of Callao, Peru, and a graduate of Gulf High School in New Port Richey, FL enlisted in the U.S Army as an Infantryman on July 24, 2001. He attended Basic and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Benning, Georgia.
Upon graduation, he was assigned to the 4th Infantry Division in Fort Hood, TX. Later in his military career CSM Crescimbeni attended the U.S Army Technical Engineering course at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri where he graduated with honors and earned the MOS of Technical Engineer. His last assignment was as the Engineer Directorate Sergeant Major for US Army Central / Third Army. Throughout his military career CSM Crescimbeni has served in a variety of leadership and staff positions.
His previous assignments include: 2-8 IN, 2nd Brigade, 4th Infantry Division (4ID); 1-12 IN, 4BCT, 4ID; 2-7 CAV, 4BCT, 1st Cavalry Division; 63rd S&D Detachment, 62nd Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade, Fort Hood, TX; Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff-Engineer, US Army Europe, Wiesbaden, Germany; 14th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 2nd Stryker Brigade, Joint Base Lewis McCord, WA. CSM Crescimbeni has deployed three times to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, once to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, and once to Kuwait in support of Operation Spartan Shield. His military and civilian education includes the Warrior Leader Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officer Course, Senior Leader Course, Equal Opportunity Leader Course, NATO Military Engineering Operations Planning Course, Joint Humanitarian Operations Course, First Sergeant Pre-Command Course, and the Sergeants Major Course (Class 69) "Be the difference.”
He holds a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with a depth in Homeland Security from Excelsior College, and a Masters of Liberal Arts in Public Administration from the University of Texas-El Paso. His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (2OLC), Army Commendation Medal (5OLC), Army Achievement Medal (2OLC), Army Good Conduct Medal (6th Award), National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal (1 Bronze Star), Iraq Campaign Medal (4 Bronze Stars), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 5), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (Numeral 6), NATO (ISAF) Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, and the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge (Silver). CSM Crescimbeni is also a recipient of the Bronze Order of the De Fleury Medal for his contributions to the Engineer Regiment. CSM Crescimbeni is married to the former Jenelle Vasquez, and they have three children, Annalise, Valentina, and Pierre Giovanni.