Command Sergeant Major (CSM) Douglas Galick assumed duties as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Command Sergeant Major, on 23 June 2023, in the Military District of Washington.
CSM Galick enlisted in the United States Army on November 19, 1996 and completed Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Leonard Wood, MO. He was awarded the MOS of 21E, Heavy Construction Equipment Operator.
His previous assignments include: Equipment Operator, Bravo Company 588th Engineer Battalion, Fort Hood, TX; Team Leader, Charlie Company 84th Engineer Battalion, Fort Richardson, AK; Squad Leader and Platoon Sergeant in the 68th Engineer Company, Fort Hood, TX; AIT instructor in Bravo Company, 577th Engineer Battalion and Senior Drill Sergeant in Echo Company, 3-10 Infantry Battalion, Fort Leonard Wood, MO; Combat Advisor on the 17th IA DIV MTT in Iraq; S-3 NCOIC for the 326th Engineer Battalion, First Sergeant of 887th Engineer Support Company, and First Sergeant of Headquarters & Headquarters Company, 326th Engineer Battalion, Fort Campbell, KY; Senior Personnel Developer in the Engineer Personnel Development Office, U.S. Army Engineer School, Fort Leonard Wood, MO; Command Sergeant Major of the 1-35 Armor Battalion, Operations Sergeant Major for the 1st Squadron, 1st U.S. Cavalry Regiment, Command Sergeant Major of the 40th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss, TX; and Command Sergeant Major of the 555th Engineer Brigade, Joint Base Lewis McChord, WA; U.S. Army Engineer School and Regimental Command Sergeant Major, Fort Leonard Wood, MO and most recently the Command Sergeant Major of the Pacific Ocean Division of United States Army Corps of Engineers.
CSM Galick has earned an Associate Degree in General Studies from Central Texas College, a Bachelor of Science Degree and a Master of Science in Management Degree from Excelsior College, and a Project Management Profession (PMP) certification.
His awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit (3d Award), the Bronze Star Medal (3d Award), the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal (4th Award), the Army Commendation Medal (5th Award), and the Army Achievement Medal (8th Award). He has also earned the Basic Airborne Badge, the Air Assault Badge, the Combat Action Badge, the Drill Sergeant Identification Badge, the Driver’s Badge (Wheeled), the German Armed Forces Badge for Military Proficiency (Gold), and the Sapper Tab. CSM Galick has also been awarded the Silver Order of the De Fleury Medal, and he is a member of the prestigious Sergeant Audie Murphy Club.