Kentucky National Guard Army Recruiter

SFC Schelee Burkett

About

SFC Burkett is a wife, mother of 4 beautiful girls, and is currently enrolled in the OLL degree program here at the University of Louisville.

Growing up she always knew that she wanted to serve and be a part of something bigger in helping to defend not just the country, but also her state and local community. She has served in numerous roles throughout the KY National Guard from being a traditional Guardsmen to working as part of the recruit sustainment program to help prepare young men and women for basic training. She then wanted to be able to give others the opportunity to secure their future as well with the KY National Guard. SFC Burkett became a recruiter in April 2015 and has been here on UofL Campus since March 2020.

BRANCH:

Military Police

CIVILIAN EDUCATION:

High School Diploma

MILITARY EDUCATION:

Senior Leaders Course

Advanced Leaders Course

Basic Leaders Course

Army National Guard Recruiters Course

Resiliency Trainer Course

ASIST

EO Leaders Course

Common Faculty Development-Instructor Course 

MILITARY ASSIGNMENTS:

Louisville, KY 223rd MP Company 1999-2012

            Bosnia SFOR9 2000-2001

            Iraq 2003

            Iraq 2008-2009

Walton, KY 940th MP Company 2012-2014

Louisville, KY HHD 198th MP Company 2014-2015

Frankfort, KY Recruiting and Retention BN 2015-PRESENT

 

AWARDS AND DECORATIONS:

ARCOM

2 Army Good Conduct Medal

4 ARCAM

National Defense Service Medal

Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal

Iraq Campaign Medal w/ 4 Campaign Stars

Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal

Global War on Terror Service Medal

3 Armed Forces Reserve Medal w/ hourglass, “M” device

NCO Professional Development Ribbon

Army Service Ribbon

3 Army Overseas Service Ribbon

NATO Medal

Combat Action Badge

Meritorious Unit Citation

Army Superior Unit Award