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Local National Guard members promoted

STAFF REPORTS


LATHAM -- Major General Anthony P. German, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.
  • Vincent Gulla from Darien Center, and assigned to the 105th Military Police Company received a promotion to the rank of Private.
  • Jason Zintel from Rochester, and assigned to the 105th Military Police Company received a promotion to the rank of Specialist.
  • Alexander Morales from Spencerport, and assigned to the 10th Mountain Division (Mobile Command Post - Operations Detachment) received a promotion to the rank of Specialist.
  • Zachary Trinkle from Hamburg, and assigned to the 152nd Engineer Support Company received a promotion to the rank of Staff Sergeant.
  • Christopher Billings from Wellsville, and assigned to the 222nd Military Police Company received a promotion to the rank of Sergeant.
  • Kyle Curry from Arcade, and assigned to the 222nd Military Police Company received a promotion to the rank of Sergeant.
  • Isabella Opperman from Batavia, and assigned to the 222nd Military Police Company received a promotion to the rank of Private.
  • Emily Penders from Rochester, and assigned to the Brigade Signal Company, 152nd Brigade Engineer Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Sergeant.
  • Robert Brandt from Rochester, and assigned to the Company A, 2-108th Infantry received a promotion to the rank of Private First Class.
  • Santiago Deluna from Batavia, and assigned to the Company A, 2-108th Infantry received a promotion to the rank of Private First Class.
  • Brandon Hackett from Pavilion, and assigned to the Company A, 2-108th Infantry received a promotion to the rank of Specialist.
  • Alfredo Pardo from Rochester, and assigned to the Company A, 2-108th Infantry received a promotion to the rank of Sergeant.
  • Demetrius Spinks from Batavia, and assigned to the Company A, 2-108th Infantry received a promotion to the rank of Private First Class.
  • Chance Ahlberg from Spencerport, and assigned to the Company C (Medical), 427th Brigade Support Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Sergeant.
  • Alexa Verola from Williamsville, and assigned to the Company C (Medical), 427th Brigade Support Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Private First Class.
  • Sam Zhan from Buffalo, and assigned to the Company C (Medical), 427th Brigade Support Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Sergeant.
  • Timothy Schueler from Orchard Park, and assigned to the Company D (Forward Support Company Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition), 427th Brigade Support Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Staff Sergeant.
  • Alec Slepinski from Attica, and assigned to the Company D (Forward Support Company Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition), 427th Brigade Support Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Private.
  • Tyler Troutman from Hamburg, and assigned to the Company D (Forward Support Company Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition), 427th Brigade Support Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Private.
  • Andrae Hall from Niagara Falls, and assigned to the Company E (Forward Support Company Brigade Engineer Battalion), 427th Brigade Support Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Specialist.
  • Darrell Hunzinger from Jamestown, and assigned to the Company E (Forward Support Company Brigade Engineer Battalion), 427th Brigade Support Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Specialist.
  • Travis Kilanowski from Depew, and assigned to the Company E (Forward Support Company Brigade Engineer Battalion), 427th Brigade Support Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Private.
  • Timothy Pierce from East Aurora, and assigned to the Company E (Forward Support Company Brigade Engineer Battalion), 427th Brigade Support Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Specialist.
  • Malysa Battaglia from Hamburg, and assigned to the Combat Engineer Company B, 152nd Brigade Engineer Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Second Lieutenant.
  • Justin Hurlburt from West Seneca, and assigned to the Combat Engineer Company B, 152nd Brigade Engineer Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Second Lieutenant.
  • Jeffery Lentz from Hamlin, and assigned to the Camp Smith Training Site received a promotion to the rank of Sergeant First Class.
  • Cameron Cooper from Sanborn, and assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 152nd Brigade Engineer Battalion received a promotion to the rank of Specialist.
  • Jordan McCarville from Depew, and assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 2-101 Cavalry (Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition) received a promotion to the rank of Private First Class.
  • Todd Zimmer from Buffalo, and assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 2-101 Cavalry (Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition) received a promotion to the rank of Sergeant.
  • Monique Foster from Penfield, and assigned to the Operations Company, 42nd Infantry Division received a promotion to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.


Army National Guard promotions are based on overall performance, attitude, leadership ability, and development potential.

These promotions additionally recognize the best qualified Soldiers and attract and retain the highest caliber Citizen Soldiers for a career in the New York Army National Guard.

For more information about the New York Army National Guard, visit www.dmna.ny.gov or www.1800goguard.com

The New York National Guard (New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs) is the state's executive agency responsible to the Governor for managing New York's Military Forces, which consists of nearly 20,000 members of the New York Army National Guard, the New York Air National Guard, the New York Naval Militia and the New York Guard.