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CSM Amy A. Alcazar

Command Sergeant Major

Command Sergeant Major

Command Sergeant Major Amy A. Alcazar is the senior enlisted advisor of the Army Sustainment Command-Amy Reserve Element.

CSM Alcazar was born in Chicago, Illinois. CSM Alcazar enlisted in U.S. Army in July 1991. She then attended Basic Training and Advance Individual Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, starting September 1991 and graduated from Advanced Individual Training as a food service specialist. She recently served as the command sergeant major of the 16th Psychological Operational Battalion and 275th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion performing duties in Taji, Iraq.

CSM Alcazar completed an eight-year enlistment on active duty and then enlisted in the U.S. Army Reserve at Fort Lewis, Washington, where she served as a personnel administration sergeant with 1st Battalion, 356th Logistic Support Regiment. CSM Alcazar completed Primary Leadership Develop Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officer Course, Advanced Noncommissioned Officer Course, and is a 2015 graduate of the U.S. Sergeants Major Academy (Class 40). CSM Alcazar has served in multiple overseas and continental U.S. assignments including Hurricane Andrew Relief, Operation Restore Hope, Operation Continue Hope, Operation Uphold Democracy, Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Noble Eagle, and Operation Inherent Resolve. In her civilian career she is currently a staff operations and training specialist at the 416th Theater Engineer Command, G-3 (Operations), in Darien, Illinois.

Her assignments include shift leader/ration noncommissioned officer, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, New York; senior food operations NCO, 54th Medical Company, Fort Lewis; personnel administration sergeant, 1st Bn, 356th LSR, Fort Lewis; personnel administration NCO, 6015th Garrison Support Unit, Forest Park, Illinois; human resource sergeant, Regional Support Group-West, Arlington Heights, Illinois; senior human resource sergeant, 308th Civil Affairs Brigade, Homewood, Illinois; operations sergeant, 1114th Mobilization Support Battalion, Forest Park, Illinois; Army Support Activity Fort Dix, Mobilization Unit Inprocessing Center sergeant major, New Jersey; G-1 (Personnel) sergeant major, 416th Theater Engineer Command, Darien, Illinois; command sergeant major, 766th Transportation Battalion, South Bend, Indiana; command sergeant major, 275th CSSB, Fort Lee (known as Fort Gregg-Adams since 2023), Virgina; and, 16th Psychological Operation Battalion, Fort Sheridan, Illinois.

She holds a Bachelor of Science in business Administration from DeVry University and Master of Public Administration from Keller Graduate School of Management, Chicago, Illinois.

CSM Alcazar’s awards and decorations include the Bronze Service Star, three Meritorious Service Medals, six Army Commendation Medals, Joint Service Achievement Medal, three Army Achievement Medals, two Good Conduct Medals, six Army Reserve Component Achievement Medals, National Defense Service Meal (service star), Armed Force Expeditionary Medal (service star), Iraq Campaign Medal with campaign star, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal (service star), Armed Forces Reserve Medal w/ Silver Hourglass and M device, NCO Development Ribbon (numeral 4), Army Service Ribbon, Army Overseas Service Ribbon, Army Overseas Training Ribbon, United Nations Medal, Joint Meritorious Unit Award, and Army Superior Unit Award.

She is the mother of one son.