Sgt. 1st. Class William P. Bastian, Jr., 3d Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) speaks to his fellow Career Counselors during the Fiscal Year 2012 JFHQ-NCR/MDW Active Component Career Counselor of the Year award in November 2012. He went on to win the Secretary of the Army Active Component Career Counselor of the Year award announced Jan. 25 by Sgt. Maj. Dean Drummond, Army senior career counselor, G-1. An award ceremony hosted by the Secretary of the Army is planned for later this year at the Pentagon.