Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo by Capt. Olivia Cobiskey
Edward Vowell, State Department, speaks with Sgt. 1st Class Benjamin Roos, a trainer/mentor with the 1-335th Infantry Battalion, 205th Infantry Bridge during a key leader engagement training opportunity. The Foreign Service Institute, the training arm of the State Department, mandates all government civilians attend training before they deploy. Recently, First Army Division East incorporated Indiana National Guard Soldiers providing operational security into the scenario.