Senior Army Leaders kickoff 'Year of the NCO' at Fort Bliss

By Maj. Deanna BagueJanuary 7, 2009

Command Sgt. Maj. Brian Connie (left) and Command Sgt. Maj. Stephen Libert listen to an address delivered by Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. during the Sergeant Major of the Army Nominative Sergeant Major and Senior Enlisted Advisors Conference at the Centennial Club at Fort Bliss, Texas.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Command Sgt. Maj. Brian Connie (left) and Command Sgt. Maj. Stephen Libert listen to an address delivered by Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. during the Sergeant Major of the Army Nominative Sergeant Major and Senior Enlisted Advisors Conference at the Centennial Club at Fort Bliss, Texas. (Photo Credit: Maj. Deanna Bague) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. addresses a group of sergeants major during the Sergeant Major of the Army Nominative Sergeant Major and Senior Enlisted Advisors Conference at the Centennial Club at Fort Bliss, Texas.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. addresses a group of sergeants major during the Sergeant Major of the Army Nominative Sergeant Major and Senior Enlisted Advisors Conference at the Centennial Club at Fort Bliss, Texas. (Photo Credit: Maj. Deanna Bague) VIEW ORIGINAL
(From left to right)  Secretary of the Army Pete Geren, U.S. Congressman Silvestre Reyes, Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr., and Sergeant Major of the Army Kenneth O. Preston announce the Year of the Noncommissioned Officer during a press conference held Jan. 5 at the Sergeants Major Academy at Fort Bliss, Texas.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – (From left to right) Secretary of the Army Pete Geren, U.S. Congressman Silvestre Reyes, Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr., and Sergeant Major of the Army Kenneth O. Preston announce the Year of the Noncommissioned Officer during a press conference held Jan. 5 at the Sergeants Major Academy at Fort Bliss, Texas. (Photo Credit: Maj. Deanna Bague) VIEW ORIGINAL
Secretary of the Army Pete Geren visits with sergeants major attending the Sergeant Major of the Army Nominative Sergeant Major and Senior Enlisted Advisors Conference at the Centennial Club at Fort Bliss, Texas.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Secretary of the Army Pete Geren visits with sergeants major attending the Sergeant Major of the Army Nominative Sergeant Major and Senior Enlisted Advisors Conference at the Centennial Club at Fort Bliss, Texas. (Photo Credit: Maj. Deanna Bague) VIEW ORIGINAL
An unidentified Sergeant Major talks with a vendor in a booth setup at the Army Nominative Sergeant Major and Senior Enlisted Advisors Conference at the Centennial Club at Fort Bliss, Texas, Monday.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An unidentified Sergeant Major talks with a vendor in a booth setup at the Army Nominative Sergeant Major and Senior Enlisted Advisors Conference at the Centennial Club at Fort Bliss, Texas, Monday. (Photo Credit: Maj. Deanna Bague) VIEW ORIGINAL