WASHINGTON (Jan. 8, 2016) -- Col. Matthew F. Rasmussen, Joint Force Headquarters - National Capital Region/U.S. Army Military District of Washington J/G1 director, presents the Army Commendation Medal to Sgt. Torrie R. Smith, JFHQ-NCR/MDW human resources noncommissioned officer, during an award ceremony held at Fort Lesley J. McNair.

Smith's professional expertise, devotion to duty and personal standards of excellence contributed significantly to the overall success. He will continue his service in the U.S. Army with a follow-on assignment in the Republic of Korea.