Command Sergeant Major Jeremiah Inman hails from North Pole, Alaska. He began his career in the United States Army in 1987 upon the completion of Infantry Basic Training (OSUT) at Fort Benning, Georgia.
CSM Inman served as a rifleman, gunner, team leader, section leader, platoon sergeant and First Sergeant. Additionally, he served as a Tactical Operations NCO, Brigade Tactical Department Sergeant Major, Airborne Infantry Brigade Operations Sergeant Major, Squadron Command Sergeant Major, Brigade Command Sergeant Major in both Infantry and Cavalry Brigades, and as the United States Army Infantry School Command Sergeant Major.
CSM Inman has served in numerous units throughout his career. His previous assignments include 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Savannah, Georgia; 5th Battalion, 502nd Berlin Brigade, Berlin, Germany; United States Military Academy at West Point; 173d Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Vicenza, Italy; 2d Cavalry Regiment, Rose Barracks, Germany; Infantry and Armor Schools, Fort Benning, Georgia; and most recently at the Airborne and Special Operations Test Directorate, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. His combat tours include Panama, Desert Shield, Operation Iraqi Freedom I, and Operation Enduring Freedom VI, VIII, and X-XI.
CSM Inman is a graduate of the Warrior Leader Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officers course, Advanced Noncommissioned Officers course, First Sergeants Course, Air Force Senior Noncommissioned Officers Course, Infantry Mortar Leaders Course, Airborne course, Jumpmaster course, Pathfinder course, Military Free Fall Parachutist course, and Ranger course.
CSM Inman’s awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal (3 oak leaf clusters), Meritorious Service Medal (4 oak leaf clusters), Army Commendation Medal (3 oak leaf clusters), and the Army Achievement Medal (2 oak leaf clusters). He has also been awarded the Expert Infantryman Badge, Combat Infantryman Badge (2nd award), Master Parachutist Badge (with Bronze Star), Pathfinder Badge, HALO Badge; German Schützenschnur Badge; British, Jordanian, German, Korean and Italian Parachutist Badges; and Ranger Tab. He is also a recipient of the prestigious Order of St. Maurice and St. George.
CSM Inman holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from St. Thomas Aquinas.