Degrees and Certifications:
SGM (R) Eric Collins
SGM (R) Eric E. Collins
SGM (R) Collins served as a Cadet and graduated from Central High School in Macon, Ga. He understands the impact that JROTC principles and values instill in young adults. He joined the U.S. Army in 1992 as an Infantryman, serving 3 years with the 187th Infantry, 101st Airborne Division. He joined Special Forces as a Communications Operator in 1996, earning the coveted Green Beret. He deployed to Iraq, Bahrain, Central Africa, Central/South America, and Eastern Europe. He supported a police mission in Afghanistan from 2006-2007 as a Security Assistant.
SGM (R) Collins considers himself a life long learner. He graduated the U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy, earned a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration, and a Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Counseling.
"To motivate young people to be better citizens."