MSG Sean McGlensey was born in Drexel Hill, PA and graduated from Upper Darby High School in 1996. He entered military service in August of 1996 as a 12B, Combat Engineer.

Military Education and Courses

  • Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.
  • Advanced Leaders Course
  • Senior Leaders Course
  • Sapper Leader Course
  • Ranger School, Airborne School
  • Air Assault School
  • Pathfinder School
  • Jump Master School
  • S.E.R.E School
  • Instructors Training Course
  • Combatives Level 1 through 4

Military Assignments

  • Combat Engineer, C Co 2nd EN BN, Camp Castle, Korea
  • Team Leader A Co 41st EN BN, Fort Drum, NY
  • Squad Leader and Platoon Sergeant, C Co 54th EN BN, Bamberg, Germany
  • Instructor/Writer and Patrolling Committee Chief, Sapper Leader Course, HHC 577 EN BN, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri
  • Platoon Sergeant, 515th Sapper Co 5th EN BN, 1SG of the 509th Clearance Co 5th EN BN
  • Currently serving as the Senior Military Instructor at Bucknell University in Pennsylvania.

Awards and Decorations

  • Bronze Star Medal
  • Army Commendation Medal (2nd award)
  • Navy and Marine Corp Commendation Medal
  • Army Achievement Medal (5th award)
  • Presidential Unit Citation
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation (2nd Award)
  • Army Good Conduct Medal (5th award)
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Korean Defense Service Medal, Iraqi Campaign Medal
  • Afghanistan Campaign Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
  • Humanitarian Service Medal
  • NCO Professional Development Ribbon (3rd award)
  • Army Service Ribbon
  • Overseas Service Ribbon (4th award)
  • Multi National Force and Observers Medal
  • NATO Medal
  • Ranger Tab
  • Combat Action Badge
  • Pathfinder Badge
  • Parachutist Badge
  • Air Assault Badge
  • Sapper Tab

MSG McGlensey is married to Tara McGlensey and they have two daughters, Rachael (18), and Julie (14).


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