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TRADOC Recognizes 2012 Instructors of the Year

Army News Service

May 29, 2013

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Gen Robert W. Cone, commanding general of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, congratulated the winners of the 2012 TRADOC Instructors of the Year during the 24th Annual TRADOC IOY Awards on May 22 at the TRADOC Headquarters on Fort Eustis, Va.

Instructors were judged on their tactical and technical knowledge, communication skills, appearance and military bearing. Their contributions to training, including literature development, research and article publication are also considered.

Two NCOs were among the seven winners:

Noncommissioned Officer Instructor of the Year: Staff Sgt. Erin Rios, Maneuver Support Center of Excellence, Non-Proponent Group, Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.

National Guard Instructor of the Year: Staff Sgt. Nicholas Ash, Army Mountain Warfare School, Jericho, Vt.

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