James W. Knight

Lawrenceburg, KY

Army 11Z E-8

20 years, May 2000 - Present

ETS'd June 2020


Experience

Learning and Development Manager, U. S. Army,
August 2017 - Present

Department Manager, U. S. Army,
February 2014 - August 2017

Department Manager, U. S. Army,
December 2009 - February 2014

Education

Interdisciplinary Studies, Western Kentucky University,
May 2015 - October 2019

Work Experience

Learning and Development Manager August 2017 - Present

Army | 11Z | E-8 | New Brunswick, NJ, USA

  • Reviewed all learning material/product deliverables for adherence to instructional design principles and established templates and standards.
  • Analyzed, documented, and obtained approval for project implementation and future business capabilities.
  • Provided user feedback towards company technology projects and third party purchases.

Department Manager February 2014 - August 2017

Army | 11Z | E-8 | Fort Carson, CO, USA

  • Employed a leadership operations process to visualize, describe, direct, and assess the work while achieving business result.
  • Displayed a sound understanding of the effect of external market influences on the competitive advantage of the business.
  • Led and influenced subordinate operations managers and team leaders to accomplish critical tasks and achieve department objectives.

Department Manager December 2009 - February 2014

Army | 11B | E-7 | Fort Richardson, Anchorage, AK, USA

  • Demonstrated a unique capacity to assess situations effectively and draw sound conclusions.
  • Led and influenced subordinate operations managers and team leaders to accomplish critical tasks and achieve department objectives.
  • A leader role model who exhibited high standards, discipline and provided effective examples through personal actions.

Top Skills

Skills Verified by Purepost

AWARDS

Purple Heart

July 2007

Training and Certifications

Organizational Leadership

May 2018

EDUCATION

Interdisciplinary Studies, Social and Behavioral Science

Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Ky

May 2015 - October 2019 , GPA: 3.35