2nd Quarter Sergeant Major of the Army Board of Directors Meeting
1. There will not be another SMA Nominative conference during the tenure of the present
2. The APRT is still in the evaluation phase. Has gone back to the 3 event APRT but will have
3. The SMA’s TOP 4 focuses are: APFT stats; Height and Weight stats; NCOES Development
(backlog); and SSD program (ensuring compliance). He feels that these should be measures for
1SGs and SGMs/CSMs….
4. The compensation packages for the military are being looked at (scrutinized). i.e. less than
20% of Post GI Bill benefit is being used— DANGER of it going away; TA is being looked at
for reduction—it’s a benefit of the services not an entitlement.
5. AR 600-9—- Will talk about at MHS****