SGM Travis Risley
Sergeant Major, Capabilities Development and Integration Directorate

Sergeant Major Travis Risley enlisted in the Army in 1990 and attended One Station Unit Training as a 13B at Fort Sill, Oklahoma.

SGM Risley has held numerous positions of increased responsibility in the field artillery and other positions, culminating with his selection as the Sergeant Major of CDID.

Sergeant Major Risley’s military and civilian education includes all levels of the Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development System, Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education Course, Professor of Military Science Course among many other courses. Sergeant Major Risley currently holds a degree in Wildlife/Forestry Conservation.

Sergeant Major Risley’s awards include the Legion of Merit (2nd award), Bronze Star Medal (2nd award), Meritorious Service Medal (4th award), Army Commendation Medal (7th award), Army Achievement Medal (13th award), among other awards, and he is a member of the Order of Saint Barbara and the Brotherhood of Steel.