In 2009 LTC King was assigned as the Commander of Special Forces Assessment and Selection (SFAS), that later became the Army Special Operations Forces (ARSOF) Assessment and Selection Company.
LTC King’s professional schooling includes Infantry Officer’s Basic and Advanced Courses, the Combined Arms and Staff and Services School, and the United States Army Command and General Staff Officer’s Course at Fort Leavenworth, KS.
His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Commendation Medal (with Silver Oak Leaf Cluster), and Army Achievement Medal (4 Oak Leaf Clusters). LTC King has also been awarded the Combat Infantryman Badge (2nd Award), Expert Infantryman Badge, Master Parachute Badge (with Combat Star), Combat Diver Badge, and the Special Forces and Ranger Tabs.
He served as a Ground Investigator at the United States Army Combat Readiness Center until November 2005.
He was reassigned to the 1-307th INF. REGT. (STRYKER) until 1 January 2008 as the Battalion Sergeant Major at Fort Indiantown Gap, PA. while transforming the 56TH SBCT PAARNG for deployment.
He was then assigned to 1st Infantry Division HQs DHHB as the G3 Assistant Operations Sergeant Major.
In December 2008 he was reassigned to the 2-34 AR BN, 1st BDE, 1st Infantry Division as the Battalion Operations Sergeant Major.
*SCHOOLS –Airborne, Jumpmaster, Ranger, Pathfinder, Scout Sniper, Counter Sniper, Special Operations Training (SOT), Jungle Operations Training School, Italian Alpine School, Mountain Warfare Training School, Survival Evasion Resistance Escape (SERE),NBC School (secondary MOS), 7th Group Demo MTT, Anti-terrorist Driving Course, Soviet and Chinese Anti-terrorist course, Accident Investigation Course, PLDC, BNCOC, ANCOC, 1SGs Academy, Sergeant Major Academy.
*AWARDS/DECORATIONS –Bronze Star Medal (2), Meritorious Service Medal (4OLC), ARCOM (6OLC), AAM (3OLC), Presidential Unit Citation Award(1), Valorous Unit Award (2), Good Conduct Medal (9), National Defense Service Ribbon (2), Kosovo Campaign Medal (1CS), Afghanistan Campaign Medal (2CS), Iraq Campaign medal (2CS), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (4), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (2), Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal w/ Arrowhead, NATO Medal (2)
Combat Infantry Badge (2), Expert Infantry Badge, Pathfinder Badge, Master Parachutist Badge (W/CBT Bronze Star), Ranger Tab.