During this timeframe, Trevor spent 16 months deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. He attended Special Forces Assessment and Selection earned the coveted Green Beret as a 18B Weapons Sergeant. He has served in the Special Forces Regiment for 9 Years and deployed many times through-out the Middle East or Central Command Area of Responsibility (CENTCOM AOR). Trevor has served on a Special Forces Operational Detachment Alpha or “A-Team” as the junior and senior weapons and tactics sergeant and on the “B-Team” as assistant operations sergeant. He was called up for instructor duty and worked as a Free Fall Instructor and later Chief Instructor and Non-Commissioned Officer In Charge (NCOIC) at the US Army’s Military Free Fall Parachutist Course.
Currently Trevor is still active with the Special Forces Regiment serving as a “Team Sergeant.” Through-out his career, Trevor has trained, advised, assisted, and accompanied fellow Green Berets and indigenous combat forces in many hostile, non-permissive and permissive environments. As a passionate instructor he has also taught and enjoys teaching first time shooters through Law Enforcement Officers.
Master Sergeant (Active) “Trevor O.” has served as an Airborne Infantryman for his first 4 Years in the US Army with the 82nd Airborne’s Long Range Surveillance Detachment (LRSD) as a Scout Observer, Senior Scout Observer, and Assistant Team Leader.