April 7, 2021: CSM Jack Nichols was recently named the new Command Sergeant Major for the U.S. Army Cyber Command. He succeeds CSM Bart T. Larango in the position. CSM Nichols entered the United States Army in October 1989 and attended Basic Training at Fort Jackson, SC. After completion of his basic training, he attended Advanced Individual Training as a 31C Single Channel Radio Operator at Fort Gordon, GA. After a break in service, CSM Nichols reclassified to become an 11B Infantryman and attended One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, GA. He reverted to Signal in 2000. Since then, he has held numerous positions throughout his career including Radio Team Chief, Infantry Rifle Team Leader, Infantry Rifle Squad Leader, Special Operations Detachment Chief, First Sergeant, Troop Sergeant Major, and Battalion Command Sergeant Major, among others. Prior to his current position, CSM Nichols served as Sergeant Major for the Headquarters Department of the Army Chief Information Officer (CIO)/G-6. He has supported OPERATION SAFE HAVEN in The Republic of Panama, OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM, and OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Business and Management, has completed all levels of the NCO Education System, and is a graduate of the U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy.