Leadership Team

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ENS Lena Burkut, NSCC

COMMANDING OFFICER

Lena Burkut attended a journalism school in Russia and worked for several mass media outlets before moving to the United States. Finding the new home in Chicago, she started a family blog in 2010. 

With over ten years of social media experience under her belt, she is well-versed in various social media networks. 

A full-time working professional and a busy mom of three, ENS Burkut joined the program as a Public Affairs Officer shortly after her son became a league cadet in 2019 and became the Commanding Officer of the unit in 2021.

INST Jordan Goud, NSCC

SUPPLY OFFICER

INST Anthony Ramirez, NSCC

MEDICAL OFFICER

INST Roosevelt Smalwood, NSCC

TRAINING OFFICER

INST Brian Proa, NSCC

DIVISION OFFICER

INST Brian Dolat, NSCC

CHARLIE COMPANY OFFICER

ADMINISTRATOR

Jim Head

STEM COACH

Peggy Rastovac

ADMINISTRATOR

INST Jason Rodriguez, NSCC

EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Jason Rodriguez joined Nine One One Division to help the unit grow and support his child - a league cadet. Jason is originally from The Bronx, NY but moved all over the United States during his 12 years in the military. He served as an enlisted Infantryman and Forward Observer, then commissioned as a Military Police Officer. He is a husband, a father of three boys, and is currently a Manufacturing Executive within multiple industries.

Jason's goal is to help to raise leaders of character so they will grow into responsible citizens for the future. 

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INST Annette Rodriguez, NSCC

OPERATIONS OFFICER

FINO Julie Proa

FINANCIAL OFFICER