Rodriquez Earns Warrant Officer
Amilcar Rodriguez has graduated from the U.S. Army Warrant Officer Candidate School at Fort Rucker, Daleville, Alabama, and was appointed to the rank of warrant officer one.
Rodriquez completed an intense six-week course conducted in a very demanding, rigorous, high-stressed, and deadline-required environment. The candidate received training in leadership skills, Army customs, doctrine, tradition, and tactics, drill and ceremonies, professional ethics, physical fitness, time-stress-people management skills, decision making, delegation and personnel skills, and numerous other military academic subjects. The warrant officer, a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear specialist with 26 years of military service, is regularly assigned to the 485th Chemical Battalion, based out of Newark, Deleware.
He is the son of Luz M. Palomino of Arverne.
Rodriguez graduated in 1985 from Aviation High School, Long Island City, and received an associate degree in 1989 from Queensborough Community College.