David L. Stewart recently retired from the United States Army after 30 plus years of service. His previous assignments include Senior Enlisted Advisor, Center for the Army Profession and Ethic; Senior Enlisted Advisor, Senior Advisor for Military Professionalism (SECDEF); Team Leader/Instructor, US Army Sergeants Major Academy; Chief Operations Sergeant Major, 1st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade; and Division Operations Sergeant Major, 10th Mountain Division. He holds a Bachelors degree in Liberal Arts from Excelsior College. He his married to the former Nilsia Salinas Flores and has two daughters Stephanie and Myrka. He currently resides in El Paso, Texas with his wife and daughter (Myrka).