Cadre Leadership

Every Army ROTC program has designated Cadre that oversee all Cadet training, provide guidance and mentorship to Cadets, and ensure that Cadets receive optimal training.All of our instructors have a great deal of experience in the United States Army and will ensure that you receive high quality training.

LTC Brian Alexander, PMS
Aviation, Professor of Military Science, MS IV Instructor

MSG Joshua Sanford

Infantry, Senior Military Science  Instructor



UMass Military History Instructor


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CPT Edward Trinidad

Military Intelligence, S3 OIC, WNE MS I/II Instructor


SFC Phillip O'Brien

Infantry, S3 NCOIC, Westfield State MS I/II instructor

CPT Erik Washburn

Logistics, UMass MS III Instructor

MSG Nathan Buckley 

Military Police, UMass MS II Instructor

Travis Wright,
Enrollment & Scholarship Officer / MS Advisor

Brenda Barrett, University Employee

UMass Office Manager


 Ted Rodgers, GS

WNEU Human Resource Assistant