Master Sergeant (MSG) Justin K. Steinhoff is an active-duty Soldier, serving in the United States Army since February 2005. He is originally from Honolulu, HI and hails from Tacoma, WA. Since enlisting, he's had the honor of serving all over the world, totaling eight combat deployments to Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan, and the Republic of the Philippines. His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal and Meritorious Service Medal (2 Oak Leaf Clusters [OLC]), Army Commendation Medal-Combat (2 OLC), and Army Achievement Medal-Combat, to name a few. MSG Steinhoff is currently at student attending the Sergeants Major Academy (Class 73) at Fort Bliss, Texas. He has two children, Jaeden and Kiana.