Brett Long

Chief Galvanizing Officer

Brett is a retired U.S. Army Sergeant Major. During his distinguished 30-year career, he served in multiple career fields starting as a Combat Engineer, Veterinary Technician, Veterinary Food Inspector, and finally as a Chief Medical Noncommissioned Officer.

He served in numerous positions and assignments including South Korea, and Egypt, two tours in Germany, a combat deployment to Afghanistan, and an operation deployment to Poland. He also was stationed in Texas four times, Maryland twice, Kansas, and Kentucky. His last assignment was the Brigade Senior Enlisted Advisor for the US Army Public Health Command Europe in Kaiserslautern, Germany.

Brett has taken the role of Chief Galvanizing Officer for the firm.


  • University of the Incarnate Word, M.A. (2015)
  • University of the Incarnate Word, B.A.A.S, Cum Laude (2010)


Professional Associations & Memberships:

  • American Association of Laboratory Animal Sciences (AALAS)
  • Certified Manager, Animal Resources (CMAR)
  • American Association of Laboratory Animal Sciences (AALAS)
  • Registered Laboratory Animal Technologist (RLATG)
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
  • American Legion


Honors & Awards:

  • Legion of Merit Award (2022)
  • Bronze Star (2013)
  • Sergeant Audie Murphy Award (2005)
  • Order of Military Medical Merit (2012)Distinguished Member of the United States Army Medical Department Regiment (2022)
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt