Abe Conn – Teke of the Week

Pi Mu days were the Best times, I wish I was still there to pass the gavel.

Thanks Abe

Scroll #57 Graduated 1988


COL Abraham S. Conn was commissioned through the ROTC at Canisius College in May 1987, where he first entered the United States Army. COL Conn entered the National Guard in April 1989.

COL Conn is a graduate of Buffalo State College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice.

COL Conn was originally branched as a Military Intelligence Officer.  He has attended the Military Intelligence Officer Basic Course, Quartermaster Officer Advance Course, Captains Career Course, Command and General Staff Officer’s College and the Pre Command Course. COL Conn is a current graduate of the Army War College, where he was awarded a Masters Degree in Strategic Studies in July 2010.

COL Conn has held the duty positions at the Platoon, Company, Battalion, Brigade, Division, Corps, and Joint Staff levels including Tactical Intelligence Officer, Aide de Camp, Infantry Platoon Leader, Infantry Executive officer, Petroleum Supply Officer, Subsistence Officer, Quartermaster Company Commander, General Supply Officer, Support Operations Officer, Logistics Officer, Executive Officer and Battalion Commander. COL Conn has also completed two, 1 (one) year deployments to Afghanistan in support of Operations Enduring Freedom.

COL Conn’s awards include the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal 2nd Award, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal 2nd Award, Army Achievement Medal 2nd Award, Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal 5th Award, National Defense Service Medal 2nd Award, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Army Overseas Service ribbon, Army Reserve Component Overseas Training Ribbon 2nd Award, NATO Medal for Service in Afghanistan, Florida State Distinguished Service Medal, Florida State Active Duty Ribbon, New York Long and Faithful Service Medal, New York State Counter-Drug Service Medal and the Mississippi Emergency Service Medal. COL Conn is also the recipient of the Joint Meritorious Unit Commendation, the Meritorious Unit Commendation, and the Governors Meritorious Unit Award 2nd Award.

COL Conn is currently the Commander of the 930th Army Liaison Team in Homestead, Florida. COL Conn resides with his wife Mindy in Sugarloaf, Florida. They have two children Emily and Joshua.

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