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Staff Sergeant Jeriad Wood

SSgt Jeriad Wood is a trombonist with the USAF Band of Mid-America at Scott AFB, IL. SSgt Wood was previously a trombonist at the United States Air Force Band of the Pacific, Asia and served as the music director for Pacific Brass, performing with Pacific Showcase.
SSgt Jeriad Wood entered the United States Air Force in February of 2017 and graduated basic military training in April of that year. SSgt Wood served at Lackland Air Force Base from April 2017 to September 2020, was stationed at Yokota Air Base in Tokyo, Japan, and now Scott Air Force Base in Illinois.
2021 Airman Leadership School, Yokota AB, Japan
2011 Doctor of Musical Arts, University of Texas at Austin
2009 Master of Music, University of Texas at Austin
1. April 2017 – September 2020, Trombone USAF Band of the West, Lackland AFB, San Antonio, Texas
2. September 2020 – September 2023, Trombone, USAF Band of the Pacific, Yokota Air Base, Japan
3. September 2024 - Current, Trombone, USAF Band of Mid America, Scott AFB, IL
USAF Achievement Medal August 2020
National Defense Service Medal April 2017
Airman First Class April 16, 2017
Senior Airman May 16, 2019
Staff Sergeant December 1, 2021