Tech Sergeant David Dormeus

TSgt David Dormeus is the Staff Arranger for the United States Air Force (USAF) Band of the Pacific, Yokota Air Base, Japan. He is responsible for providing musical arrangements and compositions to the PACAF band performing ensembles.
 
Originally from Montreal, Canada, his military career began in 2012 as a pianist for the 3rd Infantry Division Army Band at Fort Stewart, Georgia. Prior to his current position, TSgt Dormeus served as the Staff Arranger for the USAF Band of the Golden West, Travis Air Force Base, California.
 
Prior to joining the military, TSgt Dormeus earned his bachelor’s degree of Fine Arts from the New School University, New York City, New York. As a freelance musician, he had the opportunity to work on two recording projects with Grammy Award recording artist Donnie McClurkin and was the primary pianist for the Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN).
 
EDUCATION
2010 Bachelor of Fine Arts, New School University, New York, N.Y.
2012 Army Basic Military Training, Fort Jackson, S.C.
2013 Army Warrior Leadership Course, Fort Stuart, Ga.
2019 Airman Leadership School, Travis AFB, Calif.
 
ASSIGNMENTS
1. April 2012 – June 2012, Trainee, Army Basic Military Training, Fort Jackson, S.C.
2. September 2012 – September 2015, Army Band Pianist, 3rd Infantry Division Army Band, Fort Stewart, Ga.
3. October 2015 – June 2018, Army Band Pianist, 392nd Army Band, Fort Lee, Va.
4. July 2018 – December 2021, Regional Band Pianist/Arranger, USAF Band of the Golden West, Travis AFB, Ca.
5. January 2022 – Current, Regional Band Arranger, USAF Band of the Pacific, Yokota AB, Japan
 
MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Air Force Commendation Medal
Army Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Army Achievement Medal
Joint Meritorious Unit Award
Good Conduct Medal with one oak leaf clusters
National Defense Service Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
Air Force Longevity Service
USAF NCO PME Graduate Ribbon
Army NCO Professional Development Ribbon
Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon (Rifle)
Army Service Ribbon
 
EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION
Specialist (USA) Apr 9, 2012
Sergeant (USA) Jun 1, 2017
Staff Sergeant  (USAF) Jul 13, 2018
Technical Sergeant (USAF) Jan 1, 2022
 
(Current as of March 2022)