Army Staff Senior Warrant Officer

Army Staff Senior
Warrant Officer
Chief Warrant Officer Billy Frittz[1]

since February 24, 2017
Formation 14 March 2014 (2014-03-14)
First holder David Williams

The Army Staff Senior Warrant Officer (ARSTAF SWO) provides the Chief of Staff of the United States Army (CSA) with subject matter expertise on warrant officer training and development, to include proper balance of training, education and professional experience for warrant officers. Additionally, the ARSTAF SWO communicates with commanders and warrant officers throughout the United States Army to ensure their concerns and recommendations are considered in decisions that will impact the future of the warrant officer corps.

The post was announced by CSA, GEN Raymond T. Odierno on March 14, 2014, wherein CW5 David Williams was established as the first ARSTAF SWO.[2] The ARSTAF SWO is the first, and currently, only posting for warrant officers to the head of any branch of the United States armed forces.

List of Army Staff Senior Warrant Officers[]

# Photo ARSTAF SWO Tenure
Army Staff Senior Warrant Officer CW5 David Williams.jpg
CW5 David Williams March 2014 - July 2016
2. CW4 Billy Frittz February 2017 - present[3]

See also[]