Cpl. Caitlin Brody, M.M. ’14, a French horn player in the 1st Armored Division Band, was named the 2020 Army Band Active Component Soldier of the Year.
In the three years since she enlisted, Brody, who received her Masters degree in music, has completed a deployment to Iraq, approximately 300 missions with the 1AD brass quintet ensemble, a full-time role with the 1AD concert band, and two tours (spring 2018 and fall 2019) with the U.S. Army Field Band, the premier touring musical representative for the United States Army. She has also won several levels of Soldier boards at Fort Bliss and was recently laterally promoted to Corporal.
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