SMAF Goran Radic

Sergeant Major of the Serbian Armed Forces

SMAF Goran Radić was born on 2 October 1976 in Kosovska Mirovica, Serbia. He has attended numerous military courses including Army Military High School, Yugoslavia (1991 – 1995), Reconnaissance and Intelligence Course, Pancevo, Serbia (1998), Instructor Training Course, BMATT CEE, Viskov, Czech Republic (2003), Peace Operations Instructor Course, Pancevo, Serbia (2004), Information/Physical Security, Croatia (2006) and is distinguished as the first Serbian NCO to graduate from the U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy, Class 59 (2008 – 2009).

Since his graduation from the Army High Military School in June 1995, SGM Goran Radic has held numerous leadership positions in the Serbian Army including Commander, Reconnaissance Section, 243 Mechanized Brigade (1995-1998); Commander, Reconnaissance Platoon, 243 Mechanized Brigade (1998 – 2000); Commander, Counterterrorist Team, Counterterrorist Battalion (June 2000 – June 2005); Commander of the Instruction Section. Counterterrorist Battalion (June 2005 – 2006); and Chief, Protection Team, Counterterrorist Battalion (2006 – 2009). Sergeant Major Radic was appointed as Sergeant Major of the Serbian Armed Forces in June 2009.

His accomplishments and contributions include extraordinary promotion to the rank of Staff Sergeant First Class and Master Sergeant.  He received a medal for Outstanding Achievements in the field of Security and National Defense.

SMAF Radic is married to his wife Suzana and has two daughters Andjela and Nevena