He learned basic rifle marksmanship, teamwork and development course, chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear course, U. S. weapons and confidence course.
He is currently attending advanced individual training at Fort Leonard Wood. He will return home in November and begin studies with the ROTC program at Jacksonville State University.
Posey is the son of Kris and Tina Posey. He is the grandson of the late Ted and Billie Posey, the late Sallie Jackson, Clarence Jackson and Robert and Bobbie Pace, all of Piedmont.