c/Executive Officer

Battalion/Company Executive Officer (XO)

The XO will support the commander in all respects, and be ready to take charge of the unit in the absence of the Commander. The XO is also tasked to:

  • Supervise and coordinate all activities of the staff.
  • In the absence of the commander, supervise the subordinate staff as directed by the Commander.
  • Enforce rules and regulations of the unit, acting to solve the disciplinary problems before they come to the attention of the SNSI.
  • Keep the Company and Platoon Commanders and Staff Officers informed.
  • Lead by example, and be involved.


Academic Accomplishments:

Swain is on the AB honor roll and maintained a 3.0 GPA. She has been certified in Microsoft Word Office, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft PowerPoint.

Extracurricular Activities:

Swain is a part of the DECA organization at her school and she had been on Drill Team all four years. She is the Unarmed Exhibition commander. She’s on the Athletic team and the Unarmed Basic team of the Escambia drill team.

Community Service/Involvement:

She has over 173 community service hours and participates in the MLK and Veterans day parade annually.


She has received the National Society Award, American Veterans Awards and the Stephen Decatur Award. She was on the Gator Gems Dance team. She was voted number 1 guide in the nation and placed 1st in situps at the FAMU drill meet, 2nd in situps at the area 8 drill meet. She was on the number 1 basic team in the nation.