New York Army National Guard Col. Stephen Bousquet, commander of the 369th Sustainment Brigade, congratulates Lt. Col. Joel Buffardi following his promotion ceremony at an undisclosed location in Iraq November 9, 2016. Buffardi is currently serving as a liaison officer with the 369th Sustainment Brigade, currently deployed to Kuwait, supporting multiple operations including Operation Inherent Resolve. Photo by Sgt. Jeremy Bratt, 369th Sustainment Brigade.