Lieutenant Colonel Pindell was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the Infantry through the ROTC program at Augusta State University, Augusta, Georgia, in 1996. His first duty assignment was in the 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas, where he served as a Bradley Platoon Leader, Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 9th Cavalry Regiment and Executive Officer, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 3rd "Greywolf" Brigade. In 2000, Lieutenant Colonel Pindell was reassigned to Camp Red Cloud, Korea, where he served as the Chief of Plans and Operations and Chief of Officer Management, Assistant Chief of Staff (ACofS) G1, 2d Infantry Division; Upon returning from Korea in 2001, Lieutenant Colonel Pindell was assigned to Fort Benning, Georgia where he served as Commander, Alpha Company, Commander, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, and Battalion S3, 30th Adjutant General Battalion (Reception). During this time he deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) serving as the Assistant Secretary of the Joint Staff to United States Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida. Upon completion of his studies in 2006, Lieutenant Colonel Pindell was assigned to Germany where he served as a Program Analyst and Chief, Contingency Operations, ACofS G8, United States Army Europe/7th Army. During this time, he deployed in support of Operation Joint Guardian in Kosovo, where he served as the interim comptroller for Task Force Falcon. In 2007, he deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom 07-09 where he served as the Deputy ACofS, G8 for the 1st Armored Division, Task Force Iron, Multi-National Division-North. In 2011, Lieutenant Colonel Pindell's was assigned as a Program Analyst and Resource Strategy Team Chief for Program Analysis and Evaluation Directorate, Headquarters, Department of the Army, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff G-8, Pentagon, Washington, D.C. Lieutenant Colonel Pindell is currently serving as the professor of Military Science for the University of Wisconsin-Stout.
Lieutenant Colonel Pindell is married to the former Heidi Evans