COL Brian P. Sullivan

Colonel Sullivan received his commission as an Infantry Officer from the United States Military Academy in 1995.

Colonel Sullivan’s assignments include Rifle Platoon Leader, Scout Platoon Leader and Battalion S4, 2d Battalion, 35th Infantry, 3d Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Commander, A Company and Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 3d Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment; Battalion Executive Officer, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment and Brigade S3, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82d Airborne Division; Brigade Plans Officer, 3d Brigade, 82d Airborne Division; Aide-de-Camp to the Commanding General, 82d Airborne Division; and Commander, United States Army Advanced Airborne School Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Commander, 2d Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky Assistant G3 Training Officer, 82d Airborne Division; Strategy Planner in the Force Structure, Resources, and Assessments Directorate (J8) of the Joint Staff; Assistant Executive Officer to the HQDA DCS G-3/5/7 at The Pentagon; and the Chief of Staff, Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) and Fort Polk.

Colonel Sullivan is a graduate of the, Infantry Officer Basic, Infantry Mortar Leader, and Maneuvers Captain Career Courses, the Combined Arms Services Staff School, and Senior Service College. He also holds a Masters’ Degree from Webster University. His awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit, the Bronze Star Medal (with three oak leaf clusters), the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal (with two oak leaf clusters), the Army Commendation Medal, the Joint Service Achievement Medal, the Army Achievement Medal (with two oak leaf clusters), the National Defense Service Medal, the Afghanistan Campaign Medal (with two Campaign Stars), the Iraq Campaign Medal, the Combat Infantryman’s Badge, the Expert Infantryman’s Badge, the Ranger Tab, the Master Parachutist Badge, the Pathfinder Badge, the Air Assault Badge, the Joint Staff Identification Badge, and the Army Staff Identification Badge.

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