Colonel Gregory K. Gibbons
Commandant, Army Logistics University
Colonel Gregory K. Gibbons is a native of New York, and was raised in a military family. Upon graduating from Virginia Tech, he commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Quartermaster Corps.
Colonel Gibbons served as the 50th Commander of Letterkenny Army Depot, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, where he managed the day to day operations of the depot and Senior Mission Commander for the installation. Additional command assignments include Hawthorne Army Depot, Hawthorne, Nevada; Joint Munitions Command; Alpha Company, 296th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team (SBCT), 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Washington, and Iraq.
Colonel Gibbons also served as the Deputy Chief of Staff, Combat Service Support and G-4 for the NATO Rapid Deployment Corps – Turkey (NRDC-T), Istanbul, Turkey; Assistant Executive Officer to the Commander, Army Materiel Command (AMC), Huntsville, AL; Plans Officer in the Strategic Initiatives Group and Assistant Executive Officer to the Assistant Chief of Staff G-9, Headquarters Department of the Army; Plans Officer, 101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne (Air Assault) Division, Afghanistan; Executive Officer and Support Operations Officer, Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team (Rakkasan), 101st Airborne (Air Assault) Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky, and Afghanistan; Detachment Executive Officer, 2nd Joint Special Operations Air Component, Special Operations Command Pacific, Okinawa, Japan; Platoon Leader and Executive Officer, Alpha Company, 123rd Main Support Battalion, 1st Armored Division, Germany.
His deployments include Operation Joint Endeavor, Bosnia-Herzegovina; Operation Iraqi Freedom Iraq, and Operation Enduring Freedom-Philippines; and he deployed twice to Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.
Colonel Gibbons is a graduate of the Army War College and received a Master’s Degree in Strategic Studies; a graduate of the United States Marine Corps Command and General Staff College and has a Master’s Degree in Military Studies from the Marine Corps University.
Awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit, 2-Bronze Star Medal-2, Defense Meritorious Service Medal-2, Meritorious Service Medal-2, Army Commendation Medal, Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Combat Action Badge, Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, Parachute Rigger Badge, Ranger Tab and the Army Staff Identification Badge.