University of Cincinnati

LTC William A. Galinger

Professor of Military Science and Leadership

ASSIGN: May 2011

BRANCH: Logistics

SOURCE OF COMMISSION: ROTC, University of Miami(Florida), 1994

LTC Bill Galinger was born and raised in Cincinnati, attending Glen Este High School near Eastgate. Upon graduation, he attended the University of Miami (Florida) on a 4 year Army ROTC scholarship, earning a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. Commissioned as an Ordnance Officer in 1994, then Lieutenant Galinger’s first assignment was with the 63rd Ordnance Ammunition Company where he served as a Platoon Leader and Company Executive Officer. After a brief assignment with the 20th Corps Materiel Management Center, he was selected to serve as the Aide-de-Camp to the Commanding General of the US Army’s Armament, Research, Development and Engineering Center at Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey, where the Army has designed and tested every weapon system since WWII. After the Captain’s Career Course, then Captain Galinger commanded B Company, 602nd Aviation Support Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division, Camp Stanley, Korea; responsible for the direct support maintenance to the Division Aviation Brigade’s ground fleet and the Division Cavalry. He then served as an Ordnance Officer Basic and Advanced Course instructor at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, and was recognized as the officer instructor of the year for 2002. He then served as the Service Detachment Commander, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Carson, Colorado. Upon promotion, Major Galinger served as the first Support Operations Officer of the newly activated 10th Group Support Battalion for the 10th SFG(A). Major Galinger’s has two deployments with the Special Forces to Iraq in support of the Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force – Arabian Peninsula (CJSOTF-AP). After attending the Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, LTC Galinger was assigned to the 21st Theater Sustainment Command in Kaiserslautern, Germany, where he served as the G3 Current Operations Officer and later as the Secretary of the General Staff to the Commanding General.
LTC Galinger’s awards and decorations include the Bronze Star, the Meritorious Service Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, and the Ordnance Order of Samuel Sharpe. He also earned a Master’s Degree in Procurement and Acquisition Management from Webster University. He and wife Melanie have two boys, Matthew and Michael, and a German Shorthair Pointer, Piper.

Mr. Dave Ramsey

Assistant Professor of Military Science (Operations Officer)

ASSIGN: 1 JUL 11

BRANCH: Quartermaster

SOURCE OF COMMISSION:
University of Cincinnati 2007

CIVILIAN EDUCATION
BS, Chemical Engineering, University of Cincinnati, 2007
ROTC

MILITARY EDUCATION
Airborne Basic Course
Quartermaster Officer Basic Course
Low-Cost, Low-Altitude Parachute Inspectors Course Sling Load Inspectors Course
HAZMAT Transportation Certifier Course Unit Prevention Leader

ASSIGNMENTS
Squadron S4, 1-6 CAV, Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division (Fort Riley, KS and Mosul, Iraq) Executive Officer
Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 1-6 CAV, Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division (Fort Riley, KS and Camp Taji, Iraq) Executive Officer
Forward Support Troop, 1-6 CAV, Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division (Fort Riley, KS) Platoon Leader
Forward Support Troop, 1-6 CAV, Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division (Fort Carson, CO, and Kirkuk, Iraq) Platoon Leader

COMBAT TOURS AND OPERATIONAL DEPLOYMENTS
Operation Iraqi Freedom (Mosul, Iraq), 2010-2011
Operation Iraqi Freedom (Kirkuk, Iraq), 2008

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Army Commendation Medal with one Oak Leaf Cluster
Army Achievement Medal
Meritorious Unit Citation
National Defense Service Medal
Iraq Campaign Medal
Global War on Terror Service Medal
Army Service Ribbon
Overseas Service Ribbon, 2nd Award

BADGES AND TABS
Basic Parachutists Badge

CPT Isaac H. Wilker

Executive Office

Branch: Quartermaster
Current Assignment: Executive Officer
Past Assignment: Squadron S4, 1-6 CAV, Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division

Mr. John Bautch

Recruting Operations Officer

Mr. Brad Orndorff

Scholarship and Enrollment Officer

ASSIGN: NOV 11

COMMISSIONED: University of Southern Indiana Army ROTC

CIVILIAN EDUCATION
BS Exercise Science

BRANCH: Army Reserve

MILITARY EDUCATION
Chemical Officer Basic Course
Civil Affairs Officer Qualification Course
Technical Escort Course
DOD Hazmat Technician
Air Assault Course

ASSIGNMENTS
Civil Affairs Team Leader BCO 412th CABN USAR
BN Chemical Officer HHC 1st BN 1-151st INF INARNG
PL D CO 1st BN 1-151st INF INARNG
OER Manager/OIC JI-JFHQ-INARNG

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
German Armed Forces Prof. Badge (Gold)
Army Service Ribbon
National Defense Service Medal

MSG LeRoy Gadson Jr.

Senior Military Instructor

Branch: Field Artillery
Current Assignment: Senior Military Instructor, Bearcat Battalion
Past Assignment: First Sergeant

Mr. Colonel Shipman

Sergeant First Class Vanover

ASSIGN:15 April 05
BRANCH:Armor
SPEC/MOS:19K

CIVILIAN EDUCATION

  • BA of Science, University of Cincinnati (2003)

MILITARY EDUCATION

ASSIGNMENTS

  1. M1 ABRAMS Tank CDR BC. 1-147th AR BN Hamilton, OH

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS:

 

Ms. Darst

Human Resource Assistant

Current Assignment:Human Resource Assistant
Past Assignment:Training Command G-1, Fort Sill, OK

Mrs. Hill

Supply Tech.

Current Assignment:Supply Tech.
Past Assignment:Supply Tech.

Ms. Kostopoulos

Supply Tech.

POS:Administrative Secretary I

Assigned:24 August 2002