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Brig. Gen. Michael A. Mitchell

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SOURCE OF COMMISSIONED SERVICE ROTC

EDUCATIONAL DEGREES

The University of Alabama - BS - Corporate Finance and Investment Management

United States Army War College - MSS - Strategic Studies

MILITARY SCHOOLS ATTENDED

United States Army War College

Advanced Joint Professional Military Education (AJPME)

Joint Task Force Commanders Course (NORTHCOM)

United States Judge Advocate School, Reserve Component - General Officer Legal Orientation Course (RC-GOLO)

Army Strategic Education Program-Basic (ASEP-B)

Harvard University, General and Flag Officer Homeland Security Executive Seminar

Dual Status Commanders Course (NORTHCOM)

FOREIGN LANGUAGE(S) None Recorded

PROMOTIONS DATE OF APPOINTMENT

2LT 18 Dec 87

1LT 19 Dec 90

CPT 22 Jul 94

MAJ 4 Oct 01

LTC 6 Jul 06

COL 10 Nov 11

BG 7 Apr 16

FROM TO ASSIGNMENT

Apr 16 Present Assistant Adjutant General, Alabama Joint Force Headquarters, Montgomery, Alabama

Dec 14 Mar 16 Human Resources Officer, Joint Forces Headquarters - Alabama, Montgomery, Alabama

Jul 11 Dec 14 Commander, 200th Regiment (Leadership), Fort McClellan, Alabama

Sep 08 Jun 11 Commander, 1st Squadron, 131st Cavalry, Enterprise, Alabama

Feb 08 Aug 08 G-3, 62nd Troop Command, Montgomery, Alabama

Oct 07 Jan 08 Aviation Officer (acting G-3), 62nd Troop Command, Montgomery, Alabama

Mar 06 May 07 Senior Advisor, Brigade Embedded Training Team, 3rd Brigade, 201st Regional Corps

Advisory Command, Combined Joint Task Force Phoenix, Jalalabad, Afghanistan

(OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM VII)

Sep 04 Feb 06 Assistant G-3, 62nd Troop Command, Montgomery, Alabama

Aug 03 Aug 04 Executive Officer, 1st Battalion, 131st Armor, TASK FORCE 218, Fort McClellan, Alabama

(OPERATION NOBLE EAGLE III)

Aug 02 Jul 03

S-3, 1st Battalion, 131st Armor, 3rd Brigade, 87th Division, Fort McClellan, Alabama

(OPERATION NOBLE EAGLE II)

Oct 01 Jul 02 S-3, 1st Battalion, 131st Armor, 149th Armored Brigade, Ozark, Alabama

Apr 01 Oct 01 Operations Officer, 31st Armored Brigade, Montgomery, Alabama

Sep 00 Mar 01 Liaison Officer, Detachment 1, 31st Armored Brigade, Northport, Alabama

Dec 99 Aug 00 Assistant S-2, 31st Separate Armored Brigade, Northport, Alabama

Oct 97 Nov 99 Commander, Troop E, 31st Cavalry, Sylacauga, Alabama

Nov 96 Sep 97 Signal Intelligence/Electronic Warfare Officer, 31st Separate Armored Brigade, Northport,

Alabama

Sep 95 Oct 96 Commander, Company A, 1st Battalion, 152nd Armor, Centre, Alabama

Jun 94 Aug 95 Commander, Company B, 2nd Battalion, 152nd Armor, Collinsville, Alabama

Apr 92 May 94 Executive Officer, Company B, 2nd Battalion, 152nd Armor, Collinsville, Alabama

Sep 91 Apr 92 Scout Platoon Leader, Troop E, 31st Cavalry, Sylacauga, Alabama

Jun 88 Aug 91 Tank Platoon Leader, Troop E, 31st Cavalry, Sylacauga, Alabama

SUMMARY OF JOINT ASSIGNMENTS DATE GRADE

Senior Advisor, Brigade Embedded Training Team, 3rd Brigade,

201st Regional Corps Advisory Command, Combined Joint Task

Force Phoenix, Jalalabad, Afghanistan (OPERATION ENDURING

FREEDOM VII)

Mar 06 - May 07 Lieutenant Colonel

SUMMARY OF OPERATIONAL ASSIGNMENTS DATE GRADE

Senior Advisor, Brigade Embedded Training Team, 3rd Brigade,

201st Regional Corps Advisory Command, Combined Joint Task

Force Phoenix, Jalalabad, Afghanistan (OPERATION ENDURING

FREEDOM VII)

Mar 06 - May 07 Lieutenant Colonel

Executive Officer, 1st Battalion, 131st Armor, TASK FORCE 218,

Fort McClellan, Alabama (OPERATION NOBLE EAGLE III)

Aug 03 - Aug 04 Major

S-3, 1st Battalion, 131st Armor, 3rd Brigade, 87th Division, Fort

McClellan, Alabama (OPERATION NOBLE EAGLE II)

Aug 02 - Jul 03 Major

US DECORATIONS AND BADGES

Legion of Merit

Bronze Star Medal

Meritorious Service Medal (with Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster)

Army Commendation Medal (with 4 Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters)

Army Achievement Medal

Joint Meritorious Unit Award

Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal (with 1 Silver and 2 Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters)

National Defense Service Medal (with Bronze Service Star)

Afghanistan Campaign Medal (with Campaign Star)

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

Armed Forces Reserve Medal (with Silver Hourglass and M Device)

Humanitarian Service Medal

Army Service Ribbon

Army Overseas Service Ribbon

Reserve Component Overseas Training Ribbon

North Atlantic Treaty Organization Medal

Distinguished Service Medal of Alabama (with 1 Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster)

Veterans Service Medal of Alabama (with 2 Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters)

National Emergency Service Medal of Alabama (with "911" Clasp)

Special Service Medal of Alabama

Faithful Service Medal of Alabama (with 1 Silver and 2 Bronze Saint Andrew's Crosses)

Active Basic Training Medal of Alabama

Mississippi Emergency Service Medal

CIVILIAN OCCUPATION

Commercial Banking Executive

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

National Guard Association of United States

National Guard Association of Alabama

U. S. Army War College Foundation - Life Member

Cavalry and Armor Association

Association of the United States Army

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

2003 Order of Saint George - Bronze Medallion


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