National Guard
Brigadier General James P. Begley III
  
Director, J-2/6, National Guard Bureau
Arlington , VA
Since: July 2016
Official Photo
SOURCE OF COMMISSIONED SERVICE Virginia Military Institute

EDUCATIONAL DEGREES
American InterContinental University - MA - Information Technology
United States Army War College - MSS - Strategic Studies
Virginia Military Institute - BA - History

MILITARY SCHOOLS ATTENDED
Army War College (AWC)
ASLDP-Basic
CAPSTONE
Equal Opportunity (EO)
Level IV AT/FP
SRCOC
Force Management Course for Senior Leaders (FMSLC)
EMCW (Enabling Mission Command Workshop)
Harvard University General and Flag Officer Homeland Security Executive Seminar

FOREIGN LANGUAGE(S) None Recorded

PROMOTIONS DATE OF APPOINTMENT
2LT (USAR) 24 Jul 85
1LT (USAR) 5 Feb 87
CPT (USAR) 1 Feb 90
CPT (ARNG) 5 Dec 92
MAJ (ARNG) 9 Nov 98
LTC (ARNG) 4 Dec 03
COL (ARNG) 13 Feb 09
BG (ARNG) 14 Jul 12

FROM TO ASSIGNMENT
Jul 16 Present Director, J-2/6, National Guard Bureau, Arlington , Virginia
Sep 14 Jun 16 Assistant Adjutant General
Nov 12 Sep 14 Commander, Land Component Command
Jul 11 Sep 12 Commander, 261st Signal Brigade
Apr 10 Jun 11 Commander, 72nd Troop Command, Wilmington, Delaware
Oct 09 Mar 10 Commander, Land Component Command, Joint Force Headquarters, Delaware Army National Guard, Wilmington, Delaware
Feb 09 Oct 09 Deputy Commander, Delaware Army National Guard, Joint Force Headquarters, Wilmington, Delaware
Oct 07 Feb 09 Branch Chief, J4, Joint Force Headquarters, Delaware Army National Guard, Wilmington, Delaware
May 05 Oct 07 Commander, 198th Signal Battalion, Wilmington, Delaware
Nov 03 Apr 05 Information Management Officer, Headquarters, State Area Command, Delaware Army National Guard, Wilmington, Delaware
Aug 02 Oct 03 Chemical Officer, 261st Theater Signal Brigade, Dover, Delaware
Aug 01 Jul 02 Executive Officer, 198th Signal Battalion, Wilmington, Delaware
Apr 00 Jul 01 System Engineer, 261st Signal Brigade, Dover, Delaware
Jul 98 Mar 00 S-1, 261st Theater Signal Brigade, Dover, Delaware
Mar 97 Jun 98 Network Officer, 261st Signal Brigade, Dover, Delaware
Sep 96 Feb 97 Auto Management Officer, 261st Signal Brigade, Dover, Delaware
Sep 95 Aug 96 Network Officer, 261st Signal Commander, Dover, Delaware
Dec 93 Sep 95 Commander, 198th Signal Battalion, Wilmington, Delaware
Dec 92 Nov 93 Cable Communication Officer, 198th Signal Battalion, Wilmington, Delaware
Aug 92 Dec 92 United States Army Reserve Control Group (Reinforcement), Saint Louis, Missouri
Oct 91 Aug 92 Battalion Signal Officer, 4th Battalion, 7th Air Defense Artillery (Patriot), Fort Lewis, Washington
Nov 90 Oct 91 Battalion Signal Officer, 4th Battalion, 7th Air Defense Artillery (Patriot), Germany
Apr 90 Oct 90 Student, Signal School, Fort Gordon, Georgia
May 87 Apr 90 Battalion Signal Officer, 3rd Battalion, 327th Infantry, Fort Campbell, Kentucky
Feb 86 May 87 Platoon Leader, Company B, 501st Signal Battalion, Fort Campbell, Kentucky
Nov 85 Feb 86 Student, Field Artillery School, Fort Sill Oklahoma
Jul 85 Nov 85 Student, Signal School, Fort Gordon, Georgia

US DECORATIONS AND BADGES
Bronze Star Medal
Meritorious Service Medal (with 2 Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters)
Joint Service Commendation Medal
Army Commendation Medal (with 2 Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters)
Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal (with 3 Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters)
National Defense Service Medal (with 1 Bronze Service Star)
Southwest Asia Service Medal (with 2 Bronze Service Stars)
Iraq Campaign Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
Humanitarian Service Medal
Armed Forces Reserve Medal (with Bronze Hourglass and M Device)
Army Service Ribbon
Overseas Service Ribbon (with Numeral 2)
Reserve Component Overseas Service Ribbon (with Numeral 5)
Delaware National Guard Distinguished Service Medal
Delaware National Guard Medal for Military Merit (with Numeral 2)
Delaware National Guard Medal
Delaware National Guard National Defense Service Ribbon
Delaware National Guard Medal for Service in Aid to Civil Authority
Louisiana National Guard Emergency Service Ribbon
Joint Meritorious Unit Award
Army Meritorious Unit Citation

CIVILIAN OCCUPATION
Deloitte Services LP as a Business and Information Technology Project Manager

 

 

As of: 24 May 17

 

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