Fort Leonard Wood Garrison Commander

FLW Garrison Commander

Colonel Tracy L. Lanier

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Col. Tracy L. Lanier was commissioned in 1993 as a Second Lieutenant in the Quartermaster Corps. He holds a Master of Arts in Procurement and Acquisition Management from Webster University, Master of Strategic Studies from United States Air War College, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Alabama A&M University.

His military education includes: Quartermaster Officer Basic Course, Combined Logistics Officers Advanced Course, Combined Arms Service Staff School, Equal Opportunity Officers Course, United States Army Command and General Staff College, and the United States Air War College.

His previous assignments include: Platoon Leader and Executive Officer, 110th Quartermaster Company, 260th Quartermaster Battalion (Petroleum Supply); Petroleum Laboratory Officer in Charge and Petroleum Operations Officer, Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 260th Quartermaster Battalion (Petroleum Supply), Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia; Assistant Brigade S4, 20th Engineer Brigade (Combat – Airborne) and Company Commander, 259th Field Service Company, 264th Corps Support Battalion, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Petroleum and Water Officer, Executive Assistant to the Chief, Logistics, Coalition Forces Land Component Command, Camp Doha and Arifjan Kuwait, Third US Army, US Army Forces Central Command, Fort McPherson, Georgia; Battalion Support Operations Officer and Battalion Executive Officer, 96th Aviation Support Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade; Deputy Brigade Support Operations and Brigade Support Operations Officer, 101st Sustainment Brigade, Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Battalion Commander, Special Troops Battalion, 45th Sustainment Brigade, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Distribution and Supply Chain Integration Branch Chief and Logistics Operations Division Chief, United States Pacific Command J4, Camp H.M. Smith, Hawaii.

His deployments include: Operation Restore/Uphold Democracy (Haiti) in 1994; Operation Enduring Freedom in 2002; Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003; Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2005 and 2006; Operation Enduring Freedom in 2007 - 2009.

His awards and decorations include: Bronze Star (1 OLC), Defense Meritorious Service Medal (2 OLC), Meritorious Service Medal (3 OLC), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Commendation Medal (3 OLC), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Parachutist, and Parachute Rigger Badge.