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White Sands Missile Range
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John S. Regan
Aug 24, 2009 -
19 Jul 2011
Brigadier General John S. Regan assumed command of White Sands Missile Range
on August 24, 2009, following a year and a half assignment in the Pentagon
in Headquarters Department of the Army as the Executive Officer to the
Army's Deputy Chief of Staff for Programs, G-8.
Regan is a 1980 graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point
and he holds a Master of Science Degree in Operations Research from the
Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. He is also a graduate of
the United States Army Command and General Staff College and the United
Kingdom's Royal College of Defense Studies (RCDS), which he attended on a
Senior Service College (SSC) Fellowship in London, England.
Following BG Regan's graduation from West Point, he was
commissioned in the Military Police Corps where he served in various command
and staff providing direct support to three Army Infantry Divisions, the
7th, 3rd, and 24th Divisions, and the 59th Ordnance Brigade (Special
Weapons), V Corps, in Germany.
General Regan's other key assignments include serving
as the Chief of Staff at the Center for Army Analysis, Division Chief for
Acquisition and Sustainment in Program Analysis and Evaluation (PAE)
Directorate on the Army Staff, and as senior analyst in the Army Financial
Management and Comptroller Directorate. He also served on the Joint Staff in
the J7, Operational Plans and Joint Force Development Directorate.
General Regan's military awards include the Legion of
Merit (with two Oak Leaf Clusters), the Defense Meritorious Service Medal,
Meritorious Service Medal (with three Oak Leaf Clusters), Joint Service
Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Joint Service Achievement
Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Armed
Forces Service Medal, GWOT Service Medal, and the Joint and Army Staff
General Regan is married to the former Mirta Villalba
and they have two grown children, Rodrigo and Bianca. Bianca is a sophomore
at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia and Rodrigo is
employed in the Washington DC area.