Colonel Anthony R. Nesbitt
COL Anthony “Tony” Nesbitt is a Medical Service Corps Officer with a long and distinguished career in the United States Army. His formal education includes a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration,
a Master’s of Science in Management and a Master’s of Science in Strategic Studies.
COL Nesbitt’s career has spanned a full spectrum of assignments and command positions. Key assignments include: Division Medical Supply Officer, 10THMountain Division; Battalion S3 and Company Commander, 2NDInfantry Division; Battalion Executive Officer, 16THMedical Logistics Battalion; Logistics and Plans Officer, Office of the Surgeon General; Logistics Operations Officer Joint Staff, Pentagon; Aide-de-Camp to the J4 Joint Staff, Pentagon; Battalion Commander of the 56THMultifunctional Medical Battalion, Ft. Lewis, Washington; Commander, 6thMedical Logistics Management Center; US Army MEDCOM G-4, Office of the Surgeon General; and most recently Commander of the 1stMedical Brigade, Ft. Hood, Texas. He has participated in multiple training and deployment operations to include Operation Restore Hope, Somalia, Hurricane Andrew Relief, desert Thunder, desert Fox, and Medical Task Force Commander, Haiti Earthquake Relief operations and various missions around the world.
COL Nesbitt is a graduate of the Combat Casualty Care Course, the Combined Arms Service Staff School, the Command and General Staff Course, the Medical Materiel Management Internship, Training with Industry -Logistics Management Institute Internship, and is a graduate of the US Army War College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.
He has earned many awards and decorations to include the Legion of Merit (3 awards), the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (6 awards), Army Commendation Medal, Humanitarian Assistance Medal, Expeditionary Service Medal, Military Outstanding Voluntary Service Medal, the Expert Field Medical Badge, the Airborne Badge, and the Air Assault Badge.