36th ENGINEER BRIGADE COMMANDER
COLONEL HEATH C. ROSCOE
Colonel Heath C. Roscoe hails from the small town of Transfer located in Western Pennsylvania and is an avid Pittsburgh Steelers, Penguins and Pirates fan. He was commissioned in the Army Corps of Engineers on 31 May 1990 from the United States Military Academy, West Point, New York. He is a licensed Professional Engineer for the State of Delaware and recently completed the National Security Program at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government as an Army War College Fellow.
COL Roscoe’s previous assignments include overseas service in Baumholder, Germany from 1991-1994 in the 40th Eng Bn where he served as a Platoon Leader, Company Executive Officer and Battalion Maintenance Officer. He also served overseas in the Republic of South Korea from 1994-1997 where he served as a Company Commander in the 2nd Eng Bn and the 2nd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division Assistant Brigade Engineer at Camp Casey. COL Roscoe went on to the United States Military Academy as an instructor in the Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering from May 1997 to July 2002. He then deployed twice from Fort Lewis in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom with the 3rd Stryker Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division in 2003 as the Bde Engineer in Mosul, Iraq and then with the 555th Eng Bde as the Bde S3 in 2006 in Tikrit, Iraq. COL Roscoe took command of the 19th Eng Bn at Fort Knox, Kentucky in February 2008 and deployed with the unit in support of Operation Enduring Freedom from April 2009 to April 2010 in Regional Command South, Afghanistan. After Bn Command, he served as the Engineer Branch Chief for Human Resources Command at Fort Knox, KY from 2010-2012.
COL Heath Roscoe earned a Bachelors of Science Degree in Environmental Science from the United States Military Academy, West Point, New York and a Masters of Science Degree in Environmental Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania. He is also a graduate of the Army Command and General staff College, Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas, and the Engineer Officer Basic and Advanced courses, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.
COL Roscoe’s military awards and decorations include: the Combat Action, Airborne and Air-Assault Badges; the NATO, Korean Defense Service, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary and Service medals, the Iraqi and Afghanistan Campaign Medals, the Army Achievement and Commendation Medals, Meritorious Service Medal and the Bronze Star Medal. His unit awards include the Army Superior Unit and Meritorious Unit Citation Awards. He has also been awarded the Bronze Order of the Engineer DeFleury Medal.
36th ENGINEER COMMAND SERGEANT MAJOR
CSM DOUGLAS S. PADGETT
Command Sergeant Major Douglas S. Padgett is a native of Johnston, South Carolina. He entered the United States Army on 23 December 1988 and completed Basic Combat training and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. CSM Padgett has served in various leadership positions from Team Leader to Battalion Command Sergeant Major. His assignments include Team Leader, D/20th Engineer Battalion (Combat Heavy), Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Squad Leader, C/20th Engineer Battalion (Mechanized), Fort Hood, Texas; Squad Leader and Platoon Sergeant, Alpha Company 27th Engineer Battalion, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Drill Sergeant, Bravo and Charlie Company, 3-10 Infantry Battalion, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Senior Drill Sergeant Leader, MANSCEN NCO Academy and Drill Sergeant School, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Brigade S3 Sergeant Major and Brigade Rear Detachment Sergeant Major, 130th Engineer Brigade, Hanau, Germany; Student, United States Army Sergeants Major Academy, Fort Bliss, Texas; Battalion Operations Sergeant, 31st Engineer Battalion (OSUT), Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Battalion Command Sergeant Major, 31st Engineer Battalion, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Battalion Command Sergeant Major, 14th Combat Engineer Battalion, Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
CSM Padgett’s military education includes: United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (Class 57), First Sergeant Course, Advanced Noncommissioned Officer Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officer Course, Warrior Leader Course, Drill Sergeant Course, Battle Staff, Airborne School, Air Assault School, and Master Fitness Trainer Course. He has also earned an Associate Degree in Liberal Studies from Austin Peay State University and Bachelor Degree in Applied Management from Excelsior College.
CSM Padgett’s awards and decorations include: Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (6th OLC) Army Commendation Medal (2nd OLC), Army Achievement Medal (5th OLC), Army Superior Unit Award, Good Conduct Medal (8th Award), National Defense Service Medal (2nd Award) Southwest Asia Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal (2nd Award), Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 4) Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (Numeral 2), NATO Medal (Afghanistan), Kuwait Liberation Medal (Government of Saudi Arabia), Kuwait Liberation Medal (Government of Afghanistan), Drill Sergeant Badge, Airborne Badge, and the Air Assault Badge. He has also earned the Engineer Bronze Order of the DeFleury Award, and is a member of the prestigious Sergeant Audie Murphy Club. CSM Padgett is an ordained Pastor.
CSM Padgett is married and they have two childern.