Chief of Staff
COL Matt Cody
Colonel Matt Cody is a distinguished military graduate from Northeastern
University with a bachelor's degree in biology and philosophy. He also earned a master's degree in human relations from the University of Oklahoma, a master's
degree in national security and strategic studies from the U.S. Naval War
College, and a Master of Military Art and Science from the School for Advanced
Some of Colonel Cody's previous assignments include 4th Infantry Division,
Fort Hood, Texas as a maneuver plannerÍ¾ 2nd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment,
2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colorado, as a
battalion executive officer, brigade operations officer, and brigade executive
officerÍ¾ 1st Squadron, 4th U.S. Cavalry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, Fort
Riley, Kansas, as a squadron commander and assistant chief of staff, operations.
Colonel Cody's most recent assignment was Brigade Commander for the 2 IBCT, 4th
Colonel Cody's operational deployments include: Operation Intrinsic Action
95-03Í¾ Operation Joint Forge, Bosnia 1999Í¾ Operation Iraqi Freedom 05-07 and
08-10Í¾ and Operation Enduring Freedom 12-13.
Colonel Cody's military awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit,
Bronze Star Medal (second award), the Meritorious Service Medal (fourth award),
the Army Commendation Medal (second award), numerous campaign and service
medals, the Ranger Tab and the Parachutist Badge.