COL Brant D. Hoskins


COL Brant D. Hoskins

COL Brant D. Hoskins was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant from Southern Oregon State College, Ashland, Oregon with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics.

His military education includes Chemical Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, Combined Arms Service Staff School, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, and School of Advanced Military Studies (SAMS). He is a Distinguished Graduate of the U.S. Army War College. He holds Masters' Degrees in Adult Education, Theater Operations and Strategic Studies.

Prior to arriving at Dugway, COL Hoskins was assigned as the Deputy Director, Security and Protection, Headquarters, Combined Joint Task Force - OPERATION INHERENT RESOLVE, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait.

COL Hoskins has served in a variety of command, leadership, and staff positions to include: Battalion Chemical Officer, 2nd Battalion 3rd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Armored Division, Kirch-goens, Germany; Reconnaissance Platoon Leader and Detachment Commander in the 25th Chemical Company, 1st Armored Division, Buedigen, Germany and Camp Rumbaugh, Bosnia; Brigade Chemical Officer, 4th Brigade, 1st Armored Division, Hanau, Germany; Chemical Officer Basic Course Teaching, Advising and Counseling (TAC) Officer, Fort McClellan, Alabama; Assistant Regimental Chemical Officer, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Carson, Colorado; Company Commander, 89th Chemical Company, Ft. Carson, Colorado; Mechanized Infantry and Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Company Observer, Controller, Trainer, Fort Irwin, California; CBRN Planner, 20th CBRNE Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland; CWMD Planner, Headquarters, Multi-National Forces - Iraq, Baghdad, Iraq; Chief of Plans, 20th CBRNE Command, APG, Maryland; Chief of Staff, U.S. Army CBRN School, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Commander, 110th Chemical Battalion (Technical Escort), Joint Base Lewis McChord, Washington.

His awards and decorations include two awards of the Defense Meritorious Service Medal (Oak Leaf Cluster), five awards of the Army Meritorious Service Medal, three awards of the Army Commendation Medal, three awards of the Army Achievement Medal, NATO Medal, Ranger Tab and Parachutist Badge.