COL Matthew St. Laurent

Deputy Chief of Staff

WCT Deputy Chief Of Staff Col. St. Laurent

Colonel Colonel Matthew St Laurent graduated from University of New Hampshire in Durham, NH in 1990 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant, Field Artillery, NH ARNG. He later earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy in 1994 and a Masters in Occupational Therapy in 2005 and re-commissioned into the AMEDD, Army Medical Specialist Corps.

He currently serves as the Deputy Chief of Staff, Warrior Care and Transition, Office of the Surgeon General, MEDCOM, Arlington, VA; His previous assignments included: Chief, Occupational Therapist Service Walter Reed, Bethesda, MD; Assistant Chief Integrated Occupational Therapist, Walter Reed, Bethesda, MD; Veterans Health Administration CGSC Interagency Fellowship; 85th Medical Detachment Staff Therapist, Iraq; Chief Outpatient Occupational Therapist, Walter Reed Army Medical Center; Chief, Occupational Therapist Regional Consultant, Dwight Eisenhower Hospital, Fort Gordon, GA; Assistant Chief Occupational Therapist, Dwight Eisenhower Hospital, Fort Gordon, GA; Chief Occupational Therapist, Heidelberg, Germany; Chief Occupational Therapy, Fort Knox, KY; Fire Direction Officer, 197th Field Artillery, NH ARNG.

COL Matthew St Laurent’s service education includes Field Artillery Basic Officers Leader Course, AMEDD Officers Basic Course, Army Medical Department Officer Basic Course, Upper Extremity Evaluation Course, Combat Stress Control Course, Army Medical Department Pre-Command Course, Army Medical Department Officer Advance Course, Combined Arms Services and Staff School, Command and General Staff College.

COL St Laurent’s awards and decorations include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (3rd OLC), Army Commendation Medal (2nd OLC), Army Achievement Medal, Meritorious Unit Citation, Army Superior Unit Award, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Overseas Ribbon.