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Lieutenant Colonel Brad Morgan serves as the Deputy District Engineer for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Baltimore District.

Lt. Col. Morgan is from Union City, Tennessee. He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 2000 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Engineering Management. He received a Graduate Certificate in Military Construction Management from the University of Missouri at Rolla in 2006 and earned a Master of Arts in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College in 2013. Lt. Col. Morgan is a graduate of the Engineer Officer Basic Course, distinguished graduate from the Engineer Captain’s Career Course, and graduated with distinction from the College of Naval Command and Staff.

Lt. Col. Morgan’s initial assignments were as a Combat Engineer Platoon Leader, Assault and Obstacle Platoon Leader, and Company Executive Officer with Alpha Company, 8th Engineer Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division at Fort Hood, Texas. He then served as the Battalion Construction Officer for the 8th Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, deploying in support of OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM and was responsible for reconstruction projects throughout the Karkh and Karadah Districts of Baghdad. Following a year in the Inactive Ready Reserve, where he worked as a Construction Superintendent in Memphis, Tennessee, Lt. Col. Morgan returned to Active Duty in 2006. Upon assignment to the 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, he deployed to Taji, Iraq, during the "surge" as a Military Transition Team Leader, where he trained and combat advised a newly formed Iraqi Army Reconnaissance Battalion. Returning to Fort Campbell, Kentucky, Lt. Col. Morgan assumed command and activated the 511th Engineer Company (Sapper), 326 Engineer Battalion (Air Assault). He deployed the company to Kirkuk, Iraq, conducting route clearance operations throughout the Al Tameem Province. Following command and return from Iraq, Lieutenant Colonel Morgan was assigned to the Mission Support Element and 101st ABN DIV plans section, performing duties as the Chief of Plans and Exercises at Fort Campbell, while the 101st ABN DIV was deployed to Afghanistan. Most recently, Lt. Col. Morgan served as the Operations Officer of the 326 Engineer Battalion (Air Assault), deploying in support of OPERATION NEW DAWN as the last engineer battalion in Iraq.

Lt. Col. Morgan’s awards include the Bronze Star (3 Oak Leaf Clusters), Meritorious Service Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal (2 Oak Leaf Clusters), and the Meritorious Unit Citation (2 Oak Leaf Clusters). He has also earned the Sapper Tab, as well as the Combat Action, Parachutist, Air Assault, and Pathfinder Badges.

Lt. Col. Morgan is married to the former Rebecca Rice of Union City, Tennessee, and together they have three wonderful children.