LTC Christopher David, USAHC Hohenfels Commander
Lt. Col. Christopher J. David was raised in Seekonk, Mass., and received a commission through the Reserve Officer Training Corps in 1994. A Medical Service Corps Officer, David holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and a Masters of Business Administration from Webster’s University. He is a graduate of numerous military schools, to include the Command and General Staff College, the Joint Planners Course, and the Combined Logistics Officer’s Advance Course.
Since his first assignment as the Medical Platoon Leader for the 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, David has completed multiple deployments and served in a wide variety of assignments in staff and leadership positions. Most recently, David served as the Executive Assistant to the Army Surgeon General; Commanding General, U.S. Army Medical Command.
His interests are in leadership, healthcare management, and synchronizing resources and programs to enhance the health and well-being of Soldiers and their Families. A true New Englander, David is a faithful Boston Red Sox, Bruins, and New England Patriots fan.
David’s awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit, the Bronze Star Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal (3 Oak Leaf Clusters), the Army Commendation Medal (2 Oak Leaf Clusters), the Army Achievement Medal (3 Oak Leaf Clusters), the Expert Field Medical Badge, the Parachutists Badge, the Air Assault Badge, the Army Staff Identification Badge, and the Order of Military Medical Merit (O2M3).
SFC Stanley W. Holcombe, USAHC Hohenfels Detachment Sergeant
Sergeant First Class Stanley W. Holcombe hails from St. Petersburg, FL; a fervent Tampa bay Buccaneers fan, he attended Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson South Carolina and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Sam Houston, Texas. He currently holds two Military Occupational Specialties: Patient Administration Specialist (68G) and Combat Medical Specialist (68W).
During his 23 years of total service, SFC Holcombe has served in a variety of leadership positions comprising MTOE, TDA and Special Duty assignments. His assignments included duties as a Patient Administration Specialist 349th Combat Support Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL; Driver/Medic, HHC 10th Combat Support Hospital, Ft. Carson, CO; Treatment NCO, 2nd Engineer Battalion, Camp Castle, Korea; Platoon Sergeant, 690th Ambulance Company, Ft. Benning, GA; Gold Badge Recruiter, Tampa Recruiting Battalion, FL; NCOIC Internal Medicine Clinic, Madigan Army Community Hospital, Ft. Lewis, WA; Medical Planner 13th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, Ft Hood, TX; Equal Opportunity Advisor 15th Sustainment Brigade, Ft. Hood, TX; Sexual Assault Response Coordinator 15th Sustainment Brigade, Ft. Hood, TX; Equal Opportunity Advisor III CORPS Ft. Hood, TX; Master Resilience Trainer, III CORPS Ft. Hood, TX; Warrior Adventure Quest Instructor/Writer, III CORPS Ft. Hood, TX; Detachment Sergeant Hohenfels Health Clinic, BMEDDAC, Germany.
SFC Holcombe's military education and schools include the Warrior Leader Course, Nuclear Biological Chemical Officer Course, Instructor Course, Small Group Instructor Course, Unit Prevention Leaders Course, Field Sanitation Course, Senior Leadership Course, Master Fitness Trainer Course, Recruiter School, Advance Leadership Course, Equal Opportunity Course, Sexual Assault Response Coordinator Course, and Master Resilience Trainer Course.
SFC Holcombe awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Services Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal (4OLC), Army Achievement Medal (3OLC), Good Conduct Medal (6 awards), National Defense Service Medal (one Star),Korean Defense Service Medal, Reserves Army Achievement Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal- Combat Service, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, Overseas Service Ribbon (2 awards), Gold Recruiter Badge (3 Sapphires), and the Wheel Drivers Badge.