Lieutenant Colonel LaCher M. Green is a graduate of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. Lieutenant Colonel Green was commissioned into the Air Defense Artillery Branch in May 1999 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology and later branch transferred to the Adjutant General Corps in January 2002. In June 2003, she received a Master of Art Degree in Human Resources Management from Webster University.
Lieutenant Colonel Green assignments include PATRIOT Launcher Platoon Leader, Battery Executive Officer, and Battalion Adjutant/S1, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Air Defense Artillery, 31st Air Defense Artillery Brigade, III (US) Armored Corps in Fort Bliss, Texas and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Chief, Officer Management Branch, 21st Theater Support Command, Kaiserslautern, Germany; Company Commander, 90th Postal Company, 90th Personnel Services Battalion, 1st Personnel Services Command in Kaiserslautern, Germany; Chief, G-1 Transformation Division and later Plans and Operations, 21st Theater Sustainment Command; Brigade S-1/Adjutant and Battalion Executive Officer, 82nd Sustainment Brigade; G-1 Plans and Operations Chief, XVIII Airborne Corps; Brigade S-1, 44th Medical Brigade; HQDA G-1 Military Personnel Enlisted Plans and Readiness Policy Officer, Distribution and Readiness Branch and Women in the Army/Soldier 2020 Policy Officer, Command Policy and Programs Division, Military Personnel Management Directorate.
Her military education includes the Intermediate Level Education at the Command and General Staff College, Company Commander’s Course, Combined Arms and Staff Service School (CAS3), Adjutant General Corps Captain’s Career Course, Airborne School, Air Defense Artillery Officer Basic PATRIOT Weapons Course, and the Air Defense Artillery Officer Basic Course.
Lieutenant Colonel Green’s awards include the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (3OLC), Army Commendation Medal (3 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (3 OLC), National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal (1 Star), Iraqi Campaign Medal (2 Stars), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (numeral 4), NATO Medal, Parachutist Badge, Army Staff Identification Badge, Foreign Parachutist Badge (Ukraine and Germany), Joint Meritorious Unit Award, and the Meritorious Unit Citation.