COL Shawn C. Schuldt
COL Shawn Schuldt was commissioned from Iowa State University in 1994 as a Quartermaster officer, branch detailed to the Infantry. His first assignments were as a platoon leader and executive officer in 1st Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment at Fort Lewis, WA.
Following the logistics officer advanced course and an assignment to 2nd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, Korea, COL Schuldt served as the S3 and a company commander in the 528th Special Operations Support Battalion (Airborne) at Fort Bragg, NC. Following company command he served as an aide de camp and a student at the Logistics Executive Development Course in Fort Lee, VA.
In 2006, COL Schuldt deployed to Iraq with the 2nd Brigade, 10th Mountain Division as the Brigade S4. Upon redeployment he was assigned as the Support Operations officer in 210th Brigade Support Battalion. In 2009 he was assigned to United States Special Operations Command in Tampa, FL as a joint logistics planner.
From 2012 to 2014 COL Schuldt commanded the 407th Brigade Support Battalion, 2nd Brigade, and 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, NC. After battalion command COL Schuldt was assigned to the Army Staff where he served as the Chief of Plans for the Army Sexual Harassment Assault Response (SHARP) program.
COL Schuldt has deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. He holds a master’s degree in Supply Chain Management from Florida Institute of Technology and is a Certified Professional Logistician. He recently completed the National Security Fellowship program at Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government.
His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (1OLC), Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Expert Infantryman’s Badge, Parachute Rigger Badge and Master Parachutist Badge.