BRIGADIER GENERAL XAVIER T. BRUNSON
DEPUTY COMMANDING GENERAL OF OPERATIONS
10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION (LIGHT INFANTRY)
Brigadier General Xavier Brunson was commissioned as an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Hampton University in 1990. He has held numerous leadership assignments to include platoon leader, company commander, battalion commander, and brigade commander. Upon selection for promotion to Brigadier General, he served as the Assistant Commanding General-Support, United States Army Special Forces Command (now 1st Special Forces Command) (Airborne) at Fort Bragg, NC and Operation Inherent Resolve.
Following completion of his duties, Brigadier General Brunson was assigned to his current position as the Deputy Commanding General-Operations, 10th Mountain Division (Light) at Fort Drum, NY. He has deployed numerous times in support of contingency and named operations.
BG Brunson holds a B.A. in Political Science from Hampton University, a M.A. in Human Resources from Webster University, and a M.S. in National Security and Strategic Studies from the United States Army War College.