BG David J. Bishop
BG David Bishop is currently assigned as the Commanding General, U.S. Army Warrior Transition Command and Assistant Surgeon General for Warrior Care and Transition. He graduated from the United States Air Force Academy with a Bachelor of Science degree and cross commissioned into the Army as an Armor officer. He also holds a Master of Science Degree in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College and a Master of Science in Administration from Central Michigan University.
He has served in a variety of armored and mechanized units throughout his career at various locations in the United States, Europe and southwest Asia. He served in the 1st Battalion, 35th Armor in Erlangen, Germany, commanded the 3rd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment and commanded the 3rd Brigade, 1st Armored Division.
Bishop also served in various staff positions on the Army Staff and the Joint Staff where his duties included J-8 Division Chief, where he led teams who analyzed a variety of strategic problem sets for the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He also served as the Director of the U.S. Army Rapid Equipping Force (REF).
He served as aide to the Army Chief of Staff, deployed to Kosovo as a Battalion Commander and deployed to Iraq as a Brigade Combat Team Commander in Baghdad.
Prior to his current assignment, he was the Chief of Staff of Third Army/U.S. Army Central.
His current mission remains to support the Army's commitment to the rehabilitation and successful transition of wounded, ill or injured Soldiers back to active duty or to Veteran status.
Retired COL Thomas D. Webb
Deputy to the Commander
As Deputy to the Commander of the Warrior Transition Command, Tom Webb focuses on high-level policy and strategy, supporting the Commander’s vision for Army warrior care and transition.
Mr. Webb retired from the United States Army after nearly 25 years of service. He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1985 with a degree in civil engineering and a commission as an Infantry Officer. He holds two master's degrees and completed the Command and General Staff College and the School of Advanced Military Studies.
During his Army career, he served as the Director of Plans, Training, Mobilization, and Security at Fort Belvoir, coordinating support to the National Capitol Region in response to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. He commanded the Oahu Base Support Battalion at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, and served as the Operations Officer for the Regional Command West in Afghanistan with the 25th Infantry Division. Most recently, he served as the Infantry Branch Chief and Deputy Director for the Officer Personnel Management Division of the Human Resource Command, where he worked with many wounded officers who chose to Continue On Active Duty.
Mr. Webb’s awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (5 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (5 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (2 OLC), Korean Defense Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medals, Parachutist Badge, Ranger Tab, Expert Infantryman’s Badge and the Combat Infantryman’s Badge.
CSM Mark A. Dennis
Command Sergeant Major, Warrior Transition Command (WTC)
CSM Mark A. Dennis is a native of Columbia, South Carolina and a 1978 graduate of Airport High School. He entered Active Duty in March 1983 at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. He completed Basic Training at Fort Bliss, Texas and Advanced Individual Training as a Combat Medical Specialist at Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Following advanced individual training he completed Airborne School at Fort Benning, Georgia.
CSM Dennis’ previous positions and assignments include all levels of leadership from Squad Leader to Battalion Command Sergeant Major. His assignments include three tours at Fort Bragg, North Carolina; two tours in Germany; Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Fort Stewart, Georgia; Fort Bliss, Texas; Fort Huachuca, Arizona; Fort Belvoir, Virginia; and the Warrior Transition Command, Alexandria, Virginia.
His military education includes all levels of the Non-Commissioned Officers Education System through the Sergeants Major Course Class 55, and the Command Sergeants Major Course. He is also a graduate of the Battle Staff course, Air Assault course and the Jumpmaster course.
His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star (OLC), Meritorious Service Medal (3OLC), Army Commendation Medal (4OLC), the Combat Medical Badge, Expert Field Medical Badge, Master Parachutist Badge, and the Air Assault Badge.
CSM Dennis holds an associate’s degree from Harold Washington University, a Bachelor Degree in Management and Human Resources from Park University, Parkville, Missouri, and a master's degree in Health Care Management from Park University.
COL Johnny Davis
Director, U.S. Army Wounded Warrior Program (AW2)
COL Johnny Davis entered the U.S. Army as an Infantry Officer in 1992, after earning a Bachelor of Science Degree from Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. His first assignment was with 2-7 IN, 24th ID where he served as a Bradley Platoon Leader, Executive Officer, and Battalion Maintenance Officer.
After attending the Maneuver Captains Career Course, he served with the 82d Airborne Division as a Division G3 Battle Captain, Brigade S-1, Commander of Alpha Company 1-325 IN, and Aide-de-Camp to the Division Commander. From 2000-2001, he served as the commander of Delta Company, 3rd US Infantry or "The OLD GUARD" at Fort Myer, Virginia.
This assignment was followed by a Joint Staff Internship to the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness in 2003; the Command and General Staff College in 2004; assignment as a Battalion S3, Brigade S3, and Brigade XO with the 506th Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division from 2004 to 2007; followed by a tour on the joint staff as the Aide-de-Camp to the Vice Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff; and as a staff officer with the Joint Requirements Oversight Committee (JROC).
COL Davis then returned to Fort Campbell, Kentucky, to command 1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment and deployed to OEF-X as a Task Force Commander from 2010 to 2011. After command, he deployed to Iraq to serve on the MNF-I Commanding General's personal staff and remained with GEN Austin while he served as the 33d Vice Chief of Staff of the Army.
Prior to becoming the Director of the Army Wounded Warrior Program (AW2) , COL Davis attended the National War College at Fort McNair, Washington, D.C., where he earned a master's degree in National Security Strategy. He also holds a master's degree in Leadership from Central Michigan University.
His operational deployments include - Kuwait "Operation Southern Watch", Sinai, Egypt; Haiti, OIF 05-07, OEF 10-11 and OIF-11. He has earned the Airborne Master Parachutist Wings, Air Assault Wings, and Ranger Tab, as well as the Combat and Expert Infantryman's Badge.
COL Davis' awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (2OLC), Purple Heart Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (2 OLC), Army Commendation Medal for Valor, Army Commendation Medal (2 OLC), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal (5 "Silver" OLC), Iraq Campaign Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War of Terrorism Medal, Southwest Asia Service Medal and Multi-national Forces Observer (MFO) Medal.
SGM Patrick Fatuesi
Sergeant Major, U.S. Army Wounded Warrior Program (AW2), Warrior Transition Command (WTC)
SGM S. Fatuesi entered the military under the Buddy Program from the island of American Samoa on 3 October 1983. He started One Station Unit Training at Ft. Benning, Georgia on 7 October 1983.
SGM Fatuesi's assignments include tours with 2/21st IN in Fort Stewart, Georgia; 1/9th IN, Camp Greaves, Korea; 2/16th IN, Fort Riley, Kansas; 2/6th IN, Germany; 4/17th IN, Fort Ord, California; 2/327th IN, Fort Campbell, Kentucky; A Co Jungle Operations Training Battalion, Fort Sherman, Panama; 2/60th IN, Fort Jackson, South Carolina; 2/503rd ABN and 173rd ABCT, Vicenza, Italy; United States Army Sergeants Major Academy, 1st AD HQs, and HHC 4/17th IN, SBCT, Fort Bliss, Texas prior to joining the Army Wounded Warrior.
Throughout his career he has served in leadership positions including Team Leader, Squad Leader, Scout Team Leader, Scout Platoon Sergeant, Jungle Warfare Instructor, Senior Drill Instructor, Observer Controller, Platoon Sergeant, Airborne First Sergeant, Division Plans Sergeant Major, and Battalion Operations Sergeant Major.
SGM Fatuesi's military education includes Warrior Leader Course, Advanced Leader Course, Senior Leader Course , First Sergeants Course, Systems Integrator Course, and the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy. He has also completed the Army's Basic Airborne School, the Ranger course, Long Range Surveillance Course, Air Assault School, Drill Sergeant School, Rappel Master Course, and the Master Fitness Course.
SGM Fatuesi's awards and decorations include the Purple Heart, Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (3OLC), Army Commendation Medal (x6), Army Achievement Medal (x6), Good Conduct Medal (11th award), National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Non-Commissioned Officer Professional Development (x4), Overseas Service Ribbon (x4), Army Service Ribbon, Expert Infantryman's Badge, Combat Infantryman's Badge, Ranger Tab, Air Assault Badge, Drill Sergeant Badge, and the Italian Jump Wings.