Mr. Larry Kilgore served in the US Army for 29 years and retired at the rank of Command Sergeant Major (E9) in 2003. Among his many accomplishments he had the Honor of becoming the first Command Sergeant Major of the reactivated 173rd Airborne Brigade. Mr. Kilgore started his civil service career in Vicenza as Plans Specialist in 2003. In 2004 he was promoted to the position of Force Protection Program Manager and held the position for 4 years. In 2008 he was promoted to the position of Chief of Plans and Operations for the Directorate of Planning, Training, Mobilization and Security of United States Army Garrison Vicenza, and he became the Director of USAG-V, DPTMS in 2009. Mr. Kilgore deployed to Iraq in 2011 where he served as Deputy Mayor/Installation Manager of a DoD installation, with the mission of providing support to Iraqi Naval and Marine forces under the purview of OSC-I.


Bachelor of Science in Business Management
University of Maryland, Overseas Campus


December 2003 March 2004, GS11, Plans Specialist, Vicenza, Italy
March 2004 - March 2008, GS12, Force Protection Program Manager, Vicenza, Italy
April 2008 - March 2009, GS13, Chief Plans and Operations, Vicenza, Italy
April 2009 - March 2011, GS14, DPTMS, Vicenza, Italy
April 2011 - April 2012, GS14, Installation Manager, Umm Qasr, Iraq