BG Nicole Balliet

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BG Nicole Balliet

Feb 20Oct 17Aug 15Jun 14Nov 12Sep 11Dec 08PresentJan 20Sep 17Jul 15Jun 14Oct 12Aug 11National Guard Assistant to The Director, ARNG for Installations, Logistics and Environment, Arlington, Virginia Chief of Staff, California Army National Guard, Sacramento, CaliforniaCommander, Camp Roberts, Camp Roberts, CaliforniaStudent, United States Army War College, Carlisle, PennsylvaniaExecutive Officer, Joint Forces Headquarters, Sacramento, CaliforniaCommander, Camp San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, CaliforniaCommander, 224th Special Troops Battalion, Long Beach, California and Tallil, Iraq

Since: February 2020



University of North Dakota – BA – History

Gonzaga University – MA – Organizational Leadership

United States Army War College – MSS – Strategic Studies


Quartermaster Officer Basic Course

Aerial Delivery and Material Officer Course

Quartermaster Officer Advanced Course

Combined Arms and Services Staff School

United States Army Command and General Staff College

Combat Service Support Pre-Command Course

Defense Support of Civil Authorities Course

United States Army War College

Qualified Recycling Program Management Course

National Conservation Training Center, Senior Leader Seminar

Harvard University, Senior Executives in National and International Security (SENIS) 

Syracuse University, National Security Studies Management Course (NSSMC)

The Judge Advocate General’s School, Senior Officer Legal Orientation Course (SOLO) 

AntiTerrorism/Force Protection Level IV (AT/FP LVL IV) Northeastern University, Homeland Protection Seminar


PROMOTIONSDATE OF APPOINTMENT16 May 9328 May 968 Feb 9930 Apr 042 Mar 092 Aug 157 Feb 20

National Guard Biography                                                                                                            

May 08          Nov 08           Logistics and Plans Officer, Detachment 1, United States Property and Fiscal Office, San Luis Obispo, California
Apr 04           May 08          S-3, 185th Quartermaster Battalion, Fresno, CaliforniaFeb 03           Apr 04           Commander, 349th Quartermaster Company, Balad, IraqOct 02           Feb 03           Battalion S-4 Officer, 746th Quartermaster Battalion (POL), Van Nuys, CaliforniaJan 99            Sep 02               Commander, 128th Quartermaster Company (Light Airdrop Supply), Santa Barbara, CaliforniaOct 98           Dec 98           Liaison Officer, 100th Troop Command, Fairfield, CaliforniaMar 95           Sep 98           Platoon Leader, Alpha Company, 540th Main Support Battalion, Bell, CaliforniaMay 93          Feb 95           Supply Management Officer, 769th Transportation Detachment, Minot, North Dakota 
SUMMARY OF OPERATIONAL ASSIGNMENTS                                                                 DATEGRADE
Commander, 224th Special Troops Battalion, Tallil, Iraq; also serving as, June 2010 –       Apr 10 – May 11 August 2010 Commander, 110th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, Tallil, IraqLieutenant Colonel
Commander, 349th Quartermaster Company, Balad, Iraq                                                           Feb 03 – Apr 04Captain


Legion of Merit

Bronze Star Medal (with 1 Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster)

Meritorious Service Medal

Army Commendation Medal

Army Achievement Medal

Meritorious Unit Commendation Medal

Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal (with 1 Silver and 3 Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters)

National Defense Service Medal (with Bronze Service Star)

Iraq Campaign Medal (with 3 Campaign Stars)

Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

Armed Forces Reserve Medal (with Gold Hour Glass and “M” Device and Numeral 2)

Army Service Ribbon

Overseas Service Ribbon (with Numeral 2)

California Commendation Medal

California National Defense Federal Service Ribbon

Counterdrug Service Ribbon

California Drill Attendance Ribbon

Combat Action Badge (with 2 Devices)

Parachutist Badge

Parachute Rigger Badge


2018 National Security Fellow, Syracuse University

As of: 24 July 20

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