Maj. Gen. Donn H. Hill
Commanding General, Security Force Assistance Command
Major General Hill commissioned as an Infantry officer through ROTC in 1990. Maj.
Gen. Hill has served in Light, Air Assault, Airborne Ranger, Stryker, and Mechanized
units. His service includes leadership and staff positions from the platoon to division
level at duty stations in the United States, Korea, Iraq, and Afghanistan.
In support of the Global War on Terror, Maj. Gen. Hill deployed to Iraq and
Afghanistan eleven times for a cumulative 62 months. From 2002-2005 he deployed
with the 3d Ranger Battalion as the Battalion Liaison Officer and then Operations
Officer. Then in November 2007, he deployed to Baghdad, Iraq as the Deputy
Commanding Officer for the 4th Brigade, 10th Mountain Division (L).
In June 2009 Maj. Gen. Hill assumed command of 2d Battalion, 506th IN (AASLT)
and deployed to Afghanistan along the Afghanistan/Pakistan border. Following
command, Maj. Gen. Hill returned to Fort Benning, Georgia to serve as the Deputy
Commanding Officer of the 75th Ranger Regiment, where he would return to
Afghanistan twice between 2012 and 2013. Maj, Gen. Hill assumed command of the
1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team ‘Artic Wolves’ in 2014 at Fort Wainwright, Alaska
before becoming the 3rd Infantry Division Chief of Staff in 2016.
In June 2017, Maj. Gen. Hill transitioned to Fort Bragg, NC to serve as the XVIII
Airborne Corps and OPERATION INHERENT RESOLVE G3/5/7 prior to assuming
command of the 2d Security Force Assistance Brigade in January 2018. Maj. Gen. Hill
stood 2SFAB up and then deployed them one year later across all of Afghanistan and
portions of Iraq, while simultaneously assuming the role as the Commander, Train
Advise Assist Command – East advising the Afghan Army 201st ‘Selab’ (Flood) Corps.
Following his command, Maj. Gen. Hill was selected to serve as the Deputy
Commanding General-Education, Combined Arms Center; Provost Army University and
Deputy Commandant, Command and General Staff College in July 2020. He returned
to Fort Bragg and became the Security Force Assistance Command Commanding
General on 16 May 2022.
Maj. Gen. Hill is a graduate of the Command and General Staff College and the
U.S. Army War College. His awards and decorations include the Combat Infantryman's
Badge, Expert Infantryman's Badge, Ranger Tab, Master Parachutist Badge and Air