Colonel Andrew Saslav

Colonel Andrew Saslav was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduating from The George Washington University in 1997. He was first assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. He commanded the 25th Infantry Division’s Long Range Surveillance Detachment.

Following the Infantry officers career course he was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, Camp Casey, Republic of Korea where he commanded a Mechanized Infantry Rifle Company. COL Saslav was then assigned as the Assistant Logistical Operations Officer in the 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Benning, Georgia and as an Adjutant and Rifle Company Commander in 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Lewis, Washington. While in the Ranger Regiment he conducted multiple deployments to Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.

After graduating from the U.S. Naval College of Command and Staff, COL Saslav was assigned as the Liaison Officer, Operations Officer then Executive Officer of the 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment with three deployments to Operation Enduring Freedom. COL Saslav then served as the Aide-de-Camp to the 38th Chief of Staff of the Army. COL Saslav later commanded the 1st Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colorado.

Following battalion command he served as the Operations Officer (G3), 4th Infantry Division Mission Command Element, United States Army Europe. COL Saslav then attended the U.S. Army War College, following graduation he was assigned as the Assistant Chief of Staff for Operations and Training (G3) of the 25th Infantry Division Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. COL Saslav’s most recent assignment was command of the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division.