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COL Kevin J. Lambert                    Deputy Commander- Maneuver

Colonel Kevin J. Lambert commissioned into the Infantry through ROTC at North Georgia College in 1993. He started his career serving as a Rifle Platoon Leader and Company Executive Officer in 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, NY. Prior to attending the Infantry Officer’s Advanced Course, he moved to Fort Benning, GA and served as a Platoon Leader and Battalion Civil Affairs Officer in 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment.

Following the Infantry Captain’s Career Course, Colonel Lambert served as an assistant operations officer and Rifle Company Commander in the 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, Fort Bragg, NC. After company command, Colonel Lambert served as an instructor and Aide-de-Camp at the United States Military Academy, West Point, NY.


Following the Command and General Staff College, Colonel Lambert served as the Operations Officer for 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment and 4th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, WA. From 2009-2010, he served as an Observer/Coach-Trainer (OC/T) at the Joint Readiness Training Center, Fort Polk, LA.


Colonel Lambert commanded 2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, Fort Riley, KS from 2010-2013. Following battalion command, he served as an operations officer and the Executive Assistant to the Director for Operations, Joint Staff.


Colonel Lambert commanded, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team at Fort Wainwright, Alaska from 2016-2018. In June 2018, he became the 22nd Program Manager for the Office of the Program Manager, Saudi Arabian National Guard. In June, 2019 COL Lambert returned to Fort Riley, KS to serve as the Division Chief of Staff.


Colonel Lambert currently serves as the Deputy Commander – Support for the 3rd Infantry Division at Fort Stewart, Georgia.


Colonel Lambert is a graduate of the United States Army War College. His operational deployments include Haiti, Kosovo, Iraq, and Afghanistan.