BG Kevin J. Lambert Deputy Commanding General- Maneuver
Brigadier General 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, at Fort Drum, New York. Prior to attending the Infantry Officer’s Advanced Course, he moved to Fort Benning, Georgia, and served as a platoon leader and battalion civil affairs officer in 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment.
Following the Infantry Captain’s Career Course, Lambert served as an assistant operations officer and rifle company commander in the 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. After company command, Lambert served as an instructor and aide-de-camp at the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York.
Following the Command and General Staff College, Lambert served as the operations officer for 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment and 4th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, at Fort Lewis, Washington. From 2009-2010, he served as an observer/coach-trainer at the Joint Readiness Training Center, in Fort Polk, Louisiana.
Lambert commanded 2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment at Fort Riley, Kansas from 2010-2013. Following battalion command, he served as an operations officer and the executive assistant to the director for operations of the Joint Staff.
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, Lambert returned to Fort Riley to serve as the division chief of staff.
Lambert currently serves as the deputy commanding general – maneuver for the 3rd Infantry Division at Fort Stewart, Georgia.
Brig. Gen. Lambert is a graduate of the United States Army War College. His operational deployments include Haiti, Kosovo, Iraq, and Afghanistan.