LTC John P. Romito

 
LTC John Romito was born in Rolla Missouri where he attended both Rolla High School and the University of Missouri-Rolla. He graduated from college in 2003 with a BA in History and commissioned as a 2LT in the U.S. Air Force. In 2006, LTC Romito applied for and received an inter-service transfer to the U.S. Army as a Field Artillery Officer. 
 
LTC Romito’s assignments include: Squadron Fire Support Officer, 2d Squadron, 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas; Commander, Howitzer Battery (Lion), 2d Squadron, 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas; Battalion Fire Support Officer O/CT, Fire Support Division, Joint Readiness Training Center, Fort Polk, Louisiana; Battalion Fire Direction Center O/CT, Fire Support Division, Joint Readiness Training Center, Fort Polk, Louisiana; Battalion Fire Support Officer, 2nd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington; Brigade Plans Officer, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska; Battalion Executive Officer, 2nd Battalion, 377th Parachute Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska; Brigade Executive Officer, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska; Fires Planner, Special Operations Command – South, Homestead Air Reserve Base, Florida; and Field Artillery Majors Assignment Officer, Field Artillery Branch, Army Human Resources Command, Fort Knox, Kentucky.
 
His Military Education includes: Field Artillery Captain’s Career Course, Airborne School, Joint Collateral Damage Estimation Course, Special Operations Terminal Attack Controller Course, Jumpmaster Course, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College and the Joint and Combined Warfighting School. His Civilian education includes: a BA in History from the University of Missouri-Rolla in Rolla, Missouri.
 
LTC Romito’s Awards include: 3x Bronze Star; 4x Meritorious Service Medals; Joint Service Commendation Medal; Army Commendation Medal; Army Achievement Medal; and the Air Force Achievement Medal.
 
LTC Romito is married to the former Ashley Beisser from Rolla Missouri. Together they have six children; Alexandra, Amelia, Abigail, Audrey, Anna and Johnny Junior.