LTC Mollie G. Kedney
LTC Mollie Kedney was commissioned as a Chemical Officer through the Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC) upon her graduation from Lebanon Valley College (Annville, PA) in May 2004. LTC Kedney’s education includes a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and a Bachelor of Science with a concentration in Biology from Lebanon Valley College; and a Master of Science with a concentration in Environmental Management from Webster University. Her military education includes the Chemical Officer Basic and Captain Career Courses; Command and General Staff Officers Course and Joint Professional Military Education II.
Her previous assignments include: Chief of Staff, US Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School (USACBRNS), Fort Leonard Wood, MO; Division Chief for the Interagency Liaison and Treaty Support, Strategic, Nuclear, Chemical and Biological Branch within the On-Site Inspection and Building Capacity Directorate, Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), Fort Belvoir, VA; INDOPACOM Team Lead, Operations and Integration Directorate, DTRA; Battalion Executive Officer, Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 10th Mountain Division; Deputy Division CBRN Officer, 10th Mountain Division; Chief of Current Operations, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division; Commander, E Troop, 1st Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division; Assistant S3 and Squadron Chemical Officer, 1st Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division; Platoon Leader, E Troop, 1st Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division; and Squadron Chemical Officer, 4th Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry.
LTC Kedney’s awards include the Bronze Star Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (2 oak leaf cluster), Army Commendation Medal (1 oak leaf cluster), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal (1 oak leaf cluster), Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Valorous Unit Award, Meritorious Unit Citation (1 oak leaf cluster) National Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal (3 star), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon.
LTC Kedney is married to William D. Woods and they have three children.