Assistant Professor of Military Science
MAJ Travis B. Taylor is a native of Richmond, Virginia. He is a graduate from University of Phoenix, where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration. MAJ Taylor was commissioned into the Army as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Chemical Corp (CM) and later transferred to the Logistics Branch (LG). His civilian education also includes a Masters of Business Administration from University of Phoenix.
MAJ Taylor’s military education includes the CM Officer Basic Course, Unit Movement Officer Course, Observer Controller Course, Combative Level 1 Training Course, Logistics Combined Captain's Career Course, and LG Pre-Command Course.
MAJ Taylor's previous assignments and duty positions include: 377th CM Company, Executive Officer (US Defense Supply Center, VA); 16th Ordnance Battalion, S-1 (Fort Lee, VA); Charlie Company 16th Ordnance Battalion, Company Commander (Fort Lee, VA); 310th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, G-3 Operations Officer (Fort Hood, TX); 275th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, Forward Logistics Element Officer (Baghdad Diplomatic Support Center, Iraq); 275th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, S-4 (Fort Lee, VA); 275th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, Executive Officer (Fort Lee, VA); 10th Mountain Division, G-4 Maintenance Officer (Fort Drum, NY); 10th Division Sustainment Brigade, S-4 (Fort Drum, NY).
MAJ Taylor's awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal (1 V device, 1 Silver OLC), Army Achievement Medal (4 Bronze OLC), National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Inherent Resolve Campaign Medal (1 Bronze Star), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Army Medal (1 M device), NCO Professional Development Ribbon (numeral 3), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, NATO Medal, Army Superior Unit Award, and the Gold German Armed Forces Badge for Military Proficiency.