COL Timothy L. Hudson
Colonel Timothy L. Hudson is a 1995 ROTC Distinguished Military Graduate from Georgia Southwestern State University. Following graduation, Colonel Hudson began his Army career as an Army Nurse Corps Officer at Walter Reed Army Medical Center where he attended the Critical Care Nursing Course and was assigned to the Surgical Intensive Care/Cardio-thoracic unit .
After leaving Walter Reed Army Medical Center Colonel Hudson was assigned to the 212th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital and also worked in the emergency department at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany. He deployed to Macedonia (Task Force Hawk) and later to Kosovo (Task Force MED Falcon). Upon returning to the States in 2001 he was selected to serve in the White House Medical Unit. His next assignment was to the 274th Forward Surgical Team (Airborne) at Fort Bragg, NC and the Clinical Nurse OIC of the Womack Army Medical Center’s Intensive Care Unit. In 2005 he deployed to Mosul, Iraq where he served as the 47th Combat Support Hospital Intermediate Care Ward nursing OIC in addition to the Chief Nurse of the 274th Forward Surgical Team. Upon returning from deployment Colonel Hudson became the acting Chief Nurse for the 28th Combat Support Hospital until he left Fort Bragg in 2007. Next he was assigned to Martin Army Community Hospital and was subsequently deployed to Afghanistan with the Joint Theater Trauma System. After returning he became the Chief of Hospital Education and Training. Colonel Hudson commanded the 264th Medical Battalion at Joint Base San Antonio from 2010-2012 and is a 2013 graduate of the U.S. Army War College. After graduating he was assigned to the Office of the Surgeon General/MEDCOM, G-3/5/7. In July 2014, Colonel Hudson assumed command of the Medical Recruiting Brigade, U.S. Army Recruiting Command, Fort Knox, KY.
Colonel Hudson's professional degrees include a PhD from Virginia Commonwealth University and Master’s degrees from Central Michigan University, University of Oklahoma, and the U.S. Army War College. He is board certified as a critical care nurse and healthcare executive and is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives. He has attended the AMEDD Executive Skills Course, Interagency Institute for Federal Health Care Executives, the Advance Nurse Leadership, and the Army Trauma Training Courses. He holds both the critical care and emergency nursing skill identifiers.
His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (6 OLC), Joint Service Commendation Medal (1 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (1 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (3 OLC), Air Force Achievement Medal, and Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal. He has also been awarded the Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Meritorious Unit Citation, and Army Superior Unit Award (1 OLC). Colonel Hudson has been awarded the Combat Action, Expert Field Medical, Senior Parachutist, Air Assault, Aircrew, and Presidential Service Badges and was inducted into the Army Medical Department’s Order of Military Medical Merit in 2008.
Command Sergeant Major
CSM Michael L. Schwab
Command Sergeant Major Michael L. Schwab was born in Coon Rapids, MN. While attending Anoka High School, he joined the Army Reserves, May 1990, as a ground surveillance radar operator and attended Basic Training at Fort Leonard Wood, MO. After graduating high school he completed Advanced Individual Training at Fort Huachuca, AZ.
CSM Schwab comes to the Medical Recruiting Brigade from the U.S. Army Recruiting and Retention School at Fort Knox, KY, where he served as the Recruiting Department Sergeant Major.
He enlisted in the Regular Army, in 1992, as a motor transport operator. Previous assignments include: motor transport operator, 546th Transportation Company, and chauffer for 46th Support Group commander, Fort Bragg, N.C.; chauffer for Assistant Commandant, Quartermaster Center & School, Fort Lee, VA; recruiter Rochester MN; On-Production Station Commander, Winona, MN; Limited Production Station Commander, Crystal, MN; Company Operations & Training NCO, Brainerd Recruiting Company, Brainerd, MN; first sergeant, Mt. Clemens Recruiting Company, Detroit, MI; senior master trainer, HQ, USAREC G-3; S-3 sergeant major, New York City Recruiting Battalion; G-3 sergeant major, HQ USAREC; and battalion command sergeant major for the Montgomery Recruiting Battalion.
His military and civilian education includes the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (Class 62) graduating with honors, obtaining the SMA William G. Bainbridge Chair of Ethics Award; Department of the Army and the USAREC First Sergeants Courses; USAREC Senior Master and Master Trainers Courses; Guidance Counselors and Operations Courses; Station Commanders Course; Senior Leaders Course, Advanced Leaders Course, and Basic Leaders Course Obtaining Commandants List; Army Recruiters Course; U.S. Army Airborne School. CSM Schwab holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration & Marketing and a MBA in Human Resource Management from Columbia Southern University, Alabama.
His awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal with Five Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Commendation Medal with Two Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Achievement Medal with Eight Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Superior Unit Award with Two Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Good Conduct Medal Eighth Award, National Defense Service Medal with one Bronze Star, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal with One Bronze Star, Humanitarian Service Medal with Two Bronze Stars, Army Service Ribbon, Global War on Terrorism Medal, United Nations Somalia Medal, Army Gold Recruiting Badge with Three Sapphire Stars, Basic Parachute Badge, and Drivers Badge. He is a recipient of the Gold Recruiter Ring, the Recruiting Excellence Medallion, and was inducted into the Glen E. Morrell Order of Recruiting Excellence.