Brigadier General Jeff Drushal was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the Transportation Corps in 1989 after graduating from the University of Tampa as a Distinguished Military Graduate. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management from UT. Additionally he has earned a Master of Science in Logistics Management from the Florida Institute of Technology and a Master of Strategic Studies from the United States Army War College. General Drushal is a graduate of the Transportation Officer Basic Course, Combined Logistics Officer Advanced Course, Command and General Staff College, the Logistics Executive Development Course, the United States Army War College, and the Army Senior Leader Seminar program.
General Drushal’s operational experience encompasses a career spent mostly in tactical units with three deployments to Iraq, two deployments to Afghanistan, and one to Kuwait. He also deployed to New Orleans International Airport in support of state and national-level relief operations resulting from damage caused by Hurricane Katrina.
In 24 years of service, General Drushal’s key assignments include:
General Drushal’s training includes the US Army Airborne School, the 7th Infantry Division (Light) Air Assault School, and the 82nd Airborne Division Jumpmaster School. General Drushal is also a Crossfit Level I certified trainer.
General Drushal’s awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit (1 OLC), the Bronze Star Medal (4 OLC), the Meritorious Service Medal (3 OLC), the Army Commendation Medal (4 OLC), the Army Achievement Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary and Service Medals, the Iraq Campaign Medal with five campaign stars, the Afghanistan Campaign Medal with two campaign stars, the Korea Defense Service Medal, and the Humanitarian Service Medal. General Drushal has earned the Combat Action Badge, Master Parachutist Badge, and Air Assault Badge, as well as the British Parachutist Badge, and Ukrainian Parachutist Badge.
This page last updated: July 22, 2016