Deputy Commander

LTC Gary R. Cutler Jr.

USACE, Mobile Dictrict
Published June 27, 2022

LTC Gary R. Cutler serves as the Deputy Commander of the Mobile District, US Army Corps of Engineer which encompasses over 1,250 personnel and delivers a program in excess of $2 billion across the full portfolio of USACE capabilities.

Previous assignments include Platoon Leader and Executive Officer, 1-66th Armor Battalion, 4th Infantry Division, EBOLC Instructor, 554th Engineer Battalion, 1st Engineer Brigade, Assistant Operations Officer and 573rd Engineer Company Commander, 2nd Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade; Detachment Commander and GI&S Officer, 60th Engineer Detachment (Geospatial), US Army Europe, Battalion Operations Officer and Executive Officer, 46th Engineer Battalion, 20th Engineer Brigade, and Exchange Officer and Senior Instructor, Engineer Tactics Wing, School of Military Engineering.

Operational assignments include Operation Iraqi Freedom (2008-2009) and Operation Enduring Freedom (2012-2013). Overseas assignments include the United Kingdom (2013-2014), Germany (2014-2017), and Australia (2020-2022).

LTC Cutler’s holds a B.S in Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Military Institute, M.S. in Geological Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology and an MSc in Geospatial Intelligence from Cranfield University. He is a graduate of the US Army Command and General Staff College, Engineer Captain’s Career Course, Engineer Basic Officer Leader Course, Joint Engineer Officer Course, NATO Staff Officer Course, and the NGA Geospatial Officer Training Course. He is a Project Management Professional (PMP) and Geographic Information Systems Professional (GISP).

Personal awards include the Bronze Star Medal (1 OLC), Purple Heart Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (2 OLC), Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal (2 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (1 OLC), Valorous Unit Award, Meritorious Unit Award. His decorations include the Combat Action Badge, Pathfinder Badge, Parachutist Badge, Sapper Tab, German Armed Forces Badge for Military Proficiency (Gold) and an Australian Army Commendation (Silver).  He is a recipient of Engineer Regiment’s Bronze Order of the de Fleury Medal, Military Intelligence Corps Knowlton Award, and the Ordnance Corps Order of Samuel Sharpe.

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