Executive Director
                        MARK C. QUANDER
                            Colonel, Engineer

COL Mark C. QuanderColonel Mark C. Quander assumed duties as the Director for the Office of the Chief of Engineers on July 19, 2017. In this position, he provides advice on engineer matters and coordinates actions with the Army Staff, Joint Staff, Combatant Commands, Army Service Component Commands, Army Commands, and the US Army Engineer School.  He oversees actions impacting engineer force structure, resourcing, manning, training, equipping, deployment, and transformation. 

Colonel Quander graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1995.  During his career, he has served in command and staff positions in the United States, the Republic of Korea, the Middle East and Central Asia.  His tours of duty with tactical units include assignments in the: 307th Engineer Battalion, 82nd Airborne Division; 2nd Engineer Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division; 326th Engineer Battalion, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault); 20th Engineer Brigade; and 36th Engineer Brigade.


At the operational level, COL Quander served as the Chief of Plans in the Multi-National Corps-Iraq C7, and as the Chief of Plans and Operations in the Joint Task Force Haiti-J7.  He has also served at the national level as a Joint Chiefs of Staff Intern/Politico Military Planner in the J-5 Iraq Division. 

Colonel Quander enjoyed several broadening assignments throughout his career to include: Observer Controller at the Joint Readiness Training Center and Chief of the 10th Mountain Division Commanding General’s Initiatives Group.
 


COL Quander holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Military Academy in Civil Engineering, and Master’s Degrees from the University of Missouri for Science and Technology in Engineering Management; Georgetown University in Public Policy; and the United States Army War College in Strategic Studies.

 




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Chief of Engineers
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Office of the
Chief of Engineers

2600 Army Pentagon
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2A514B
Washington, DC 20310-2600

Last reviewed 20 Jul 17

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