Committee Member

Major General (Retired) Dr. George A. Alexander, ARNG
Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services

DACOWITS Position

  • Employment and Integration Subcommittee Member

Other Positions /
Employment /
Community Involvement

  • President & CEO, GA Alexander Solutions, LLC
  • Member, U.S. Military Academy Advisory Board, Office of Congressman of the 8th Congressional District of Virginia
  • Member, Mission Readiness (serve with more than 750 retired admirals and generals)
  • Former Executive Consultant to the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency for the Boston Marathon Bombing After Action Review
  • Former Director for Medical and Public Health Security, Office of Homeland Security, The White House
  • Former Chairman, District of Columbia Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve
  • Former Chief, Special Populations Studies Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health

Prior Military Service
or Affiliation

  • Deputy Surgeon General for the Army National Guard (Major General)
  • Assistant Surgeon General for Mobilization, Readiness, and National Guard Affairs (Brigadier General)
  • Commander, Detachment 3 (Medical Detachment)
  • Commander, 136th Combat Support Hospital
  • Commander, 116th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital
  • Brigade Flight Surgeon, 28th Combat Aviation Brigade, 28th Infantry Division
  • General Medical Officer, 20th Special Forces Group (Airborne), The Green Berets

Highest Education
(Military/Civilian)

Military:
  • Defense Strategy Course at U.S. Army War College
  • U.S. Army Command and General Staff College
  • Flight Surgeon’s Qualification Course, U.S. Army School of Aviation Medicine
Civilian:
  • Columbia College of Columbia University
  • Howard University College of Medicine
  • Postgraduate medical specialty training at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Advanced Biostatistics at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • Program for Senior Executives in National and International Security at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Achievements /
Awards /
Recognition

  • 2019 Salute to African Americans in Medicine Award presented by the Harlem Fine Arts Show, Howard University, Washington, DC
  • 2017 “Bison Pride” Bronze Statue Award for delivery of “Army ROTC at Howard University: The Past, Present, and Future” lecture at Army ROTC Luncheon, Fort Lesley J. McNair Officers’ Club, Washington, DC
  • 2006 National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director’s Award for achievement in developing medical countermeasures against radiological and nuclear terrorist attack
  • 2006 NIH Merit Award for Outstanding Contributions in Support of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases
  • Inductee, the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

MG George Alexander, Army National Guard, Retired