Lt Col Christopher S. Conner

Faculty Advisor, Command & Staff College
Infantry Officer (0302)

Contact Information

Areas of Expertise:
  • Warfighting

Civilian Education

  • BS Mathematics Ed, North Carolina State University, 1995 
  • MA National Security and Strategic Studies, U.S. Naval War College, 2021

Military Education

  • Recruit Training, 1992, Parris Island, SC
  • Officer Candidates School, 2000, Quantico, VA
  • The Basic School, 2001, Quantico, VA
  • Infantry Officer Course, 2001, Quantico, VA
  • Expeditionary Warfare School, Resident, 2009, Quantico, VA
  • Command and Staff, Resident, 2016, Quantico, VA
  • U.S. Naval War College, Resident, 2021, Newport, RI

Major Assignments

  • 1993-1996, SMU, Raleigh, NC
  • 1996-2000, HQBN, 29 Palms, CA
  • 2001-2005, Plt Cmdr, Wpns Plt Cmdr, 81s, Co XO, 1st Bn 8th MAR, CLNC
  • 2005-2008, Warfighting Instructor, IOC Instructor, Deputy Director IOC, Quantico, VA
  • 2009-2012, Co Cmdr, OpsO, 2d LAR Bn, CLNC
  • 2012-2015, RS CO, RS Baltimore
  • 2016-2017, FACAD, EWS, Quantico, VA
  • 2017-2018, District Recruiting Operations Officer, 8th MCD, Fort Worth, TX
  • 2018-2020, Bn Cmdr, 2d LAR Bn, CLNC
  • 2021-Present, MILFAC, CSC, Quantico, VA