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Paige L. Chandler

Mr. Chandler has been an instructor with the MAGTF Instructional Group (MIG) since August of 2010. Prior to teaching at the MIG, Mr. Chandler served in the US Marines from June 1985 to October 2010.  His last active duty tour he served as the Director of Warfighting at Command and Staff College, Marine Corps University.

Areas of Interest:
Leadership
MAGTF Operations
Marine Corps Planning Process
Amphibious Operations


 

EDUCATION (Civilian & Military)
  • University of Foreign and Military Cultural Studies / 2012 / Red Team Member Course
  • Air War College / 2007 / The Air University Distance Learning Program
  • Marine Corps Command & Staff College / 2002 / Master of Military Studies
  • Amphibious Warfare School / 1997   
  • The Ohio State University / 1989 / Bachelor of Science, Agriculture

 

CHRONOLOGY OF ASSIGNMENTS
  • Aug 10 – Present            Instructor, MAGTF Instructional Group (MIG)
  • Jul 08 – Aug 10              Director of Warfighting at Command and Staff College, Quantico, VA
  • Jul 06 – Jul 08                Operational Planner, II MEF G-3 FOPS, CLNC
  • Jul 05 – Jul 06                 Director of PME Policy & Operations, MCU, Quantico, VA
  • Jun 02 – Jul 05               MAGTF Operations Division Head & Faculty Advisor, EWS, Quantico, VA
  • Aug 01 – Jun 02             Student, Command and Staff College, Quantico, VA
  • Mar 99 – Jul 01              Logistics Officer, 2d Assault Amphibian Bn, CLNC
  • May 97 – Mar 99            Commanding Officer, Company D, 2d Assault Amphibian Bn, CLNC
  • Aug 96 – May 97            Student, Amphibious Warfare School, Quantico, VA
  • Dec 93 – Aug 96           Instructor & XO TS Co, Support Bn, The Basic School, Quantico, VA
  • Dec 92 – Dec 93           Executive Officer, A Co, 2d Assault Amphibian Bn, CLNC
  • Nov 91 – Dec 92            BLT 2/2, 26 MEU
  • May 91 – Nov 91            Platoon Commander, A Co, 2d Assault Amphibian Bn, CLNC
  • Dec 90 – May 91            B Co 2d Assault Amphibian Bn OPCON to RLT 6 DESERT SHIELD/STORM
  • Sep 90 – Dec 90            Platoon Commander, B Co, 2d Assault Amphibian Bn, CLNC
  • Jul 90 – Sep 90              Student, Assault Amphibian Officer Course, Camp Pendleton, CA
  • May 90 – Jul 90              Platoon Commander, A Co, 2d Assault Amphibian Bn, CLNC
  • Oct 89 – Apr 90              Student, The Basic School, Quantico, VA
  • Jun 85 – Jun 89              Enlisted Marine, USMCR, Hotel Co., 3rd Bn, 25rd Marines

 

MAJOR AWARDS & DECORATIONS
  • Bronze Star Medal
  • Meritorious Service Medal with gold star in lieu of second award
  • Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal with Combat "V" and gold star in lieu of second award
  • Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal
  • Combat Action Ribbon