Expeditionary Warfare School
LT Matthew D. Esper, USN

Civilian Education

  • B.H.S. Healthcare Administration, Trident University 

  • M.P.A. Public Sector Leadership & Crisis Management, Norwich University

Military Education

  • Recruit Training Command/ Hospital Corpsman ‘A’ School

  • Officer Development School

  • Plans Operations Medical Intelligence Course

  • Joint Medical Operations Course

  • Medical Regulating Course

  • Joint Humanitarian Operations Course

  • Amphibious Warfare Tactics Instructor

  • Maritime Prepositioning Force Staff Planners Course

  • Amphibious Warfare Staff Planning Course

  • Navy Instructional Theory

Major Assignments

  • 2002-2018 – Various enlisted assignments

  • 2018-2020 – Medical Planner, Health Service Support, II MEF

  • 2020-2023 – Deputy Division Surgeon, Division Surgeons Office, 2d Marine Division

  • 2023-Present – Naval Science Instructor, Expeditionary Warfare School

Awards and Decorations

  • Meritorious Service Medal (2nd award)

  • Joint Service Commendation Medal

  • Navy/Marine Corps Commendation Medal (3rd award)

  • Navy/Marine Corps Achievement Medal (7th award)

  • Combat Action Ribbon

  • Various other service ribbons and campaign medals

  • Fleet Marine Force Warfare Officer

  • Enlisted Expeditionary Warfare Specialist

  • Enlisted Information Warfare Specialist

Marine Corps University