LT Matthew D. Esper (USN)

Naval Science Instructor, Expeditionary Warfare School
Medical Planner, Medical Service Corps

Contact Information

Areas of Expertise:

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