Marines

Maj Heidi C. Sykas, USMC

Faculty Advisor, Expeditionary Warfare School
Air Command and Control Officer (7202)

Contact Information

Areas of Expertise:

Civilian Education

  • M.M.S. Military Studies, Marine Corps University
  • B.S. Business Management, Old Dominion University

Military Education

  • Officer Candidate School
  • The Basic School
  • Air Defense Control Officer Course
  • Joint Automated Deep Operations Coordination Systems
  • Joint Tactical Information Distribution Systems Course
  • Multi-TDL Advanced Joint Interoperability Course
  • Basic Instructor Course
  • Ballistic Missile Defense Staff Officer Course
  • Multi-TDL Planner’s Course
  • Expeditionary Warfare School (DEP)
  • Expeditionary Warfare School (RES)
  • Theater Battle Management Core System (FOPS)
  • Weapons and Tactics Instructor Course
  • Command and Staff College (DEP)
  • Security Management Course
  • Senior Officer Legal Course
  • Command and Staff College (RES)

Major Assignments

  • Aug 04 - Apr 11 – Air Defense Control Officer, Marine Air Control Squadron 4
  • Apr 11 - Apr 13 – Instructor, Marine Corps Communications-Electronics School
  • Apr 13 - May 13 – Aide de Camp, Marine Corps Air-Ground Combat Center/Marine Air-Ground Task Force Training Command
  • Jul 14 - May 15 – Student, Expeditionary Warfare School
  • May 15 - Jun 17 – Air Command and Control Planner, I Marine Expeditionary Force
  • Jun 17 - May 18 – Assistant Operations Officer, Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 38
  • Jun 18 - Jun 20 – Operations Officer, Marine Air Control Squadron 2
  • Jun 20 - Jun 21 – Executive Officer, Marine Air Control Squadron 2
  • Jun 21 - Jun 22 – Student, Command and Staff College
  • Jun 22 - Present – Faculty Advisor, Expeditionary Warfare School

Awards and Decorations

  • Meritorious Service Medal
  • Joint Service Commendation Medal
  • Navy/Marine Corps Commendation Medal (2 Gold Stars in lieu of third award)
  • Navy/Marine Corps Achievement Medal (Gold Star in lieu of second award)
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