CH (CPT) James L. Machado Workman

CH (CPT) James L. Machado Workman

Dates of Service: Dec 1997 - Feb 2006
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  • CPT Jul 05
Commissioning Source:  Direct Commission, Dec 1997

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Honorably discharged veteran of 9 years. Served as Assistant Brigade Chaplain in the 338th Medical Brigade. I was then transferred to the 203rd Military Intelligence Battalion and Served during Operation Iraqi Freedom 2003-2004. I've been a military chaplain, civilian hospital chaplain, pastor and now family therapist. My military experience has given me superior skills for my civilian career.

Military Experiences

Dec 1997 - Present
Chaplain Candidate
Clinical Pastoral Education Student at Brook Army Medical Center, Ft. Sam Houston
Jan 2004 - Feb 2006
362nd QM
Battalion Chaplain
Battalion Chaplain with the 362nd Quartermaster Battalion headquartered in Kinston, NC, with oversight of RSP to 5000 personnel during Operation United Victory/Unified Endeavor at Grafenwoehr Training Area, Grafenwoehr, Germany in the summer of 2005.
Nov 2002 - Jan 2004
203rd MI (TI)
Battalion Chaplain
Served as Battalion Chaplain for the 203rd Military Intelligence Battalion from January 2003—January 2004. Mobilized for combat duty from March 2003—September 2003. In combat setting served as the Chaplain on a Brigadier General’s staff with command and control of a combined multi-national intelligence taskforce headquartered in Baghdad, Iraq. Responsible for the comprehensive Religious Support Program (RSP) providing for the interfaith religious and spiritual needs of 450 military and civilian personnel, located in multiple geographic locations in semi-permissive hostile enemy territory spanning 300 miles. Advised the command of religious and spiritual needs of soldiers and advocated for the accommodation of religious practices.
Jun 2000 - Nov 2002
338th MED BDE
Assistant Brigade Chaplain
Assistant Brigade Chaplain with the 338th Medical Brigade headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, with oversight of RSP during training in Operation Roving Sands at Ft. Bliss, El Paso, TX, in the summer of 2001.


(10 months)
Jul 2005 - Sep 2005
Chaplain for 362nd Quareter Master Batallion in Grafenwear, GA
Mar 2003 - Sep 2003
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Battalion Chaplain, 203rd MIBN (TI), CJCMEC (Combined Joint Captured Material Exploitation Center, Iraq Survey Group

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Jun 1999 - Aug 1999

Clinical Pastoral Education

Individual & Special Skill Schools

May 1998 - Aug 1998

Chaplain Officer Basic Course

Additional Specialization(s)
Security Clearance
None / Expired

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

2013 - 2016

Pfeiffer University

Master of Marriage and Family Therapy, Marriage and Family Therapy

1998 - 2004

Westminster Theological Seminary

Master of Theology, Systematic Theology and Aplogetics

1995 - 1998

Erskine Theological Seminary

Master of Divinity, Divinity

1991 - 1995

Holmes College

Bachelor's Degree, English Bible