LTC Michael A. Staves

LTC Michael A. Staves

Dates of Service: Oct 1970 - Jul 2004
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  • SGT Sep 72
  • SSG Feb 76
  • SFC Mar 78
  • 2LT Aug 84
  • CPT Apr 90
  • 1LT Apr 96
  • MAJ Oct 96
  • LTC Feb 03
Commissioning Source:  Direct Commission, Aug 1984

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Retired LTC with 14 years enlisted and 20 commissioned. Army Engineer. Psyop, Civil Affairs, Airborne qualified. Extensive management and leadership experience in facilities, construction, logistics, administration, program analysis, operations, education, marketing and public affairs. Customer focused and results oriented with proven supervisory, training, organizational, and problem solving

Military Experiences

Feb 2003 - Jul 2004
70th RSC
Regional Engineer
Managed the Army Reserve’s Installation Management Directorate for engineering, master planning, environmental, and facility support for 180 buildings ($156 million/1.6 million sf) within WA, OR, and ID servicing six Major US Army Commands for Base Operations Support. • Rated number one in the nation in the Army Reserves for Budget Execution which resulted in receipt of an additional 30% of their annual maintenance and repair year end dollars. • Managed a two-phase Pier construction/replacement in Tacoma, WA. Phase I was a $18 million project constructing a three-story Army Reserve Training Center and Marine Maintenance Support Activity which was scheduled for completion in August 2004. Phase II was to be a $9 million replacement of the existing 1,260 feet of concrete and wooden pier.
Nov 1999 - Feb 2003
Mobilization Officer
Provided guidance and oversight for the mobilization of Army Reserve and National Guard soldiers in twenty-one western United States. • Mobilized and demobilized nearly 1,000 units and 40,000 soldiers during this period. • Officer in charge of the Mobilization Emergency Operations Center from September 11, 2001 until departure.
Jul 1997 - Nov 1999
Senior Plans Officer
Managed Engineering Directorate’s Plans Division. Managed master planning and real property for a six New England State Region. • Managed 63 facilities with 2 m. sf of Real Estate valued at $1.5 million. • Managed $129 m. in Construction (Planning and Execution).
Jun 1996 - Jul 1997
Chief of Operations
Managed the Operations, Maintenance, and Repair of all Army Reserve facilities in Hawaii, Alaska, Guam, Saipan, and American Samoa. • Coordinated with Government Contract Agencies, NAVFAC, Naval PWC, Corps of Engineers, and Army Directorate of Public Works. • Supervised Minor Construction and preparation of the Command Budget Estimate. Provided input to the Program Objective Memorandum (POM).


(1 year, 1 month)
Aug 1971 - Aug 1972
Vietnam War
Intercepted Morse Code at Phu Bai

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Ended in 1994

Psycohological Officer Advance Course

Ended in 1993

Army S-4 Course

Security Clearance

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

1981 - 1983

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