Colonel Andrew Lawrence Miltner is a graduate of the University of Texas in San Antonio where he earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and received a Regular Army commission through ROTC as a 2LT in the Army Chemical Corps. COL Miltner holds a Master’s Degree in Military Arts and Sciences, with a focus on China, as well as a Master’s Degree in Military Strategic Studies. Colonel Miltner is a graduate of the U.S. Army Combat Medic Course, Chemical Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, Technical Escort Course, U.S. Army Airborne, Ranger and Jungle Expert courses, Air Command and Staff College, Joint Forces Staff College Combined Warfare School and the U.S. Army War College.
Colonel Miltner commanded at the Detachment, Company and Battalion levels and served in staff assignments at the Battalion, Group, Brigade, Joint Special Operations Task Force, Field Army, NATO Multi-National, and Sub-Unified Combatant Command levels. Career areas of focus have been U.S. domestic response to Non-Stockpile Chemical Weapons, Sensitive Site Exploitation, North Korean threat, and Building Partner Capacity in Europe, Africa, South West Asia and the Republic of Korea. Colonel Miltner is married to Sonmi Miltner. Their daughter Joanna is a graduate of Parson’s School of Design with a Bachelor of Science in Product Design.