Lieutenant Colonel Warren Sponsler is an Army War College Fellow with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Security Studies Program. He was commissioned as an Armor Officer from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1996. His troop command and staff assignments include multiple US and overseas tours with experience in Bosnia, Kuwait and three deployments to Iraq between 2003 and 2011. LTC Sponsler most recently served as the Senior Brigade Combat Team Trainer at the Army’s National Training Center, Fort Irwin, California, preparing Army Brigades for contingency operations around the world. He has commanded maneuver units from the platoon through battalion level and last commanded a combined arms Armor and Infantry battalion in Fort Carson, Colorado, and on deployment to the Middle East.
Lieutenant Colonel, US Army