Lary E. Chinowsky
Colonel Lary E. Chinowsky was commissioned as a Chemical Corps Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class #1-86, 21 February 1986. His first duty assignment was as the Battalion Chemical Officer for 4-69 Armor in Mainz, Germany, in September 1986. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Leader, 25th Chemical Company, 8th Infantry Division, Bad Kreuznach, Germany; Systems Acquisition Manager, Chemical Research & Development Center, Edgewood, Maryland; Contracting Officer Representative, Army Material Command South West Asia, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia; Systems Acquisition Manager, Soldier, Biological and Chemical Command, Edgewood, Maryland; Artillery Chemical Officer, 5th Corps Artillery, Weisbaden, Germany; Company Commander, HHC, 279th Base Support Battalion, Bamberg, Germany; Battalion S-3, 279th Base Support Battalion, Bamberg, Germany; Science & Tech Tm Chief, Headquarters USA Combined Arms Support Command, Fort Lee, Virginia; Assistant Project Manager, Chemical Stockpile Disposal, Program Executive Office, Chemical Demilitarization, Edgewood, Maryland; Chief, Chemical Director Combat Development, Headquarters Maneuver Support Center, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Chief, Army Combat Development, Headquarters, 3rd Chemical Brigade, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Acquisition Staff Officer, Assistant Executive Officer, Chief Information Officer/G-6, Headquarters Department of the Army, Washington, D.C.; Deputy Project Director, Defense Integrated Military Human Resource System, Program Executive Officer Enterprise Information Systems, Fort Belvoir, Virginia; Project Director, Integrated Personnel & Pay System Army, Program Executive Officer Enterprise Information Systems, Fort Belvoir, Virginia; Special Assistant to the Chief Scientist in the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition Logistics and Technology, Washington, D.C. | Colonel Chinowsky is a graduate of the Chemical Officers Basic Course, Chemical Officers Advanced Course, Combined Arms and Staff College, Command and General Staff College, Material Acquisition Management Course, Advanced Program Management Course Combat Developers Course, and the Force Modernization Course. His civilian education includes a Bachelors Degree from the University of Buffalo and a Masters Degree from the Florida Institute of Technology. | His military awards include: the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (3 Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Commendation Medal (3 Oak Leaf Cluster), and Army Achievement Medal.