Brig. Gen. Deborah L. Kotulich, Commanding General, 143rd Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), poses for a command portrait in the Army portrait studio at the Pentagon in Arlington, VA, Aug. 10, 2016. (U.S. Army photo by Monica King/Released) (Photo by Monica King)
Brigadier General Deborah L. Kotulich was commissioned a 2nd Lieutenant in the United States Army as an Ordnance Officer and currently holds the specialty of Logistics.
She has more than 26 years of Active and Reserve service and previously served as the Commander of the 77th Sustainment Brigade and Deputy Commanding Officer for the 316th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) based in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania.
Brig. Gen. Kotulich has also commanded the 655th Regional Support Group in Chicopee, Massachusetts, the 359th Transportation Terminal Battalion at Fort Eustis, Virginia and the Headquarters and Headquarters Company of the 55th Theater Materiel Management Center at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
She graduated with a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Engineering from the United States Military Academy in West Point, NY and earned a Master’s of Science in National Resource Strategy from the Eisenhower School at Ft. McNair, Washington D.C.
She has two combat tours in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom. Her awards include the Bronze Star Medal, 2 Joint Meritorious Service Medals and 6 Meritorious Service Medals.
In her civilian career, Brig. Gen. Kotulich is a Partner in IBM Global Business Services Public Sector Practice based in Northern Virginia. She is an Account Executive overseeing a portfolio of consulting business supporting a variety of client organizations within the United States Department of Defense.