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REUTERPRIMARY DUTIES: Professor of Military Science
HOME OF RECORD: Houston, TX

Lieutenant Colonel Karl A. Reuter is a native of Houston, Texas. He graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University in December 1999 with a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice. He first entered the US Army in June 2000 in the rank of Specialist at FT Benning, GA where he completed basic training. He attended the United States Army Officer Candidate School at FT Benning, GA, and received a commission as a Second Lieutenant of Military Police in November 2000. In December 2004 he received a Master of Arts in Business and Organizational Security Management from Webster University.

MILITARY EDUCATION
  • 2001 – MP Officer Basic Course
  • 2001 – Special Reaction Team Course
  • 2003 – Anti-Terrorism Instructor Course
  • 2004 – Military Police Advanced Course
  • 2004 – Airborne School
  • 2005 – Air Movement Operations Course
  • 2005 – USAF Airlift Planners Course
  • 2008 – Law Enforcement Senior Leader Course
  • 2012 – Command and General Staff Course
  • 2012 – Joint Planners Course
  • 2012 – Joint Firepower Course
  • 2013 – Defense Support of Civil Authorities Phase II Course
  • 2017 – Anti-Terrorism Officer Advanced Course
  • 2017 – Security Cooperation Management Policy, Programs, and Planning Course
AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
  • Joint Meritorious Unit Award
  • Army Meritorious Unit Citation
  • Army Superior Unit Award
  • Bronze Star Medal
  • Defense Meritorious Service Medal
  • Meritorious Service Medal (4olc)
  • Joint Service Commendation Medal
  • Army Commendation Medal (2olc)
  • Army Achievement Medal
  • Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal
  • Combat Action Badge
  • Army Staff Badge
  • Parachutist Badge
  • Chilean Parachutist Badge
ASSIGNMENT HISTORY
  • 2001 – MP Platoon Leader, 57th MP Co, 728th MP BN (CS)
  • 2002 – Physical Security Officer, 10th Transportation BN, 7th Transportation GRP
  • 2004 – Assistant S-3, 16th MP BDE (ABN)
  • 2005 – Company Commander, 23d MP Co, 503rd MP BN (ABN)
  • 2007 – Assistant J5, 16th MP BDE (ABN), TF 134
  • 2007 – Provost Marshal, Military Ocean Terminal Sunny Point, SDDC
  • 2009 – Operations Officer, G-3/5/7, Combined Arms Center
  • 2012 – Plans Officer, 1st MEB (DCRF)
  • 2013 – BN S-3, 519th MP BN (CS)
  • 2014 – BN XO, 519th MP BN (CS)
  • 2015 – Deputy Branch Chief, Insider Threat Program, DA G-34
  • 2016 – Branch Chief Ministry of Interior, CJ7, CJTF-OIR
  • 2017 – Chief of Operations Security Cooperation, G5, USARNORTH
  • 2018 – Professor of Military Science, UAB
OVERSEAS
  • 2001 – South Korea
  • 2003 – OIF I
  • 2006 – OIF 06-08
  • 2016 – OIR
PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS
  • Crossfit Level I Trainer (2011)
  • Carnegie Melon University SEI Insider Threat Program Manager (2017)
HOBBIES
Lieutenant Colonel Karl Reuter is married to the former Jessica Shepherd of Cincinnatti, OH. They have a 19 year-old daughter Madison, a 17 year old son Cody, a 11 year old son Justice, and a 3 year old son Finn. His hobbies include modifying his jeep, playing with his kids, and traveling.