Brigade Staff

Brigade Contacts

Uniformed Services University
4301 Jones Bridge Road, C1094
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4799

Brigade Commander

CAPT Sean Hussey
USU, C1024
4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, MD 20814-4712
(301) 295-9654

Brigade Executive Officer

LTC David R. Maldonado
USU, C1011
4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, MD 20814-4712
(301) 295-3869

Brigade Senior Enlisted Leader

HMCM Troy J. Brown
USU, C1018
4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, MD 20814-4712
(301) 295-2348

Brigade Headquarters Company Commander

LT Ilja Khavrutskii
USU, C1012
4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, MD 20814-4712
(301) 295-2861



Brigade Staff

The Brigade Judge Advocate is responsible for advising the Brigade Commander on all legal matters concerning the Brigade. Their duties include explanation of legal matters pertaining to daily Brigade operations, review of all punitive actions taken by members of the Brigade staff, and coordination and review of all investigations conducted by the command. The Brigade Judge Advocate also provides staff input to the Dean of the School of Medicine and the Dean of the Graduate School of Nursing on legal matters pertaining to students, staff and faculty.

Lt Col Nicole M. Navin, USAF, Brigade Judge Advocate
Room C-1025
(301) 295-9699



Brigade Adjutant/(MAP) Manager

YN1 Alonzo Aguilar
(301) 295-9651

Brigade Senior Service Advisors

COL John Barrett
(301) 295-9757

CAPT John Gilstad
(301) 295-9213

Col Mary Brueggemeyer
(301) 319-6974

Brigade Operations Officer

The Brigade Operations Officer coordinates all military field exercises conducted by the University and oversees and enforces the various military requirements that the military services require of their members. This includes managing all the logistics of conducting field exercises involving hundreds of personnel as well as ensuring that the Commander's training and career development programs are carried out and documented appropriately.

LTC Jake Bustoz
USU, C-1081
(301) 295-9909