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 Senior Enlisted Leader

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

Brigade Executive Officer

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


Brigade Operations Officer

 LTC Jake A. Bustoz

USU, C1081

4301 Jones Bridge Road

Bethesda, MD 20814-4712

(301) 295-9909


Brigade Headquarters Company Commander

LT Robert Murray
USU, C1012
4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, MD 20814-4712
(301) 295-9900



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 William Dalzell, 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

Jacob BustozLTC Jake Bustoz

 The Operations Officer assists the Brigade Commander in carrying out responsibilities as the principal military advisor to the University President and Senior Leadership, in the organization, training, materiel, leadership and education delivered to enable the achievement of tactical, operational and strategic objectives; directs and synchronizes staff actions and military support and services employed to facilitate the effective accomplishment of the Academic Program (academic and research activities) and home-station training activities; designs highly responsive, tailorable, and scalable force package modules required to provide mission command and military capabilities throughout a variety of broad scale joint exercises; develops and shapes training strategies to prepare service members for the contemporary operating environment; relays communications between the University President and other Senior Leadership regarding current operations and plans.