Lieutenant Colonel Bryan K. Sizemore was commissioned into the Corps of Engineers through the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1996. Prior to arrival at TAMU, Lieutenant Colonel Sizemore commanded the 11th Engineer Battalion at Fort Benning, GA. Prior to command, he served as the Chief of the Commander’s Initiatives Group at the Maneuver Center of Excellence. He previously served as the Chief of the Iraqi Security Forces Cell in United States Division – North (USD-N), Tikrit, Iraq, and Deputy Operations Officer for training, G3, for the 4th Infantry Division at Fort Carson, CO.
His prior assignments include serving as the Secretary of the General Staff at Fort Bliss, Texas; Squadron Executive Officer for the 6th Squadron - 1st Cavalry Regiment in the 1st Brigade, 1st Armored Division (1AD), Brigade S3 of the 5th Brigade, 1st AD; Brigade Chief of Plans for the 5th Brigade, 1st AD, Department of the Army Secretariat Board recorder at the Army Human Resources Command (HRC), Company Commander of Headquarters, Headquarters Company/54th Engineer Battalion in Bamberg, Germany; aide-de-camp to the Deputy Commanding General, V Corps, in Heidelberg, Germany; Operations Officer in the Staff Engineer Section, V Corps, Heidelberg, Germany; Executive Officer of Charlie Company, 91st Engineer Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division; Battalion Adjutant for the 91st Engineer Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division; Support Platoon Leader in the 555th Engineer Company (Topographic); Executive Officer of the United States Army Garrison (USAG), III Corps and Fort Hood; and Production Platoon Leader in the 555th Engineer Company (Topographic), III Corps and Fort Hood.
Lieutenant Colonel Sizemore’s decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (with one Oak Leaf Cluster), the Meritorious Service Medal (with four Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Commendation Medal (with four Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Achievement Medal, Kosovo and Bosnia NATO Medals, Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, and the Combat Action Badge.
Lieutenant Colonel Sizemore has deployed to Bosnia, Kosovo/Macedonia, Israel, and Iraq.
Lieutenant Colonel Sizemore earned his Bachelors of Science Degree in Environmental Engineering at West Point, a Master’s of Science Degree in Engineering Management from the University of Missouri-Rolla, and a Master’s Degree of Military Arts and Sciences from the Marine Corps University in Quantico, Virginia. His military education includes the Marine Corps Command and Staff College, Combined Arms and Staff Services School, and the Engineer Officer Advanced and Basic Courses.
Lieutenant Colonel Sizemore has two children: Alexis, 14, and Hayden, 6.