BRIGADIER GENERAL JACK M. DAVIS
Director, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Deputy Director, National Capital Region Market
Chief, Army Nurse Corps
Brigadier General Jack M. Davis began his career as an Armor Officer. He completed Special Forces Assessment and Selection (SFAS), and subsequently served as a Special Forces A-Team leader. He began service in the U.S. Army Medical Department (AMEDD) in 1989. He recently served as the Commanding General, Regional Health Command-Pacific.
His first AMEDD assignment was at Brooke Army Medical Center in the Medical and Surgical section, with a follow-on assignment to the Surgical and Trauma Intensive Care Unit. He later served as the Chief Nurse, Officer-in-Charge of the U.S. Army Health Clinic at Yuma Proving Grounds in Yuma, Arizona. He attended the Family Nurse Practitioner Program at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland. BG Davis returned to Brooke Army Medical Center to serve as a primary care provider in the Family Medicine Clinic. He later established a new primary care clinic at Camp Bullis, Texas, and served as the activity’s first Officer-in-Charge. BG Davis deployed to Iraq as the Brigade Surgeon of the 17th Field Artillery Brigade in support of OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM. After redeployment, he transferred to Korea and was assigned as the Officer-in-Charge of Wood Army Medical Clinic, Daegu, Korea. After Korea, BG Davis was assigned to the U.S. Army Medical Command at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, where he served as Chief of Nursing Operations in the Clinical Services Division. He was then assigned to Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center, Fort Hood, Texas, as the Assistant Deputy Commander for Nursing. He served as the Chief Nurse and Chief of Clinical Operations, 1st Medical Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas, where he deployed in support of OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM in Afghanistan. After redeployment, BG Davis resumed his role as the 1st Medical Brigade Chief Nurse and Chief of Clinical Operations until his selection as Commander, 32d Medical Brigade, Joint Base San Antonio-Sam Houston, Texas. BG Davis served as the fourth Commandant of the Medical Education and Training Campus, Joint Base San Antonio-Sam Houston, Texas.
BG Davis’ education includes two bachelor's degrees from Arizona State University and a Master of Nursing Science degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. His military education includes the AMEDD Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, the Combined Arms Staff and Service School, Command and General Staff College, and the U.S. Army War College.
BG Davis’ awards and decorations include the Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Bronze Star Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Meritorious Service Medal (4 Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Commendation Medal (4 Oak Leaf Clusters), Meritorious Unit Citation, Army Superior Unit Award, National Defense Service Medal (1 Bronze Service Star), Afghanistan Campaign Medal (1 Campaign Star), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (Numeral 3), NATO Medal, Special Forces Tab, Combat Medical Badge, Combat Action Badge, Expert Field Medical Badge, and Parachutist Badge.