Lieutenant Colonel Matthew A. Price assumed the duties as commander of the Army Field Support Battalion-Germany in June 2018. LTC Price, a native of Orlando, Florida, entered the Army Reserve as an enlisted Soldier in 1992. He was commissioned as an Ordnance Officer through ROTC in 1999.
LTC Price’s assignments include Ground Support Platoon Leader, 593rd Corps Support Group, 44th Corps Support Battalion, 542nd Maintenance Company, Fort Lewis, WA; Control Officer, 542nd Maintenance; 44th Corps Support Battalion; 593rd Corps Support Group, commander, 542nd , Maintenance Company; Aide-de-Camp, TACOM Life Cycle Management Command; G4 Planner, Army Central Command; S4, 401st Army Field Support Brigade; Observer, Coach, Trainer, the S4, and the Operations Group Executive Officer, Joint Multinational Readiness Center. LTC Price has deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) and to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF).
LTC Price is a graduate of the Logistics Captains Career Course at Fort Lee, VA. He attended the Intermediate Level Education at the Command and General Staff College and the Advanced Military Studies Program at the School of Advanced Military Studies at Fort Leavenworth, KS. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering from the University of Florida, a master’s degree in Business Administrative from Saint Martin’s University in Washington State and in Military Arts and Science from the School of Advanced Military Studies at Fort Leavenworth, KS.
LTC Price’s awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal with one oak leaf cluster, Meritorious Service Medal with three oak leaf clusters, Army Commendation Medal with one oak leaf cluster, Army Achievement Medal with two oak leaf clusters, National Defense Service Medal with one bronze service star device, Iraqi Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Parachutist Badge. LTC Price was also awarded the Distinguished Order of Saint Martin.
LTC Price is married and they have two children.