• Lieutenant Colonel

Major LB Galbearth, Jr. has been promoted to Lieutenant Colonel June 28, 2019. LTC Galbearth made history as the first United States Army officer to complete the Certificate of Management Excellence from the Harvard Business School. He is also the first Department of Defense military officer to complete the Advanced Management Leadership Program at Oxford University Said Business School. He is a 1987 graduate of Central High School Kansas City, Missouri. He earned a BA in History and BS in Political Science from Missouri Western State University in 1994. He holds a graduate certificate in Emergency and Disaster Management and a Masters in Health Sciences from Touro University 2011.

He is a graduate of the Army Recruiter and the Recruiter Company Commander Course and holds the Gold Badge in Recruiting. He is a graduate of the Health Services Plans, Operations, Intelligence, Security and Training Course, Health Services Human Resources Course, Health Services Logistics Course and the Multifunctional Logistics Course. He is a graduate of the Army Command General Staff College and the Naval War College Command and Staff. He has completed the Homeland Security Planner's Course and Joint, Inter Agency, Multinational Planner's Course at the National Defense University. He holds Peace Operations Specialized Training Certificates in Military Studies, Human Rights and Gender Studies from the United Nations Peace Operations Training Institute.

He is married to Toni (Foster) Galbearth of St. Joseph, MO and they are the proud parents of Gloria (USAR), Moses (USA), Elijah (USA) and Grace. He is currently serving as the Battalion Executive Officer for the 7455th Medical Battalion in Topeka, KS. He is the son of the late LB Galbearth Sr. and the late Martha E. King of Kansas City, Missouri.