Military Science
Michael  Pasquale

Michael Pasquale, Captain (CPT)

Executive Officer

Captain Michael Pasquale is a highly respected military leader with a training background that spans the globe. A native of New York City, Captain Pasquale’s military career began in 2003 when he enlisted in the United States Army as an Infantryman in the 3rd Battalion, 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team. He trained throughout Eastern Europe with multi-national forces until 2006, when he was commissioned into the Military Police Corps.

Captain Pasquale was the military police platoon leader for 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division for 31 months. During this time he deployed to the Rashid and Sadr City areas of Baghdad, Iraq, for a total of 13 months. His mission set consisted of explosive ordnance disposal security, high value target missions, and raids. 

Captain Pasquale completed the Military Police Captain’s Career Course at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, after which he took command of the HHD, 793rd Military Police Battalion and then the HHC, 17th CSSB, at Fort Richardson, Alaska. In 2012, Captain Pasquale deployed to Afghanistan as a member of an advisor team, where he conducted operations with the Afghan Uniform Police and Afghan Local Police from a combat outpost in RC-East for 8 months. 

In 2013 Captain Pasquale became a member of the Dons Battalion ROTC Cadre, where he passes his valuable skill set, leadership advice, and global experience and perspective on to new recruits. He is currently enjoying the spectacular view of the city from the Sausalito side of the bay.

Civilian Education

B.A., History, Virginia Military Institute, 2006

Military Education

Northern Warfare School, 2010
Military Police Captain’s Career Course, 2009
Military Police Officer Basic Course, 2007
US Army Infantry School, 2004

Assignments, Operation Experience and Deployments

Advisor Team, 793d MP BN, OEF, RC-East, Afghanistan, 2012 – 2013
Commander, HHC, 17th CSSB, Fort Richardson, Alaska 2011 – 2012
Commander, HHD, 793d MP BN, Fort Richardson, Alaska 2010 – 2011
Military Police Platoon Leader, 1st BCT, 4th Infantry Division, OIF, Baghdad, Iraq 2008 – 2009
Military Police Platoon Leader, 1st BCT, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, TX 2007 - 2008

Awards and Decorations

Bronze Star Medal (2)
Meritorious Service Medal
Army Commendation Medal (2)
Army Achievement Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Campaign Star
Iraq Campaign Medal with Campaign Star
Global War on Terrorism
Army Service Ribbon
Over Seas Ribbon (3)
NATO Meritorious Service Medal

Michael Pasquale, University of San Francisco School of Management