About


Mission

  • Support the Soldiers of the 13th ESC
  • Maintain a tribute to the 13th ESC fallen
  • Help educate the 13th ESC family
  • Record and maintain the history of the 13th ESC
  • Be the 13th ESC Veteran connection
  • Link 13th ESC to the local community

Leadership

 

 

President – LTC (RET) Eric Marratta 

Eric D. Marratta is a Distinguished Military Graduate from Eastern Kentucky University holding a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics.  He graduated with a Master of Science degree in Management from Colorado Technical University.  He served in various assignments across the United States, Germany, Korea, Iraq, and Afghanistan.  His culminating assignment was with the 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) as the Chief, Logistics Training and Advisory Team, Kandahar, Afghanistan.

 

Vice President – MSG (RET) Kirt Highberger – Bio coming soon!

 

 

 

Treasurer – LTC (RET) – Robert “Bob” Parker – Bio coming soon!

 

 

 

bobSecretary – LTC (RET) Robert “Bob” Crouch

Bob Crouch grew up in a military family, and graduated from high school in Heidelberg, Germany. He is a Distinguished Military Graduate of the University of Tampa ROTC program, and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in May 1990. He has served in Army units across the United States, in Germany, and in Iraq. His culminating assignment was as the Assistant Chief of Staff, G5 (Chief of Plans), 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), Fort Hood, Texas. His education includes a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from the University of Tampa and a Master of Arts degree in International Relations from the University of Oklahoma.

jayCommunity Representative and Chairman, Corporate Membership – Mr. Jay Taggart

Jay Taggart was born and grew up in Belton, TX, graduating from Belton High School in 1968.  After graduating from Southwest Texas State University in 1972, he began a long sales career with Xerox Corporation.  Jay currently owns a Xerox Sales Agency in Belton. He and his wife Leah are long-time supporters of the 13th ESC and attached units at Ft. Hood.  They are 2007 inductees in the Ft. Hood Good Neighbor program, and charter members of the 13th COSCOM Association.


Chairman, Individual Membership – MAJ (RET) Erik Enyart – Bio coming soon!

 

 

 

Historian – LTC (RET) Rich “Ticker” Powell – Bio coming soon!

 

 

 

Board Member At Large – COL (RET) Tom Clady – Bio coming soon!

 

 

 

Board Member At Large – Mr. Donnie Robinson – Bio coming soon!

 

 

Board Member At Large – COL (RET) Matt Melvin – Bio coming soon!

 

 

 

Board Member At Large – LTC (RET) Bob Rodefer – Bio coming soon!

 

 

 

Colomg-terry-command-photo-asus-version-2-16-dec-10-smallnel of the Regiment – MG (RET) Michael J. Terry

Major General (Retired) Michael J. Terry is a native of Dickson City, Pennsylvania and a 1979 graduate of The University of Scranton where he received his Bachelor of Science in Law Enforcement.  Upon graduation, he was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the Quartermaster branch.  MG Terry’s military education consists of the Quartermaster Basic and Advance Courses, the Combined Arms Services Staff School, the Marine Corps Command and Staff College and The Naval War College, where he received a Masters Degree in National Security and Strategic Studies.

MG Terry’s command assignments include: Commander Supply and Service Company, 4th Support Battalion (Main), 3d Infantry Division (Mechanized) Wurzburg, Germany; Commander Support Squadron, 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment, Ft. Carson Colorado; Commander 64th Corps Support Group (Forward), 13th Corps Support Command (COSCOM), Ft. Hood, Texas, and deployed with the Group to Iraq supporting the 4th Infantry Division (Mechanized) and V Corps units during the initial phase of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM and Assistant Division Commander (Support), 7th Infantry Division (Light), Ft. Carson, Colorado.  His first command as a General Officer was that as Commanding General, 13th COSCOM, later redesignated as the 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), Ft. Hood, Texas, where he deployed to New Orleans and Southwest Louisiana in support of humanitarian relief efforts after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and then to, Iraq during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM rotation 06-08 (The Surge) where the 13th performed as the senior logistics command in Iraq, supporting Multi-National Corps – Iraq and Commanding General, US Army Security Assistance Command Ft Belvoir, Virginia.  MG Terry served as Commanding General 8th Theater Sustainment Command Ft. Shafter Hawaii, and culminated his 34 years of service as Commanding General of the U.S. Army Tank Automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM) Life Cycle Management Command.

 

Sergeant Major of the Regiment – CSM (RET) Mark Joseph – Bio coming soon!