Lt. Col. Patrick Gallogly is a Huey pilot, FAC, WTI, MAGTF Planner. Commissioned 1995 at The Citadel, he completing three deployments with HMLA-169 including OIF I. He served as a FAC with 1st Bn/4th Marines in 2000-01, and with 3d Bn/1st Marines for OIF II (including the 2nd Battle of Fallujah). He served as an IP dept. head at HMLA (T)-303 in 2005-07. He returned to the fleet with HMLA-267 and HMM-265 (REIN) where he served as dept. head and H-1 Detachment OIC for his second tour on USS ESSEX (LHD-2). Upon graduation from the USAFs SAASS in 2011, he was assigned to the Regional Operations Plans and Policies (ROPP) CENTCOM PACOM directorate of the G3 at MARFORCOM, Norfolk, Virginia.