MAJ Smiley Bio

MAJ Scotty Smiley attended the United States Military from 1999-2003 with a BS in Engineering Management. On May 31, 2003 he was commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Infantry Branch of the United States Army. Following his commissioning and Officer Basic Course he was married to Tiffany Elliott on the 20th of December that same year. They now have two wonderful sons ages 5 and 3.


United States Military Academy: B.S. in Engineering Management

Duke University: M.B.A. 


Military Education & Schools (in order of completion)

Combat Diver Qualification Course; Airborne School; Infantry Officer Basic Course; Ranger School; Maneuver Captain’s Career Course

Duty Assignments and Locations

1999-2033 Cadet at United States Military Academy in West Point, NY
2003-2004 Student at Officer Basic Course and Ranger School in Fort Benning, GA
2004-2005 Platoon Leader in 1st BDE 25th IN DIV; Fort Lewis, WA, Mosul, Iraq
2005-2006 Patient in Medical Hold Company, Fort Lewis, WA
2006-2007 Assistant G3 for Accessions Command in Fort Monroe, VA

Student at Duke University in Durham, NC

2009-2010 Instructor at the United States Military Academy in West Point, NY
2010-2011 Company Commander of Warrior Transition Unit in West Point, NY

Student in Maneuver Captain Career Course in Fort Benning, GA

2012- Assistant Professor of Military Science at Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA