BG John Davis, United States Army, is the Deputy Commander, Joint Task Force-Global Network Operations, providing direct support to United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) for operation and defense of the DoD Information Network.
BG Davis graduated from the United States Military Academy in May 1980 with a Bachelor of Science degree and was commissioned in the United States Army as an Infantry Officer. He received a Master of Military Art and Science degree from the United States Army Command and General Staff College and a Master of Strategic Studies degree from the United States Army War College.
His duty assignments include the 82d Airborne Division, 1st Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment; the Berlin Brigade; 75th Ranger Regiment; United Nations Command Security Force - Joint Security Area in Panmunjom, Korea; Aide de Camp to the Commanding General, XVIII Airborne Corps; United States Atlantic Command; Information Operations Division Chief at the Joint Special Operations Command; United States Special Operations Command as Deputy Director for Information Operations, and Division Chief/J39 for the Center for Special Operations.
Prior to becoming Deputy Commander of JTF-GNO, BG Davis commanded the 1st Information Operations Command (Land), Fort Belvoir.
BG Davis is a master parachutist and has been awarded the Combat Infantryman Badge, Expert Infantryman Badge, Pathfinder Badge and Ranger Tab. His awards and decorations include the Defense Superior Service Medal, the Bronze Star Medal with oak leaf cluster, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal with oak leaf cluster, the Meritorious Service Medal with three oak leaf clusters, the Air Medal, and the Joint Service Commendation Medal.