Favorite Quote: “Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” – John F. Kennedy
Lawrence Bufalino is an Active Duty Army Officer with over 11 years of organizational leadership experience. This includes having worked in joint, inter agency, international, and multinational environments throughout the Middle East, Asia, and North America. He has served in a multitude of capacities which have included logistics management, operational planning, and leading organizations consisting of 40-100 personnel. Additionally, working with United States Army Recruiting Command has provided Marketing Operations and Project Management experience while spreading the Army’s message in commercial, educational, and community sectors at the state level. Currently, Larry leads a small team of Observer, Coach, and Trainers within the United States Army’s Training and Doctrine Command to educate and prepare over 1,500 National Guard Soldiers for active deployments around the world.
Larry holds an active secret federal security clearance and retains a Certified Higher Education Professional Certificate (CHEP) in Online Teaching as of 2020. His civilian education includes a B.A. in Criminal Justice from Mercyhurst University in 2009 and a M.A. of Organizational Leadership from the University of Texas, El Paso in 2015. Larry was an honor graduate from Basic Officers Leadership Course and Air Defense Artillery Captains Career courses in Ft. Sill, OK. Tactical military training schools have included the United States Army Airborne School, Ft. Benning, GA and the United States Army Air Assault School in Ft. Bragg, NC. He is an avid international traveler/ photographer and has a passion for learning about different cultures and perspectives to stimulate personal growth and self-awareness.