Brigadier General Christopher L. Eubank
Signal School Commandant / Chief of Signal

SignalCorpCWO Brigadier General Christopher L. Eubank is a native of Roanoke, Virginia. He was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant from the Virginia Military Institute. Brigadier General Eubank began his Army career in 1991 as an Armor Officer where he served as a Platoon Leader in the 1st Infantry Division (Mechanized), Fort Riley, Kansas. In 1993, he branch-transferred to the Signal Corps and was assigned to the 121st Signal Battalion where he served as a Signal Platoon Leader. Later, he was reassigned as the Battalion Signal Officer for 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division. As a Captain, he was assigned to United States Army Europe and Seventh Army, Germany, where he served as a Brigade Signal Officer, Brigade Logistics officer, and Commander of the 324th Signal Company, 72nd Signal Battalion. In 1999 he was assigned to the United States Army Space and Missile Defense Command, Colorado Springs, Colorado, where he served as a Communications Officer and later project officer. As a Major, he was assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina where he served as a Brigade Signal Officer, Battalion Operations Officer, Communications planner for the Joint Special Operations Command. As a Lieutenant Colonel, he served as Commander, 82nd Airborne Division Special Troops Battalion. After battalion command he was assigned as the Deputy Director for Communications – J65 Programs Division, United States Special Operations Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida and later Director J6, Special Operations Joint Task Force Afghanistan. As Colonel Eubank, from 2013 to 2014, he commanded the Area Support Group-Kuwait. He then was assigned as the Deputy Chief of Staff, G6, for the United States Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Brigadier General Eubank has deployed eight times in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. Brigadier General Eubank’s previous assignment was the fifth Director of the J6 for the United States Africa Command at Kelley Barracks in Stuttgart Germany. As of 9 July 2018, BG Eubank is the 39th Chief of Signal and Signal School Commandant.

Brigadier General Eubank is a graduate of the Armor Officer Basic Course, the Signal Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, and the U.S. Army War College. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from Virginia Military Institute, a Master of Arts in Computer Resource and Information from Webster University and a Master of Science in Strategic Studies from the United States Army War College, Carlisle, PA.

Brigadier General Eubank’s military awards and decorations include the Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, GWOT Expeditionary and Service Medals, NATO Medal, Combat Action Badge, Master Parachutist Badge, and Polish Jump Wings.   

Command Sergeant Major

CSM Richard D. Knott
Signal School CSM / Signal Corps CSM

SignalSchoolCSM Command Sergeant Major Knott is a native of Indianapolis, Indiana. He enlisted in the US Army in October 1990 as a 31M (Multi-Channel Communications System Operator). He attended basic training at Fort Jackson, SC and AIT at Fort Gordon, GA.

His previous assignments include B Co, 121st Signal BN, Fort Riley, Kansas; B Co, 122nd Signal BN, Camp Casey, Korea; A Co, 10th Signal BN, Fort Drum, New York; 385th Signal Company, Camp Doha, Kuwait; Indianapolis Recruiting BN, Indianapolis, Indiana; two tours with the (D Co, A Co)123rd Signal BN, Fort Stewart, Georgia; First Sergeant, B Co, 1/13th Infantry Regiment, Fort Jackson, South Carolina; First Sergeant, B Co, 304th Signal BN, Camp Stanley, Korea; First Sergeant, 3rd Signal Company, HHBN, Fort Stewart, Georgia; Operations Sergeant Major, 1st Signal Brigade, Yongsan, Korea; S3 Sergeant Major, 42d Fires Brigade(FiB), Fort Stewart, Georgia; Command Sergeant Major, 63d Expeditionary Signal BN, Fort Stewart, Georgia. CSM Knott’s most recent assignment was as the Command Sergeant Major of the 516th Signal Brigade, Fort Shafter, Hawaii.

CSM Knott’s education includes all levels of the Noncommissioned Officer Education System (USASMA CL62) Army Instructors Course, Equal Opportunity Leaders Course, Army Recruiter Course, Drill Sergeant School, First Sergeant Course, Army Force Management for Senior Executive Level Sergeants Major Course. He holds a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Business Administration.

His awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal (1OLC), Meritorious Service Medal (1SLC), Army Commendation Medal (5OLC), Army Achievement Medal (9th award), the Presidential Unit Citation, the Army Superior Unit Award, the Army Good Conduct Medal (9th award), National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Star, Korean Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal with Bronze Star, Iraqi Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, NCO Professional Development (4), Army Service Medal, Overseas Service Ribbon (4), Drill Sergeant Badge, Gold Recruiter Badge (3 Sapphires), Gold Recruiter’s Ring. He has also been awarded the Signal Corps Silver Order of Mercury.

Regimental Chief Warrant Officer

Chief Warrant Officer Five Garth R. Hahn
Regimental Chief Warrant Officer

SignalCorpCWO      Chief Warrant Officer Five Garth R. Hahn is the 6th Regimental Chief Warrant Officer of the Signal Corps at the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence, Fort Gordon, GA.

CW5 Hahn is from South Hadley, Massachusetts, and he enlisted in the United States Army in February, 1986 as a Satellite Communications (SATCOM) Operator-Maintainer. He graduated from Basic Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Gordon, Georgia. He went on to serve as a SATCOM Systems Operator, SATCOM Controller, SATCOM Tactical Platoon Sergeant, Instructor in SATCOM Control, and the Senior Career Management NCO in the Office Chief of Signal. He served at locations in Belgium, Maryland, Korea and Georgia before he was accepted into Warrant Officer Candidate School, and appointed a Warrant Officer One, Network Technician in March, 1998.

His assignments as a Warrant Officer include: 44th Signal Battalion, Germany; 53d Signal Battalion, Peterson AFB, Colorado; 43d Signal Battalion, Germany, 302d Signal Battalion, Virginia, HQ, G6, U.S. Army Europe, Germany, as a Fellow with the Federal Communications Commission, Washington, D.C., HQ, G6, I Corps, Washington, and most recently as the Senior Technical Advisor, C4/Cyber at J6, U.S. European Command. CW5 Hahn completed two operational deployments to Kosovo and deployed to Iraq in 2004, serving with the Multi-National Force – Iraq, at Camp Victory, Baghdad as the CJ-6 Satellite Communication planner.

CW5 Hahn’s professional military education culminated with the Warrant Officer Senior Service Education at Fort Rucker, Alabama. Other courses include the Spectrum Manager’s course and the Space Fundamentals course. CW5 Hahn holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Business Management from the University of Maryland, and Master’s degree in Information System Management from Bowie State University.

CW5 Hahn’s awards and decorations include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal, the Joint Commendation Medal, the Army Commendation Medal, and the Army Achievement Medal among others. He was also awarded the Senior Space Badge and the Air Assault Badge and the Signal Corps Bronze Order of Mercury.