Leaders

 

Commanding General, 2d Marine Division

Major General David L. Odom

Major General David L. Odom is a native of Hartsville, South Carolina. He graduated from The Citadel and was commissioned in 1991. He has served as an infantry officer at all levels, including command of India Company, 3d Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment; 3d Battalion 8th Marine Regiment during...

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Assistant Division Commander, 2d Marine Division

Brigadier General James W. Lively

Brigadier General Lively is a native of Dallas, Texas.  He graduated from Texas A&M University and was commissioned in 1996.  His career as an infantry officer includes company command in 1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment and 2d Bn, 2d Marine Regiment; command of Battalion Landing Team 2/6, 26th Marine...

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Sergeant Major, 2d Marine Division

Sergeant Major Joseph Mendez

Sergeant Major Mendez is a native of Brooklyn, New York, and enlisted in the Marine Corps in January 1997.  Upon completion of recruit training at MCRD Parris Island, South Carolina, Private First Class Mendez reported to the School of Infantry where he earned the MOS 0311 and was meritoriously...

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Command Master Chief, 2d Marine Division

Command Master Chief (SCW/EXW) Scottie L. Cox

Command Master Chief Scottie L. Cox, a native of Salem, Oregon, enlisted in the Navy in September 1990, after attending basic training in San Diego, California, before reporting to Builder "A" school in Gulfport, Mississippi. His subsequent commands include Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB)...

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