Position: Human Resource Technician
Campus Phone: 865-471-3374
Scott Bryant , Contractor L3/MPRI
Position: Recruiting Officer -
Campus Phone: 865-471-3380
Mr. Scott Bryant is a native of Williamsburg, Kentucky. He has served as the Recruiting and Enrollments Officer for Carson-Newman for over 12 years.
He is also a Lieutenant Colonel in the Army Reserves and served in both Iraq and Afghanistan.
Justin Conner , MSG
Position: Senior Military Science Instructor
Campus Phone: (865) 471-3377
Position: LMU Instructor
Campus Phone: 865-567-1143
General Contact Information
Campus Phone: (865) 471-3380
Campus Phone: (865) 471-3474
Greg Stephens , LTC
Position: Professor of Military Science
Campus Phone: (865) 471-3384
Campus Box: CNC Box 720003 Jefferson City, TN 37760
LIEUTENANT COLONEL GREGORY STEPHENS
LTC Greg Stephens is a native of Cedar Hill, Missouri. Upon graduating from high school, he entered the United State Military Academy, West Point, New York in June 1989. He was commissioned as a second lieutenant in May of 1993 in the Armor Branch.
His previous assignments include: Platoon Leader and Executive Officer, Alpha Troop, 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry, 82d Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina (1994-1997); Headquarters Troop Commander, 3rd Squadron, 17th Cavalry, 10th Mountain Division (1998-2000); AC/RC Cavalry Observor/Controller Chief, Fort Drum, New York (2000-2001); Electrical Engineering/Computer Science Instructor, West Point, New York (2003-2006); Brigade Assistant Operations Officer, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82d Airborne Division (2006-2007); Operations and Executive Officer, 4th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 82d Airborne Division (2007-2009); Brigade Operations and Executive Officer Forward, 4BCT, 82d Airborne Division (2009-2010); Assistant Brigade Operations Officer, 4th Brigade ROTC, Fort Bragg, NC (2010-2011); Professor of Military Science, Carson Newman College, Jefferson City, Tennessee (2011-Present).
LTC Stephens deployments include Operation Enduring Freedom VIII (RC-East) from 2007 to 2008 and OEF X (RC-West) from 2009 to 2010.
LTC Stephens holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the United States Military Academy, Master of Science Degree in Engineering Management from the University of Missouri-Rolla, and a Master of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas. His military education includes the Armor Officer Basic Course, Scout Platoon Leaders Course, Engineer Officer Advance Course, Combined Arms Service Staff School, and the US Army Command and General Staff College.
His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (1OLC), the Meritorious Service Medal (2OLC), the Army Commendation Medal (1OLC), the Army Achievement Medal (1OLC), the National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Star, the Afghanistan Campaign Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Army Service Ribbon, the Overseas Service Ribbon, and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Medal. His badges and tabs include the Senior Parachutist Badge, Pathfinder Badge, Air Assault Badge, Combat Action Badge, and the Ranger Tab.
LTC Stephens is married to the former Cassandra Carpenter of Lewisville, Arkansas, his bride of 17 years. They have three sons, Stone (12), Cody (10), and Lowe (8).