Major Kevin Hoerold was born in Bad Soden, Germany. He graduated from Norwich University in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Management and commissioned as a Military Intelligence Officer. In his first assignment, Kevin served as an Assistant Intelligence Officer in the 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team. He deployed twice to the Baltic States in support of Operations Persistent Presence and Atlantic Resolve. Kevin then served as a Tactical Intelligence Officer in 1st Ranger Battalion.
As a Captain, Kevin was re-assigned to 1st Ranger Battalion as the Senior Intelligence Officer. Most recently, he served as the 75th Ranger Regiment’s Military Intelligence Company Commander. Kevin has deployed five times to Afghanistan in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel.
His military education includes the Military Intelligence Basic Officer Leader Course, Ranger School, Airborne School, Jumpmaster School, Signals Intelligence Officer Advanced Course and the Military Intelligence Captain’s Career Course. Kevin received the LTG Weinstein Award for Excellence in Military Intelligence in 2020.
Kevin will begin graduate school as a Downing Scholar in the fall of 2022. He is married to Halyna Protsiv of Lviv, Ukraine.