Ms. Anita M. Raines, Deputy to the Commander
Ms. Anita M. Raines joined the Letterkenny Team on March 12, 2012, when she assumed her duties as the Deputy to the Commander, Letterkenny Army Depot, Chambersburg, Pa.
During her 27 year active duty military career, Ms. Raines served in numerous maintenance management and logistics assignments including service in the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, KY; the 1st Infantry Division (Mechanized), Fort Riley, KS; the 528th Special Operations Support Battalion (Airborne), U.S. Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, N.C.; the 2d Infantry Division, Republic of Korea; the Army G4, Headquarters Department of the Army, Pentagon, Washington, D.C., the 189th Corps Support Battalion (Airborne), 1st Corps Support Command, Fort Bragg N.C., the Directorate for Logistics, J-4, The Joint Staff, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.; the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Logistics & Materiel Readiness), Pentagon; and in the Center for Strategic Leadership, U.S. Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, Pa.
Her military awards and decorations include: Defense Superior Service Medal (w/Oak Leaf Cluster), Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal (w/ 2 Oak Leaf Clusters), and the Meritorious Service Medal (w/3 OLCs), the Senior Parachutist badge and the Air Assault badge.
As a Company Commander and Battalion Commander, Ms. Raines served three combat tours in Operations Desert Storm and Iraqi Freedom, and she served as the Officer in Charge of the Army G4 agency recovery operations during Operation Noble Eagle after the terrorist attack on the Pentagon.
She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from the University of Tulsa, a Master of Science degree in Logistics Management from Florida Institute of Technology, and a Master of Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College. Ms. Raines is a native of Doylestown, Pa.