Lieutenant Colonel Geter reported to the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) aboard Camp Lejeune, NC in November 2017 to assume her current position as the Executive Officer.
Operational assignments include: Executive Officer, Aircraft Maintenance Officer, and Director of Safety and Standardization for Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron (HMLA) 467; Assistant Aircraft Maintenance Officer and Ground/Aviation Safety Officer for HMLA-469; Ground Safety Officer for HMLA-267, Future Operations Officer and Assistant Logistics Officer for Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron (HMM) 265 (Reinforced); and Assistant Communications Officer and Quality Assurance Officer for HMLA-169.
Supporting Establishment and Staff assignments include: Air Officer for Marine Corps Forces, South; Intra-Theater and Future Plans Officer for NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan/Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan; Ground Safety Officer, Fleet NATOPS Evaluator for UH-1N, and H/UH-1 NATOPS Program Manager for HMLA/T-303; and Legal Officer and Classified Material Control Custodian for Marine Aircraft Group 39.
Lieutenant Colonel Geter graduated from Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Florida with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and was commissioned through the Platoon Leader’s Course. She completed Naval Aviation Schools Command training and was designated a Naval Aviator in May 2002. She is a graduate of Expeditionary Warfare School (non-res), Command and General Staff College, University of Foreign Military and Cultural Studies – Red Teaming, and the School of Aviation Safety. LtCol Geter has Masters Degrees in Human Resources Administration from Central Michigan University and Supply Chain Management from the University of Kansas.
Her personal awards include the Meritorious Service Medal, Air Medal with strike/flight numeral “7”, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation medal with Gold Star, and Navy Marine Corps Achievement Medal with Gold Star.