Mr. Jock Padgett

Mr. Jock Padgett serves as the Chief Technology Officer in the XVIII Airborne Corps. Prior to assuming his duties as the senior technology advisor to the Corps, Mr. Padgett served as the XVIII Airborne Corps Chief Data Officer and Chief Technology Officer to the 82nd Airborne Division. 

Mr. Padgett’s other assignments include Director of Information Systems and Chief Information Security Officer of Pinehurst Medical Clinic and Pinehurst Accountable Care Network, Program Manager – IT Shared Services at Joint Special Operations Command, IT Innovation Manager at Joint Special Operations Command, and IT Manager at Joint Special Operations Command. 

While on active duty in the United States Marine Corps and as a civil servant, Mr. Padgett has several deployments. His deployments include support of operations for Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom – Horn of Africa, Operation Inherent Resolve, and Operation European Assure, Deter and Reinforce. 

Mr. Padgett is a graduate of Boston University at Boston, MA. He has a graduate certificate in Executive Healthcare Leadership from Cornell University. 

Mr. Padgett is married to Lori Padgett and they have two children: Caroline and Ainsley.