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Petroleum Club | 40th Floor
777 Main Street | Fort Worth, Texas
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Topic: Fort Worth Engineer District: Projects, Program, and Business Opportunities
Presenter: Colonel Jonathan S. Stover, Commander – Fort Worth District
Colonel Jonathan S. Stover Colonel Jonathan S. Stover took command of the Fort Worth District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on 9 June 2021. As such, he is in command of an organization responsible for water resource development for most of Texas, and military design and construction in Texas, and parts of Louisiana. Covering a geographical area of over 410,000 square miles and employing over 1,200 personnel, the District maintains 25 lakes and major urban floodways that cost over $2.6 Billion and has prevented more than $149 Billion in flood damages. Aside from furnishing approximately 35 percent of the Texas surface water supply, these facilities also provide outdoor recreation opportunities for millions of visitors annually. The District’s military construction mission includes supervising the design and construction of projects such as family housing and medical, training and aircraft facilities at Army and Air Force installations in three states.
COL Jon Stover grew up in the small coastal community of Scarborough, Maine. He was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in 1997 from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. His first assignment was with the First Cavalry Division in Fort Hood, Texas, where he served as a line platoon leader, assault and obstacle platoon leader, and company executive officer in the 91st Engineer Battalion, where he deployed to Bosnia/Herzegovina.
Following the Engineer Officer Advanced Course in 2001, has was assigned as the Brigade Adjutant and Assistant S3 Operations for the 130th Engineer Brigade. He took command of the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 54th Engineer Battalion, where he deployed twice to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
COL Stover is a graduate of the Engineer Officer Basic Course, Engineer Captain’s Career Course, the Combined Arms Services Staff School, the Command and General Staff College, SERE school, and the U.S. Army War College. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Vanderbilt University, a Master of Science degree in Construction Management from the University of Missouri-Rolla, a Master of Science degree in Structural Engineering from the University of Virginia, and a Master of Science degree in Strategic Studies from Carlisle. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the state of Maine.