LTC Ben Boring, USA
Product Manager, Multi-Mission Protected Vehicle Systems (MPVS)
2023 Tactical Wheeled Vehicles Conference
LTC Boring graduated from the United States Military Academy and was commissioned as a Field Artillery officer in June 2001. His first duty assignment was with the 3d Battalion, 321st Field Artillery Regiment at Fort Bragg, NC where he served as a Fire Direction Officer, Battalion Ammo Officer, Platoon Leader, and Executive Officer deploying to Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan. Following his assignment with the 18th Field Artillery Brigade, LTC Boring transitioned to the Signal Corps and served as the Network Officer-In-Charge for the Multinational Forces Iraq Strategic Operations Center in Iraq.
After completing the Signal Captain’s Career Course, LTC Boring served as the S-6 for both the 202nd and 297th Military Intelligence Battalions within the 513th Military Intelligence Brigade. LTC Boring served as Commander, Headquarters and Headquarters Service Company, 297th Battalion, 513th Military Intelligence Brigade.
Following command, LTC Boring attended the Army Acquisition Basic Course as well as the Army Acquisition Intermediate Contracting Course. Following completion of Intermediate Level Education, LTC Boring earned a Master of Science in Nutrition and Integrative Health from the Maryland University of Integrative Health and is Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act Level III trained in Program Management.
LTC Boring’s acquisition assignments include, Assistant Program Manager with the Missile Defense Agency, Systems Acquisition Manager with the United States Army Special Operations Command, Legislative Liaison with the Missile Defense Agency, and the Military Deputy for the Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology) Forward – CENTCOM.
LTC Boring currently serves as the Product Manager, Multi-Mission Protected Vehicle Systems.
LTC Boring’s awards and decorations include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal with oak leaf cluster, the Meritorious Service Medal with oak leaf cluster, the Army Commendation Medal with oak leaf cluster, the Army Achievement Medal, and the Air Assault Badge.