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Col Kimberlee Aiello, FACHE

Former Commander

44th Medical Brigade

Colonel Kimberlee Aiello served as a Medical Service Corps officer in the Army and is currently transitioning to the Colorado area after 28 years of service. She has held numerous leadership and staff positions with her most recent as the CEO (Commander) of the 44th Medical Brigade, Fort Bragg, where she led the Department of Defense medical mission for COVID-19 response to FEMA Regions I-IV/VI and the Javits New York Medical Station. Colonel Aiello holds a master of healthcare administration degree from Baylor University and a master of strategy degree from Air University. She is an ACHE Fellow and the recipient of numerous awards including the Order of Military Medical Merit and the AMEDD’s 9A Proficiency Designator.


Agility and Leadership: A Look Inside the DoD’s Response to the COVID-19 Crisis

Presented by Col Kimberlee Aiello, FACHE, Jarrod McGee, FACHE at 1:00 PM on Friday, March 26th.

This session will begin with a brief review of the COVID-19 pandemic and the strain placed on national medical systems to develop the situational background leading in to the New York City request for federal assistance. The program will focus on the leadership and teambuilding required to deploy two full military hospitals in 48 hours,…