A local of Fairfield, Lt. Col. Donald J. Mosinski, son of Leonard J. and CoeAnn Mosinski, additionally of Fairfield, was promoted to colonel throughout a latest ceremony at Iowa Nationwide Guard Joint Forces Headquarters in Johnston. .
With greater than 33 years of service within the Iowa Military Nationwide Guard, Mosinski at the moment serves because the group’s director of logistics.
A 1985 graduate of Fairfield Excessive Faculty, Mosinski has beforehand served as commander of the 185th Fight Upkeep Assist Battalion, Johnston, chief of the distribution administration division at Joint Forces Headquarters and as an operations officer for assist from the 248th Aviation Assist Battalion. positioned in Boone.
Mosinski was deployed to Iraq with the 224th Engineer Battalion in 2004 as a battalion upkeep officer, chief of all battalion upkeep operations. In 2016, he was deployed to Afghanistan with the 185th CSSB because the battalion commander.
Mosinski earned a BA from Simpson School (1990) and an MA from Graceland School (2012).
He at the moment resides at Audubon, along with his spouse Jennifer S. Mosinski. She is the daughter of Robert E. and Marlene J. Schossow of Pomeroy. The Mosinskis have three youngsters: Sarah, Rachel, and Luke.