COL Angelene Hemingway entered the Army as a Nurse Corps Officer in November 1986. She has enjoyed a variety of assignments as Staff Nurse Neurology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center; Operating Room Nurse, Walter Reed Army Medical Center; Staff Public Health Nurse and Chief Public Health Nursing, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany; Staff Officer, United States Army Center for Health Promotion and Prevention; Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Maryland; Consultant and Chief Public Health Nursing, 18th Medical Command, Seoul Korea; Chief Clinical Services, Department of Medicine, 121 General Hospital, Seoul Korea; Consultant Public Health Nursing, Western Region Medical Command and Chief Public Health Nursing, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington; Battalion Commander, 2d Medical Recruiting Command, Fort Gillem, Georgia; Chief of the Joint Warrior Transition Division, J3- Joint Taskforce CapMed, the Pentagon. Deputy Commander, Nursing, Chief Clinical Operations, CP Adder, Iraq. Her last assignment, prior to assuming command of Rodriguez Army Health Clinic, was Chief Clinical Operations and Chief Nurse, 47th Combat Support Hospital, Joint Base Lewis McChord, Washington.
COL Hemingway received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She also holds a Masters of Public Health from the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill North Carolina and a Masters in National Resource Strategy from the Industrial College of the Armed Forces. Her military education included the Army Medical Department Officer Basic and Advance Courses, The U.S Army Command and General Staff College and National Defense University.
COL Hemingway’s awards and decorations include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal with four Oak Leaf Clusters, the Joint Meritorious Unit Award, the Army Commendation Medal with four Oak Leaf Clusters, and the Army Achievement Medal with one Oak Leaf Cluster). She is a member the Order of Military Merit.