Brig. Gen. Christine Rummel serves as Mobilization Assistant to the Commanding General, U.S. Army Cyber Command.
She was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Signal Corps via the Reserve Officer Training Corps program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in 1992.
During her first active duty tour in the Regular Army Rummel served as a Multiple Subscriber Equipment Platoon Leader and later as Battalion Personnel Officer (S1) for the 32nd Signal Battalion, in Darmstadt, Germany. While in the 32nd she also served as the Bravo Company Executive Officer and Battalion S1. Following her tour in Germany she served as Brigade Signal Officer for the 16th Military Police Brigade (Airborne) at Fort Bragg, N.C.
Following duty at Fort Bragg, Rummel left active duty for service in the U.S. Army Reserve (USAR). Her USAR assignments have included duty as Plans Officer and Communications Electronics Staff Officer, Army Network Enterprise Technology Command; Commander, 4th Battalion, 415th Regiment (SROTC) (USAR); Information Management Officer (G6), U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne); and G6, 108th Training Command (Initial Entry Training). Prior to her assignment to ARCYBER she served as the Commander, 5th Brigade (Signal), 102nd Training Division (Maneuver Support) (USAR).
Rummel's mobilization assignments include duty as Automation Officer, U.S. Army Forces Command (FORSCOM) G6, Fort McPherson, Ga.; Base Operations Division Chief, Special Operations Component Command-Central J6, MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. and Camp As Sayliyah, Qatar; Combined Forces Special Operations Component Command-Afghanistan, Kabul, Afghanistan; and a dual-hat assignment as Deputy Commander, 335th Signal Command (Theater)(Provisional) and Communications-Integrator Afghanistan.
During her public sector career Rummel has worked with Motorola and Home Depot. She is currently a Department of the Army civilian employee at FORSCOM, where she was the Cyber Support to Corps and Below lead and now serves as Enterprise Branch Chief in the FORSCOM G6.
Rummel has earned a bachelor's degree in Aeronautical Engineering; a master’s certificate in Program Management; and master's degrees in Business Administration and Strategic Studies.
Her military education includes the Signal Officer Basic and Advanced Courses; the Branch Automation Officer Course; the Combined Arms and Services Staff School; the Army Command and General Staff College; the Army Cyber Operations Planners Course; and the U.S. Army War College.
Rummel's awards, decorations and badges include the Bronze Star Medal; the Defense Meritorious Service Medal; the Meritorious Service Medal (with three oak leaf clusters); the Army Commendation Medal (with oak leaf cluster); the Army Achievement Medal; the National Defense Service Medal; the Afghanistan Campaign Medal; the Army Service Ribbon; the NATO Afghan Service Ribbon; the Parachutist Badge; and Singapore jump wings.