Mrs.Lisa D. Weatherington assumed her current duties as the Deputy Director, Human Resources for the Regional Health Command -Atlantic, Ft. Belvoir on 15 September 2011. Her most recent previous assignment was as Director, Human Resources, US Army Garrison, Walter Reed Army Medical Center from March 16, 2009 to September 15, 2011. She previously served as Program Manager, Marketing and Communications at Walter Reed Army Medical Center from 2007-2009.
Mrs. Weatherington is a retired United States Army Medical Service Corps Colonel who served in command and staff positions over a span of almost 30 years. She assumed duties as the Deputy Chief, Medical Service Corps from 2004-2007. Prior to this assignment, she was the Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel, US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, the installation G-1 and Troop Commander at Ft. Detrick, MD and Assistant Chief of Staff for Personnel/G-1 for the North Atlantic Regional Medical Command, Washington, DC.
Mrs. Weatherington served in various positions at all Army levels. She served in the 5th Infantry Division, US Army Aeromedical Center, Nurnberg Army Hospital, Bamberg Health Clinic, Radar Health clinic, 18th Medical Command, US Army Personnel Command, US Army Medical Research and Material Command, Office of the Medical Service Corps and Office of the Army Surgeon General. Her military awards include the Legion of Merit (3 awards), Meritorious Service Medal (8 awards), Army Commendation Medal (2 awards), Army Achievement Award (3 awards), Superior Civilian Service Award, Commander’s Award for Civilian Service, Army Achievement Medal for Civilian Service, DA Civilian Certificate of Achievement, Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, Expert Field Medical Badge, Army Staff Identification Badge, Order of Military Medical Merit Award and Supervisor of the Year, 2010. Mrs. Weatherington also holds The Surgeon General’s “A” Proficiency Designator for professional excellence. Mrs. Weatherington has been granted and assigned the distinction of Distinguished Member of the US Army Medical Department Regiment.
Mrs. Weatherington maintains professional affiliations and membership on several boards of directors. She is a board certified healthcare executive and is a Fellow in the American College of Health Care Executives. Ms. Weatherington is a member of the Interagency Institute for Federal Health Care Executives. She is also involved in numerous community and church related boards and holds several leadership positions. Mrs. Weatherington is a native of Petersburg, Virginia. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education from St. Augustine’s College in 1978. She graduated Magna Cum Laude and was designated a Distinguished Military Graduate upon graduation from ROTC. On 21 June 2002, she was inducted into the St. Augustine’s College Army ROTC Hall of Fame. She was awarded a Master of Science Degree in Personnel Management in 1983 from Troy State University in Montgomery, Alabama.
She and her husband Walter have two children, one daughter-in-law, 2 granddaughters, and 1 grandson: Linwood, Brigetta, Vanessa, Laila, Blaire and Wolfgang.