Charles Partridge

Independent Consultant 2003 to Present and Government Relations Dir, American Military Society
Legislative Counsel, National Association for Uniformed Services (NAUS), Springfield, VA, 1984-2003)

  • Directed legislative activities of NAUS; participated in and led coalition of Veterans Organizations, coordinated NAUS’ Political Action Committee
  • Founding member and Co-Director National Military/Veterans Alliance
  • Founding member and Chairman, Medical Committee, The Military Coalition
  • Member, Department of Defense TRICARE Beneficiary Advisory Committee
  • Member, Presidential Transition Advisory Team, 2000-2001
  • Delivered testimony on numerous occasions before Veterans Affairs, Armed 

Services, Appropriations and other committees of the U S Congress. Subjects included: military health care, compensation, retired pay, survivor benefit plans, personnel strength levels, force levels, military readiness, military base closures, commissaries and exchanges.

  • Keynote speaker at numerous Military Retiree Days and Chapter Meetings to audiences of 100 to 2500. These included Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force Bases.
  • Frequent TV panelist, Mid-Week with Bob Siegrist, a 30-minute syndicated public affairs program, other radio and regional TV programs.
    Military Service: Retired 1984

Senior military experience

  • Chief of Staff, Army Intelligence and Security Command
  • Executive Officer, Office of Legislative Liaison, Secretary of the Army
  • Chief of Staff, 2nd Infantry Division, Korea
  • Commander, Division Support Command, 2nd Infantry Division
  • Commander, Air Defense Artillery Bn, 3rd Armored Division, Germany
  • Operations Officer and Advisor, Republic of Vietnam

Organizational Membership

  • Capitol Hill Executive Service Club
  • Capitol Hill Club
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars
  • Military Officers Association of America
  • National Association for Uniformed Services


  • Masters in Public Administration, Pennsylvania State University
  • B.S. in Law, University of Alabama
  • Army War College, Carlisle, PA
  • Command and General Staff College, Leavenworth, KS