Brig. Gen. Kevin Vereen was born at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, and is a native of Fayetteville. He graduated from Campbell University in North Carolina in 1988.
Vereen’s military assignments include: Platoon Leader and Fire Direction Officer, 18th ABN Corps Artillery, Fort Bragg, NC; Battery Executive Officer, A Battery, 1/4th FA Battalion, 2d ID, Camp Pelham, Korea; Operations Officer, US Army Intelligence & Security Command, Fort Belvoir, VA; S-3 Plans Officer, 759th Military Police Battalion, Fort Carson, CO; Company Commander,
984th Military Police Company, Fort Carson; Detachment Commander, Alpha Company, 9th Psychological Operations Battalion (Airborne), Fort Bragg; Company Commander, Charlie Company, 9th Psychological Operations Battalion (Airborne) Fort Bragg; Battalion S-3, 728th Military Police Battalion, Taegu, Korea; Executive Officer, 728th Military Police Battalion, Taegu; Captain’s Career Course Branch Chief, United States Army Military Police School (USAMPS), Fort Leonard Wood, MO; Chief, Command and Tactics Division, USAMPS, Fort Leonard Wood; Chief, Quality Assurance for Military Police Training, Fort Leonard Wood; Commander, 701st Military Police Battalion, Fort Leonard Wood; Deputy Brigade Commander, 42d Military Police Brigade, Fort Lewis, WA; Director, Plans and Operations, USAMPS, Fort Leonard Wood; Brigade Commander, 14th Military Police Brigade, Fort Leonard Wood; Provost Marshal, United States Army Forces Command, Fort Bragg; Executive Officer to the Commanding General, United States Army Forces Command, Fort Bragg; and Commandant, United States Army Military Police School. In June 2017, BG Vereen was assigned to the United States Army Recruiting Command, Fort Knox, KY.
Vereen’s military and civilian schools include: United States Army Airborne and Air Assault Schools, Field Artillery Officer Basic Course, Military Police Officer’s Advance Course, Protective Services Course, Psychological Operations and Civil Affairs Course, Command and General Staff College, Spanish Language School, and the United States Army War College. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from Campbell University, a Master’s Degree in International Relations from Troy State University, and a Master’s Degree in Strategic Studies from the United States Army War College. He is an active member of the Military Police Regimental Association (MPRA) and the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP).
Vereen’s military awards include: the Legion of Merit w/2 OLC; Bronze Star Medal; Meritorious Service Medal w/4 OLC; Army Commendation Medal w/3 OLC; and the Army Achievement Medal w/1 OLC; National Defense Service Medal; Global War on Terrorism Medal; Iraqi Campaign Medal; Korean Defense Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal