Maj. Gen. Paul R. Lister
Deputy Commanding General
Mobilization and Reserve Affairs
U.S. Army, Pacific (USARPAC)

Maj. Gen. Paul R. Lister

     Maj. Gen. Paul Lister was born in El Paso, Texas and graduated from New Mexico State University in 1963 with an ROTC commission. He also holds a Masters Degree in Social Work and Business Administration from the University of Hawaii. Maj. Gen. Lister became Deputy Commanding General (DCG), Reserve Components, for the US Army Pacific in January 1991 and went on to serve as Deputy Commanding General for US Army Reserve, US Army Pacific.

     Lister served three tours in Vietnam before embarking upon a distinguished career in the US Army Reserve that included commanding the 100th Battalion, 442nd Infantry Regiment and Commanding General of the IX Corps at Fort DeRussy.

     Among his decorations, Lister earned two Distinguished Service Medals, the Silver Star and three Bronze Stars. In his civilian career he was Vice President for Ancillary Services, Queens Medical Center in Honolulu, as well as the President of the Hawaii Chamber of Commerce. Since 1996, Lister has held the rank of Associate Professor of Business at Eureka College, where he was also the Director of the Ronald W. Reagan Leadership Program.


USARPAC postures and prepares the force for unified land operations, responds to threats, sustains and protects the force, and builds military relationships that develop partner defense capacity in order to contribute to a stable and secure U.S. Pacific Command area of responsibility.


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