Assistant Professors of Military Science


CPT Matthew Rosebaugh

MS I/II Instructor

Date Assigned: August 2017

Branch/MOS: Aviation

Military Education: Maintenance Officer Course, CH-47F Instructor Pilot Course, Aviation Captain’s Career Course, Air Force Electronic Warfare Course, MH-47G Qualification Course, Officer Green Platoon, Combatives Level 1, Aviation Basic Officer Leadership Course, Rotary Wing Aviator – OH-58D Qualification, SERE School, Air Assault School, and Airborne School

Awards and Decorations: Meritorious Service Medal, Bronze Star, Air Medal, Army Commendation Medal (2), Army Achievement Medal (2),  Afghanistan Campaign Medal (1 Campaign Star), Iraqi Campaign Medal (2 Campaign Stars),Combat Action Badge, Aviator Badge, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, Overseas Service Ribbon, NATO Medal, Army Service Ribbon, and the Order of Saint Michael – Bronze Award

Key Assignments: Assistant S-3 and Alpha Company Commander, 1-223d Aviation Regiment at Fort Rucker, Alabama; Operations Officer, Executive Officer and Platoon Leader Bravo Company, 2-160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne) at Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Forward Observer, Bravo Battery, 2-319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Personal: CPT Rosebaugh is married to Holley and has two daughters, Harper and Reese.


CPT Yecenia Diaz

Operations Officer

Date Assigned: September 2017

Branch/MOS: Military Police

Military Education: Domestic Violence Intervention Training, Military Police Basic Officer Leader’s Course, Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention Course, and the Military Police Captain’s Career Course

Awards and Decorations: Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal (2), Army Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, and Army Service Ribbon


Key Assignments:  Provost Marshal, Area Support Group-Kuwait; Commander 116th Military Police Company, Fort Riley, Kansas; Battalion Assistant S3, Fort Riley, Kansas; Brigade Commander’s Adjutant, Fort Hood, Texas; Directorate of Emergency Services Operations Officer, Fort Hood, Texas; Executive Officer, HHD of 720th Military Police Battalion, Fort Hood, Texas; Platoon Leader, 202nd Military Police Company, Fort Bliss, Texas.

Personal: CPT Diaz has a four year old son named Dominic.


MAJ Matthew Hayden

Newark Instructor

Date Assigned: October 2017

Branch/MOS: Aviation

Military Education: TH-67/OH-58A/C Qualification and Instructor Pilot Course, Aviation Captains Career Course, AH-64D Qualification Course, Aviation Basic Officer Development Course, DUNKER, SERE, Primary Leadership Development Course.

Awards and Decorations: Meritorious Service Medal, Air Medal (3), Army Commendation Medal (5), Army Achievement Medal, National Defense Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal (1 Campaign Star), Iraqi Campaign Medal (2 Campaign Stars), Global War on Terror Expeditionary Medal, Overseas Service Ribbon (3), Global War on Terror Service Medal, NCO Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, NATO Medal, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Combat Action Badge, Senior Army Aviator Badge, and the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge (Gold).

Key Assignments:Fort Rucker, AL USAACE (Unites States Army Aviation Center of Excellence): Battalion S-3, Brigade Assistant S-3, Headquarters Company Commander, Airfield Commander, Instructor Pilot, Instructor/Writer/Platoon Trainer

Fort Hood, TX: 1st Cavalry Division, 1st Aviation Combat Brigade, 4-227th Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, C Company – Platoon Leader, Battalion Assistant S-3, Task Force S-3; OEF/OIF

Fort Carson, CO: 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, 4th Squadron, Tomahawk Troop; AH-64D Armament/Avionics/Electrical Repairer NCO; OIF

Personal: MAJ Hayden has a BS in Aerospace Engineering, a MS in Industrial Engineering and is married to Lauren with four children; 16, 15, 8, and 5 years old; Devlin, Alexis, Xyler and Coraline.