Brigadier General Isaac J. Peltier currently serves as the deputy commanding general for Operations, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command at Peterson Space Force Base, Colorado.
BG Peltier most recently served as the commanding general for Special Operations Joint Task Force Levant. Prior to that, he served as the deputy commanding general for Support, 4th Infantry Division at Fort Carson, Colorado.
Peltier grew up in Denver, Colorado, and was commissioned into the Field Artillery in 1992 after graduating from the University of Colorado at Boulder. After serving in assignments with the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, and 2nd Infantry Division in Korea, Peltier completed the Special Forces Qualification Course and transferred to Special Forces. He served as a Special Forces detachment, company, battalion, and group commander in the 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne) at Fort Carson, and in Stuttgart, Germany. He has served in joint special operations assignments with the United States Special Operations Command and Special Operations Command Central at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, and as commander of Special Operations Command North at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. He also served as the assistant chief of staff with the NATO-led Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan. His service overseas includes multiple deployments to the Middle East, Central Asia and Europe.
BG Peltier holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Colorado and a Master of Military Art and Science from the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College School of Advanced Military Studies. He is a distinguished graduate of the United States Army War College earning a master’s degree in Strategic Studies.