Lieutenant General (Ret.) Nadja West is the 44th Army Surgeon General and the former Commanding General of the US Army Medical Command. She previously served as the Joint Staff Surgeon, the Deputy Chief of Staff for Support at US Army Medical Command, and the Commanding General of Europe Regional Medical Command. She holds degrees from the United States Military Academy (BS), George Washington University (MD), and the National War College (MS). Nadja serves as an Independent Director of the Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) and Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC). She is also a Trustee at the National Recreation Foundation, a Director at Americares, and a Trustee at Mount St. Mary’s University.