RaeAnne Pae recently transitioned from the U.S. Army as a Captain, having served seven years on Active Duty. She relocated from Fort Campbell, KY to NYC where she is currently working as the Board Event Manager in the Marketing Division at NYSE Euronext.
RaeAnne commissioned as a Military Intelligence officer in the U.S. Army in 2005 and was stationed at Fort Bragg, NC. She deployed to Talil, Iraq in 2007 as a company Executive Officer with the 82nd Airborne Division’s 1st Brigade Combat Team. While there she managed logistics and operations for her unit to conduct intelligence operations across southern Iraq.
In 2010 she deployed to Kandahar, Afghanistan as the unit intelligence officer for 2/17 Air Cavalry Squadron of the 101st Airborne Division. In this role, RaeAnne led several cross-functional teams to identify strategic vulnerabilities and opportunities for coalition forces throughout Kandahar Province. Following their redeployment to the U.S., RaeAnne took command of the Headquarters & Headquarters Troop of 2/17 Cavalry Squadron where she was responsible for over 100 Soldiers insuring their training, welfare, and morale during preparation for another deployment to Afghanistan in 2012.
RaeAnne was born and raised in Shelbyville, KY. She received a BS in Psychology from Morehead State University. RaeAnne and her husband (also a veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan) live in NYC and both continue to navigate the transition process as they settle into their new life.