Michael Baumann

Michael Baumann

ARMY / Lakeville

About Michael:

Lieutenant Colonel Baumann (U.S. Army, Retired) served in the Armed Forces, ARMY for 20+ years and is currently serving the Lakeville, MN Community as their Superintendent of Schools.

He is a veteran of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.

Baumann commanded an Army Battalion Task Force in the First Cavalry Division fighting in Baghdad, Iraq from March 2004 – March 2005.

Military awards and decorations include:

  • Legion of Merit Medal
  • Bronze Star Medal
  • Meritorious Service Medal
  • Joint Services Commendation Medal
  • Iraq Campaign Medal
  • The Ranger Tab
  • The Jungle Expert Badge
  • The Parachutists Badge
  • The Air Assault Badge

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Michael’s Playlist:

“Comfortably Numb” – Pink Floyd
“When I’m Gone” – 3 Doors Down
“Seven Bridges Road” – The Eagles (Live)
“Down in a Hole” – Alice in Chains
“Paint it Black” – The Rolling Stones
“Natural” – Imagine Dragons
“It’s Good to be King (Live)” – Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers