MAJ Worthan grew up in rural Iowa with two older brothers. He graduated USMA in 2003 after majoring in Engineering Psychology and playing 4 years of Army Rugby. After completing the Infantry Officer Basic Course, Airborne School and Ranger School he completed platoon leadership assignments at 1-32 IN, Ft Drum, NY and 3-75 Rangers, Ft Benning, GA. After serving as a company executive officer for C Co. at 3-75 Rangers, he then completed the Jumpmaster course and the Maneuver Captains Career Course. He commanded Kilo Troop, 2d Squadron, 11th ACR at Ft Irwin, CA for 19 months before attending graduate school. MAJ Worthan has been deployed for 19 total months with 3 deployments to Iraq and 1 to Afghanistan.
PL100: General Psychology for Leaders