Parking Alert - The parades scheduled for Friday afternoon and Saturday Oct. 3, have been canceled due to weather. During football Game Day Saturday, the Parade Ground will be closed to parking. Parking will be on a first-come, first-served, basis on paved areas only. Tailgating will not be allowed on the Parade Ground. For more information, click here.
Mr. Thomas Atkinson
Recruiting Operation Officer of Army ROTC
P:  (540) 464-7680

Main Office P:  (540) 464-7351
F:  (540) 464-7639

Virginia Military Institute
2020 Kilbourne Hall
Lexington, VA  24450

Contact Army ROTC

Captain Samuel D. Carney

Assistant Professor
Military Science & Leadership

2063 Kilbourne Hall
Virginia Military Institute
Lexington, VA  24450
P:  (540) 464-7351
F:  (540) 464-7639

Captain Carney graduated from the Virginia Military Institute in 2003 with a Bachelor’s of Arts in History and Minor in Spanish. He was commissioned as an Infantry Second Lieutenant in the Virginia Army National Guard. In 2005 he transferred to the West Virginia National Guard to join 19th Special Forces Group. His previous duty assignments include: Infantry Platoon Leader, Special Forces Company XO, and Special Forces Detachment Commander. As a civilian, Capt. Carney has worked for Booz Allen Hamilton where he consulted with CENTCOM, Joint Staff, Navy and CYBERCOM. Capt. Carney currently serves as the Military Science I Branch chief in the Army ROTC Department. His deployments include Operation Enduring Freedom in 2009 where he served as a Detachment Commander and Battle Captain.