Sherwood (Woody) D. Goldberg, Esquire
Sherwood (Woody) D. Goldberg is a graduate of Dickinson College (B.A.), the University of Pennsylvania (M.A.), and Temple University School of Law (J.D.). He is a retired U.S. Army Colonel, having served as an Infantry Officer with the 4th Armored Division in Germany, the First Infantry Division (Big Red One) for two tours of duty in Vietnam as a mechanized Infantry Company Commander, Brigade Headquarters Company Commander, Assistant Brigade and Division Plans and Operations Officer, and subsequently as an Associate Professor in the Department of Social Sciences, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, N.Y.
Among his military decorations are the Combat Infantryman’s Badge, the Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal, Bronze Star( two for valor, five for achievement), and the Army Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters. He was awarded both the Ranger Tab and Parachutist Wings. He was elected a “Friend of West Point” in 2000. On September 29, 2005, he was inducted as a Distinguished Member of the 16th Regiment (DMOR) in a ceremony at Fort Riley, Kansas. He is an “Honorary Capital Guardian” of the District of Columbia National Guard.
For more than twenty-six years, Mr. Goldberg served as Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor to General (Ret.) Alexander M. Haig, Jr., the 59th U.S. Secretary of State, both in the Department of State and in the private sector. Currently, Mr. Goldberg is President of SDG International, an international advisory firm; Senior Advisor for Asian Affairs at The CNA Corporation in Alexandria, Virginia; member of the Board of Directors of TurboCombustor Technologies, Inc., an aerospace company located in Stuart, Florida; a member of the Board of Directors of Douglas Machine, Inc., located in Cincinnati, Ohio; and a member of the Board of Directors of AeroSat,Inc., located in Amherst, N.H., also in the aerospace field. He serves as military expert for the law firm of Berger&Montague, P.C. Mr. Goldberg is a member of the Bar of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He and his wife, Susan, maintain residences in Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.