Major Brittany S. McCullough is a native of Hartford, Connecticut, raised in San Diego, California. She attended San Francisco State University and graduated in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice.
Upon graduation from San Francisco State University, Major McCullough was commissioned a Second Lieutenant and reported to The Basic School in October of 2007. After completion of The Basic School, she attended primary flight school in Corpus Christi, TX and then advanced flight school in Milton, FL. She was designated a naval aviator on June 18, 2010. She was selected for training as a UH-1Y Helicopter pilot and reported to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Training Squadron (HMLAT) 303 aboard Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Camp Pendleton, CA in July 2010.
In February 2011, Major McCullough reported to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron (HMLA) 369 aboard MCAS Camp Pendleton, CA. During her tenure with the World Famous Gunfighters, Major McCullough served as NATOPs, Ground Training, and section Maintenance Officers. She deployed to Camp Bastion, Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom November 2011 to May 2012.
In May 2015, Major McCullough returned to HMLAT-303 where she served as an Assistant NATOPS Instructor pilot and completed Expeditionary Warfare School (EWS) Blended Resident Seminar onboard MCAS Camp Pendleton.
In October 2017, Major McCullough reported to Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron (HHS) Yuma on MCAS Yuma where she served as the Operations Officer and transitioned to the HH-1N to execute Search and Rescue missions. Major McCullough completed Command and Staff non-resident seminar in May 2017.
In January 2019, Major McCullough assumed her current position as the Executive Officer for HHS Yuma.
Maj McCullough is married to Matthew McCullough of Silverthorne, CO. They have two children, Greta and Betsy.