Brig. Gen. Yoo-bong Heo is the Commander of the ROK CBRN School since 2019. Before covering this role he was the Commander of the CBRN Defense Command. Starting his career as Chemical Support Officer of the ROKA’s 1st Division, he was among others Head of the Battle Development of the Army’s CBR School as well as CBR Operation Planning Officer of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of South Korea (JCS) and Head of the 11th Chemical Battalion of the FROKA. He graduated from the Korea Military Academy in 1987 and holds a degree in Organic Chemistry of the Military Academy of Military Sciences.