Aaron Bazin

Lieutenant Colonel Aaron Bazin is a Functional Area 59 officer and currently works at Joint and Army Concepts Directorate at the Army Capabilities and Integration Center at Fort Eustis, Va. Previously, he served as U.S. Central Command as lead planner for the 2010 Iraq Transition Plan and other planning efforts. His operational deployments include Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait, and Jordan.

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