Aaron W. Childers

Major Aaron W. Childers is a U.S. Army infantry officer with deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. He is currently attending the Naval War College. The views expressed here are the author’s alone and do not reflect those of the US Army, the Naval War College or the Department of Defense. You can follow him on Twitter @childersaw.

Given current adversaries and the changing nature of the world we live in today, the US Army needs to embrace Secretary Work’s advice on the need for innovation.