Albert Sciarretta

Albert Sciarretta is a Senior Research Fellow at the Center for Technology and National Security Policy (CTNSP), National Defense University.  A retired Army armor officer, his service included operational assignments, instructing at the U.S. Military Academy, acting as a technology officer on armored vehicle task forces, and serving as Assistant to the Chief Scientist, U.S. Army Materiel Command.  He holds dual M.S. degrees — Operations Research and Mechanical Engineering — from Stanford University, and a B.S. degree in General Engineering from the U.S. Military Academy.

In the future global environment, the U.S. military will rely more heavily on distributed command groups for managing and responding to crises and threats.