Charles Faint and Michael Harris

MAJ Charles Faint is a Military Intelligence officer, and MAJ Michael Harris is a Special Forces officer.  Between the two of them, they have held various leadership and staff positions in the Joint Special Operations Command, the 7th Special Forces Group, the 5th Special Forces Group, the 75th Ranger Regiment, and the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment.  They also served a combined total of 11 combat tours in Afghanistan and Iraq.

The authors propose implementing F3EAD methodology, which has met with success in the SOF community, across the force.