E.J. Degen

 Colonel E.J. Degen has served 28 years as a Field Artillery Officer in the U.S. Army.  He has two Master’s Degrees in Military Arts and Science and is a graduate of both the School of Advanced Military Studies and the Joint Advanced Warfighter School.  He currenty is the Director of the Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) Study Group which is writing the Army’s history of OEF.

As the Army resets after protracted wars in Iraq and Afghanistan it is an appropriate time to challenge  existing Army beliefs about force structures and design.