Gary M. Klein

Gary M. Klein has served as a tank platoon leader, tank company executive officer, cavalry troop commander and headquarters troop commander including deployments to Iraq, Afghanistan, and Djibouti. He has also served as an observer coach-trainer at the Joint Readiness Training Center and a small group leader at the Maneuver Captain’s Career Course. Gary is currently a student at the School of Advanced Military Studies. Twitter: @garymklein

To succeed in complex environments, military leaders must change their leadership from a leader-centric to a more follower-centric model.

Writing and advice in the military often focus on key developmental positions – even though we spend most of our time on staff or broadening assignments.